About Residence Life and Housing

Summer Operations Assistant


Summer Operations Assistants (SOAs) perform a variety of duties during the summer break as our physical spaces are improved across campus. This position will challenge the abilities of the chosen candidates and offer them valuable business skills in communication and organization, as well as a basic understanding of facilities management. SOAs report to the Coordinator of Housing Operations while receiving leadership from an Operations Intern.

This position requires approximately twelve (12) hours each week of on-site work in addition to serving on the “On Call” rotation for Clairmont Campus. Site work should be expected to take place in any residential facility at Clairmont or central campus. The staff member on call responds to a variety of situations to assist the residents and facilities while the Clairmont office is closed. Staff members are typically on call once every two weeks.


Responsibilities shall include but are not limited to:

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Employment Dates

Dates of employment for Summer 2014 are from Wednesday, May 14, 2014 through Saturday, August 16, 2014.

Summer Operations Assistants may take one four-day vacation during the summer. SOAs must submit vacation requests by June 5, 2014.

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While employed, SOAs will share a two-bedroom apartment at Clairmont Campus with another staff member. Please note that during this time period, there is no hourly compensation for these shifts other than housing.

Summer housing assignments will end on August 16, 2014. At this time, we will transition you to your fall on-campus housing assignment (if applicable) or you will need to move off-campus if you will not be living on-campus for the fall semester.


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Please submit the following to apply:

Completed applications must be submitted online by 5PM on Wednesday, March 19, 2014.


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Additional Information

For additional information, please contact:

Josh Gilbert, Coordinator of Housing Operations
Office of Residence Life and Housing
Emory University
DUC/Drawer B
Atlanta, GA 30322
Phone: 404.712.8221
Email: joshua.b.gilbert@emory.edu


Emory University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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