Community Assistant

Community Assistants are University Housing Staff that play a critical role in the safety and security of the residential communities, residents, guests, and housing staff. Community Assistants will assist the Community Assistant Coordinator and Desk Supervisor in Service Desk operations, possess knowledge of and uphold University policies, rules, and regulations, follow proper service desk procedures, and provide quality Customer Service. University Housing requires the Community Assistant to be a highly skilled and knowledgeable staff member who can and will respond to a variety of situations in a professional manner. 

The Community Assistant position is open to all NC State students who meet the employment eligibility and qualifications. The eligibility and qualifications are available in the position description.

Students interested in serving as a Community Assistant for Summer 2021, Fall 2021, and Spring 2022 semesters should apply at ncsu.erezlife.com.

Review the Community Assistant Position Description to learn more about the position’s functions and responsibilities.


Employment Eligibility and Qualifications

To be eligible and qualified for the Community Assistant position, a student must meet the following requirements: 

  • Credit Hours: Enrolled in at least 12 undergraduate credit hours, or 9 graduate credit hours during the Fall and Spring semesters.
  • Grade Point Average: A minimum of a 2.5 cumulative grade point average at the time of appointment, and once employed, maintain at minimum a 2.5 cumulative and semester grade point average. 
  • University Disciplinary Charges or Sanctions: Students are not eligible for the Community Assistant position if; at the time of the employment offer, the start of employment, and/or during employment the student: 
    1. Is on Academic Integrity Probation for less than one full Fall or Spring semester related to academic misconduct under the Code of Student Conduct; or, 
    2. Has any active sanctions related to non-academic misconduct under the Code of Student Conduct. 

Compensation

The Community Assistant position is a temporary hourly position and is compensated at $8.50 per hour. Undergraduate students eligible for Federal Work-Study may be compensated through Federal Work-Study Funds if selected and hired to serve as a Community Assistant.


We are currently accepting applications for:

Summer 2021 Only  |  Summer 2021 + 2021-22 Academic Year  |  Academic Year 2021-22 Only

Use the links below for additional information about each position.

Community Assistant: SUMMER 2021 (All Applicants)

All students interested in the Community Assistant position for ONLY the 2021 SUMMER SESSIONS should complete this application. Applications accepted until August 15, 2021. University Housing is currently hiring to fill Summer CAs for four Service Desks open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

  • ES King Service Desk: Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. to Monday, August 9 at 8:00 p.m.
  • Wolf Ridge Service Desk: Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8 a.m. to Monday, August 9 at 8 p.m.
  • Wolf Village Service Desk: Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. to Monday, August 9 at 8:00 p.m.
  • Central Campus Service Desk: Sunday, June 27 at 8:00 a.m., Monday, August 9 at 8:00 p.m.

Community Assistant: SUMMER 2021 & ACADEMIC YEAR 2021-2022 (All Applicants)

All students interested in the Community Assistant position for SUMMER 2021, FALL 2021, and SPRING 2022 semesters should complete this application. Students who complete this application understand they are available to work for SUMMER 2021, FALL 2021, and SPRING 2022 semesters. Applications accepted until August 15, 2021. 

Summer 2021: University Housing is currently hiring to fill Summer CAs for four Service Desks open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

  • ES King Service Desk: Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. to Monday, August 9 at 8:00 p.m.
  • Wolf Ridge Service Desk: Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8 a.m. to Monday, August 9 at 8 p.m.
  • Wolf Village Service Desk: Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. to Monday, August 9 at 8:00 p.m.
  • Central Campus Service Desk: Sunday, June 27 at 8:00 a.m., Monday, August 9 at 8:00 p.m.

Fall 2021 and Spring 2022: University Housing is currently hiring to fill Fall 2021 & Spring 2022 CAs for 9 Service Desks open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Fall employment is Saturday,  August 8 to Wednesday, December 15, 2021. Spring 2022 employment is Tuesday, January 6 to Sunday, May 8, 2022. Service desk locations include: 

  • Avent Ferry Service Desk
  • Central Campus Service Desk
  • ES King Service Desk
  • North Service Desk
  • Quad Service Desk
  • West Service Desk
  • Wolf Ridge Service Desk
  • Wolf Village Service Desk
  • Wood Service Desk.

Community Assistant: ACADEMIC YEAR 2021-2022 (All Applicants)

All students interested in the Community Assistant position for the ENTIRE 2021 – 2022 Academic Year (FALL 2021 and SPRING 2022 semesters) should complete this application. Applications accepted throughout the 2021 – 2022 Academic Year.

University Housing is currently hiring to fill Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 CAs for 9 Service Desks open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Fall employment is Saturday,  August 8 to Wednesday, December 15, 2021. Spring 2022 employment is Tuesday, January 6 to Sunday, May 8, 2022. Service desk locations include: 

  • Avent Ferry Service Desk
  • Central Campus Service Desk
  • ES King Service Desk
  • North Service Desk
  • Quad Service Desk
  • West Campus Service Desk
  • Wolf Ridge Service Desk
  • Wolf Village Service Desk
  • Wood Service Desk

Community Assistant Application Process

The Community Assistant Application Process is a rolling process. Interested applicants should submit their application via ncsu.erezlife.com. Students who apply for the Community Assistant position will be contacted for interviews as shifts need to be filled and vacancies occur. For questions about the Community Assistant application, email housingjobs@ncsu.edu.