Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in seeking a position with our department. Our vision is student housing for student success and that vision informs all that we do. If you possess a positive attitude, value respect, hard work and service excellence, we are committed to providing you with an engaging learning environment to develop you as a lifelong learner.

Professional Staff:

Assistant Director for Conference Services & Operations

The Assistant Director for Conference Services is responsible for providing day to day management and direction for the conference and events program, as well as the summer intern housing program for the University of Miami. Overall responsibilities for the operational aspects of the program include setting priorities for marketing and sales efforts to meet revenue goals, managing the group contracting process, nurturing and developing service provider relationships, as well as setting and assessing customer service standards.

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Assistant Director for Residential Life, Safety & Security

The Assistant Director for Residential Life, Safety & Security is responsible for the development of the professional and student staff and daily operational logistics of the Housing and Residential Life Safety and Security program at the University of Miami.

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Student Staff:

Conference Assistant

This student position works during the summer with our Conference Services team as the customer service representatives for all summer guests and is directly responsible for: managing the check-in/check-out, reception desk coverage, crisis response, and more. This position provides a great experience for those seeking a career in hospitality/tourism management, guest services, or those looking to gain transferable skills to become more well-rounded.

Attendance at an information session is required to apply. All information sessions take place in the Housing & Residenital Life conference room located in Eaton Residential College.

  • February 12, 2018 at 1 p.m.
  • February 14, 2018 at 9 a.m.
  • February 14, 2018 at 2:30 p.m.
  • February 22, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, February 25, 2018 and are available upon attending a mandatory information session. 

Full position description: Conference Assistant

Desk Assistant

Desk Assistants must have a high degree of integrity and display continuous commitment toward customer service and the Desk Assistant position. The ability to interact with a variety of student, faculty, and staff personalities requires patience, use of initiative, and an ability to think quickly. An average shift includes greeting students, staff and guests, being a resource for anyone visiting the reception desk, as well as assisting with emergency procedures.

Full position description: Desk Assistant

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Marketing Assistant

Marketing Assistants work directly with the Marketing Specialist and are responsible for a variety of projects and tasks related to marketing, graphic design, social media, video production and other forms of creative content. The ideal applicant will have proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and is majoring in advertising, marketing, public relations, broadcast journalism or similar. More than just student employees, Marketing Assistants have the opportunity to handle projects from start to finish.

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Program Assistant

Program Assistants support the programmatic needs of residential areas by requesting quotes, confirming orders, reserving space and other day-to-day management items. 

Full position description: Program Assistant

Program Assistant selection process is now complete for the 2017-2018 Academic Year. 
Check back for information on the 2018-2019 process.

Resident Assistant

Resident Assistants are student staff members that help students learn about life at Miami and in your residential community. Living on the floor, RAs serve as resources, support persons, and are there to provide a top quality residential experience.

Full position description: Resident Assistant

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Security Assistant

Security Assistants (SA) are part-time student employees who are responsible for the night-time security operations of all the Residential Colleges. The main function of a Security Assistant is to screen individuals entering the residential colleges between 10:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m., verifying residency and registering guests.

Full position description: Security Assistant

Security Assistant selection process is now complete for the 2018 Spring Semester. 

Security Supervisors

Security Supervisors are part-time student employees who have been promoted from Security Assistant. The supervisor role is responsible for managing and overseeing the SAs and supporting their needs during the overnight shifts. Only current Security Assistants are eligible for this position.

Full position description: Security Supervisor

The Safety & Security management staff are responsible for selecting Security Supervisors.