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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Rensselaer Union Club Staff in Troy, New York

Rensselaer Union Club Staff

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Work type: Seasonal or Temporary

Location: Troy, NY

Categories: Staff

Who we are

Why Rensselaer? Our dynamic global community of changemakers includes some of the world’s leading researchers, students, alumni, and faculty who ask the important questions and devise the scientific and technological innovations that make the world a better place for all of humanity. Nestled on a beautiful 275-acre campus in upstate NY, Rensselaer is home to five schools, 32 research centers, three makerspaces, an observatory, and one of the world’s fastest supercomputers.

Job Summary

The job of the Union Club staff is to provide professional instruction to all members of the Rensselaer Union Club and insure all activities are being performed in a safe environment, free of dangerous situations while using proper equipment.

Union Club Staff duties are limited to safety, liability, equipment and instruction. Club officers should make all other club operation decisions. This includes budgeting, scheduling, transportation/ travel arrangements, purchasing, choosing performances, and submission of all mandatory paperwork. Any deviation from these job responsibilities is grounds for immediate dismissal.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates are expected to possess at least two (2) years of experience in the instruction or coaching of student activities, recreation or a related field.

Relevant combinations of education, training and experience may be considered.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Demonstrated understanding of the needs of diverse student populations required; Work experience that includes working in a diverse context and/or realizing diversity goals is required

• Experience running or supervising a recreational/competitive club activity or similar activity in a college or university setting


Non Standard Shift: see job details


Incidental driving possible, but not required

Application instructions

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Job Posted Date

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

COVID-19 Pandemic Protocols

As Rensselaer welcomes undergraduate and graduate students back to campus for an in-person academic experience, all faculty and staff are expected to work onsite, with no remote work allowed.

In addition, Rensselaer requires all faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Requests for exemptions for medical or religious reasons will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

We welcome candidates who will bring diverse cultural, ethnic, national and international perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, Race/Gender/Veterans/Disability Employer.

Advertised: 10 Jun 2022 Eastern Daylight Time

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