Area Coordinator (Student Services Professional III), Temporary, 2 Openings (501184)

  • Sonoma State University
  • Rohnert Park, California
  • Jun 17, 2021
Full Time Education and Training Public Health

Job Description

Application Process
This position is open until filled. For full consideration, please submit application, along with cover letter and resume.

Please review the position description listed above for full scope of responsibilities and qualifications.
Job Summary
Under general direction of the Associate Director of Residential Education and Campus Housing (Associate Director) and/or the Assistant Director of Residential Conduct, the Area Coordinator (AC) performs a wide variety of generally complex Student Service professional work in the coordination and implementation of the Residential Education and Campus Housing Program within the residential community. In addition, the incumbent is responsible for recognizing specific program needs and for developing approaches for possible implementations to meet these needs.
Key Qualifications
This position requires a bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university in a job-related field and three years of progressively responsible professional student services work experience in housing and student affairs, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A master's degree in related field is preferred and may be substituted for one year of experience. Must have experience working with college-age students and/or acting as an academic advisor. A doctorate degree and the appropriate internship or clinical training in counseling or guidance may be substituted for the three years of experience. Intermediate proficiency with computers, Google Suite and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) required. The successful candidate must possess a clean driving record and possess and/or be willing to obtain a valid California State driver's license.
Salary and Benefits
Starting salary placement depends on qualifications, experience and salary budget, and will not exceed $4,8 79 a month. This is a full time, temporary, exempt position. Reappointment to this position is dependent upon the individual's performance as well as administrative and budgetary considerations. The university reserves the right to terminate this appointment earlier than the scheduled expiration date.

This position is eligible for a broad range of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, retirement (CalPERS), tuition waiver, vacation and sick leave. In addition, 14 paid holidays are offered each year; 13 scheduled on specific days and a Personal Holiday that may be taken any time during the year.

A comprehensive benefits summary for this position is available online by clicking here to be taken to the CSU benefits page.
Supplemental Information
Sonoma State University is committed to achieving excellence through teaching, scholarship, learning and inclusion. In line with our Strategic Plan and our Seawolf Commitment, our values include diversity, sustainability, community engagement, respect, responsibility, excellence and integrity. We strive to cultivate a community in which a diverse population can learn and work in an atmosphere of civility and respect. We encourage innovation, experimentation and creativity, as well as contributions to equity and inclusion, in the pursuit of excellence for all members of our university community.

The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. Mandated Reporting: This position may be considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current employees who apply for this position.

Sonoma State University is not a sponsoring agency for staff positions (i.e. H-1B visas).

Positions are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days.

For questions related to the application process, please reach out to Human Resources ( The ADA Coordinator is also available ( to assist individuals with disabilities in need of accommodation during the hiring process.

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

Rohnert Park, California 94928 United States View Map