Housing Jobs

Community Assistants

Overview of Community Assistant positions

    • Community Assistants serve as a peer leader within Wickiup, offering support in a multitude of ways
    • They exemplify our core values of Connection, Integrity, and Respect
    • They work closely alongside professional housing staff and report to the Residence Life Coordinator, Nicole Sharp

Community Assistants (CAs)

    • CAs serve during the academic year (September - June) 
    • Each community of students has a CA who is selected and trained to assist with student concerns, be they personal, social, or academic, as well as general college and community needs. CAs work to develop programming that builds relationships between the students and promotes a sense of community throughout the residence hall. The CA team is "on duty" during the evening and weekend hours. Additionally, CAs are trained to handle emergency situations, enforce college and residence hall policies and regulations, as well as carry out general administrative tasks.
    • Hours vary and include evenings and weekends
    • CAs are compensated with room and board, including a basic meal plan, as well as a stipend per term

Hospitality Community Assistants (HCAs)

    • HCAs serve during the academic year (June - August) 
    • HCAs assist with summer operations, including a small number of residents,  confrences , as well as general cleaning and maintenance. HCAs work to develop programming that builds relationships between the students and promotes a sense of community throughout the residence hall. The HCA team is "on duty" during the evening and weekend hours. Additionally, HCAs are trained to handle emergency situations, enforce college and residence hall policies and regulations, as well as carry out general administrative tasks.
    • Hours vary and include evenings and weekends
    • HCAs are compensated with a room and an hourly wage for cleaning and maintenance work

Interested in applying?

If you're interested in applying, CLICK HERE! Make sure you have your resume, cover letter, and a letter of recommendation. 

Once you apply, your application will be reviewed and you'll begin the interview process. Offers will be sent out in early March 2024. 

For more information about the roles and processes, please feel free to reach out to Residence Life Coordinator, Nicole Sharp at nsharp2@cocc.edu or 541-383-7593