About Us

Student Employment

Housing & Residential Education employs over 300 students!

All positions are posted on the USF Careers website. Some have their own internal processes which are advertised within communities during recruitment phases. Most positions require an applicant to live on campus. All positions require applicants to maintain good academic standing.

 

Desk & Mail Clerks

Desk Clerks (DCs) provide first line response and desk reception services for the residence hall community and the Department of Housing & Residential Education. DCs also support the safety and security of our students by ensuring safe and accurate management of keys and card access. Mail Clerks (MCs) provide essential mail services to the residential community by sorting and delivering mail and logging and sorting packages. Through excellent customer service to visitors (i.e., student, parent, faculty/staff, USF non-affiliate, etc.), Desk Clerks and Mail Clerks (D/MCs) are essential to creating a positive residential experience for USF students.

Applications are posted regularly throughout the year for the Desk and Mail Clerk position and can be found by visiting USF Careers. Have a question? Please contact the hiring manager listed on the job posting.

View the Desk & Mail Clerk Agreement

 

Facilities Crew

Facilities crew members facilitate the transportation of resources throughout the 76 buildings managed by our department. Applications are posted throughout the year. Apply by visiting USF Careers. Have a question? Please contact the hiring manager listed on the job posting.

Now Hiring!

Student Maintenance Crew (Job ID 12397): Assist the Facilities & Maintenance unit with various summer projects, including painting, cleaning, moving furniture, and pressure washing.

 

Resident Assistants

To be a Resident Assistant, or RA, is to hold the premier student leadership position at the University of South Florida. Learn more about the position. Have a question? Email us.

 

Student Assistants

Student assistants hold various positions throughout our department. Some gain experience in the Business & Finance office learning best practices and supporting crucial business functions. Others may work with the Assignments team as front-line staff supporting future and current residents in the Central Housing Office. Some students also work in the Marketing & Communications area, maintaining our website, developing videos, creating graphics, and managing our social media channels. Apply by visiting USF Careers. Have a question? Please contact the hiring manager listed on the job posting.

Now Hiring!

Public Relations Assistant: Social Media (Job ID 12593): Engage with future and current residents via our social media channels, work on an all-student team to develop marketing and communication campaigns, and assist with the production of the "USF Housing LIVE!" web show.

Multimedia Production Assistant (Job ID 12594): Develop promotional, training, and informational videos for the department. This position has a lead role in the production of the "USF Housing LIVE!" web show.

Summer Conference Specialist (Job ID 12396): Engage with summer guests participating in camps and conferences on campus by assisting with check-ins and checkouts, linen delivery, crisis response, and key & access card management.

Student Assistant for Housing & Residential Education (Job ID 12398): Support the housing contracts and assignments operation by providing clerical support to professional staff in the day-to-day operations of the office. Fall-Spring employment may become available to some employees.