Work With Us
Looking for an exciting, engaging, and supportive place to work? Pitt’s Residence Life might be your perfect fit! Whether you’re an undergraduate, graduate student or looking for a professional role, we have a lot to offer you.
Resident Directors (RDs) are professional live-in staff members who oversee communities ranging in size from 230 – 930 students in a mix of traditional housing and suite-style living. Each RD supervises a team of Resident Assistants (RAs) in one of our on-campus communities. RDs are a main part of the Residential Life & Education team within the Office of Residence Life and primarily focus on administrative responsibilities, staff supervision, and community development.
View a listing of current full-time openings at the Pitt Talent Center website.
Graduate Student Employment
If you are interested in a unique graduate experience, then Pitt’s Residence Life is for you! Our department offers a variety of graduate assistant experiences to help students living in our residential communities be successful. Graduate students play an integral role in the success of our department, from assistant resident directors to central office graduate assistants.
It takes a team of professional, graduate, and student staff members to serve the on-campus population. Residence Life employs more than 160 students each year in a wide variety of jobs, and one may be perfect for you. In addition to the job information below, all on-campus student workers must maintain a minimum GPA and be in good standing with the university to be considered for employment.
- Unpaid Internships
- Central Office Worker (this position is for work-study eligible students)
- Community Assistant
- Resident Assistant (RA)
- Lead Resident Assistant
- Residential Programming Team Member
- RA Applications Now Available!