KU Engineering High School Summer Camp Resident Assistant - 11435BR

KU Engineering High School Summer Camp Resident Assistant

Department: 
Engineering Administration
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Job Description

Summer Engineering Camp - Project Discovery is a week long, intensive learning camp for high school students entering 9th through 12th grades. Campers choose from seven different engineering disciplines and work closely with KU faculty and graduate students as they complete a hands-on project. The camp lets students explore the different engineering disciplines and campers also get an up-close view of KU and engineering facilities.
There are two camp sessions: JULY 8-13, 2018 and JULY 15-20, 2018. Resident Assistants will assist with camp activities for both sessions during the day or in the evening (schedules are flexible). Resident Assistants are also required to attend paid mandatory training session in June.
Resident Assistants will supervise, mentor, and perform as positive role models for approximately 16 campers. RAs will be expected to assist campers with activities as requested by faculty and staff and encourage participation in all camp activities. RAs will collaborate with faculty, staff, and other RAs to maintain camp goals and camper safety.

Required Qualifications

1) Must have a valid driver’s license
2) Must be able to participate during the day or evening for the entire week for both camp sessions: July 8-13 or July 15-20. Overnight assignments will be made by the Organization Team depending on availability.

**During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments).

Preferred Qualifications

Preference given to students in good-student standing within the School of Engineering, at the Sophomore, Junior, or Senior level.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application consists of the online application, cover letter, resume and references.

Please apply by April 23, 2018

Contact Information to Applicants

Lindsey McCaig, Lmccaig@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

9.50

Anticipated Start Date

15-Jun-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11435BR
Department:
Engineering Administration
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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