Residence Life Projects Coordinator

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Classification:Ext Temporary Professional (E)
Grade:Temporary Staff Grade 80
Work type:Temporary
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:UAF Student Services
Location: Fairbanks
Categories: Facilities/Skilled Trades, Law/Enforcement/Compliance, Other

Position Summary:

Residence Life is seeking qualified applicants for a temporary Residence Life Projects Coordinator position. We are looking for a dynamic person with exceptional organizational skills. If you are interested, please apply here.


15Make immediate, concise decisions and commitments during construction, renovation, and cleaning projects to avoid delays and resultant claims. Resolve disputes such as acceptability of the quality of work performed.Essential
25Coordinate project schedules and activities with DD&C project managers, users, maintenance personnel, and contractors to ensure uninterrupted progress of work, and facilitate occupancy of residential facilities by the UniversityEssential
60Marginal - Provide continuous monitoring or inspection of contractor’s quality of workmanship and materials for compliance with the contract documents. Maintain regular reports and photo journals for possible legal record. Initiate corrective action for deficiencies.Essential

Ad Text:


Knowledge of policies, principles, and practices relating to construction, renovation, and cleaning project management.


Required Experience:

Documented experience managing or coordinating facilities project such as interior renovations, roofing, flooring installation, furniture replacement, or larger deep cleaning programs.  Experience providing quality control in a facilities management environment.


Typical Education or Training:

A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business, Project Management, Logistics, Facilities Management, or a closely related field is strongly preferred.  In lieu of a Bachelor’s, a combination of relevant education and experience will be considered.

Documented training in project management, construction management, logistics, or business management.  Must have strong oral and written communication skills, and computer skills to include MS Office/MS Project, CMMS systems, and internet applications.


Special instructions to applicants:

Please attach a resume, cover letter, and names and contact information (email and phone number) for three (3) references.

If you need assistance applying to this posting, please contact UAF Office of Human Resources at 907-474-7700.


This is a Grade 80; minimum starting pay $26.69.

Application Review Date:

This position is open until filled; applications must be received prior to 11:55 PM Alaska time on February 17, 2018 to be considered. Applications received after this time and date may not be considered for this position.

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check.  Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.


Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF.  The policy can be located at:

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Notice of Nondiscrimination:

The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution.  The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to nondiscrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA's statement of nondiscrimination available at

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