The Desk Receptionist (DR) position is the most visible position in the Office of Residence Life serving as the initial representative of the residence hall or apartment building on Marquette’s campus. The DR is first and foremost, a safety and security checkpoint for the building. DRs maintain a high standard of customer service when interacting with both residents/tenants of the residence halls/apartments as well as parents, facilities staff, and people outside of the university community.
The ideal DR candidate is a current student who has customer service experience, a minimum 2.00 GPA, and a desire to make an impact on the residence hall and apartment communities. Quality candidates will have a commitment to personal integrity, the ability to collaborate with team members, and demonstrate leadership characteristics in problem solving, interpersonal skills, and communication.
To learn more, check out the following link for more information:
Apply Today for the DR Position - Spring 2017
There are a limited number of DR positions available that will begin in Spring 2017. Apply today via Handshake - search for position #523334 (Desk Receptionist). interviews will be offered on a rolling basis.
Questions can be directed to Renee Dowdy, Assistant Director for Staffing and Training.
DR Selection for Academic Year 2016-2017
The following is information from our completed hiring process for 2016-2017. This information will be updated for 2017-2018 in early February 2017.
Interested applicants are encouraged to attend an information session to learn more about the application and interview process as well as the DR position requirements. Information sessions are not mandatory to attend for an application to be considered.
Monday, March 7
4-5pm | AMU 157
Tuesday, March 8
6-7pm | AMU Henke
Wednesday, March 9
12-1pm | AMU 157
Thursday, March 10
7:30-8:30pm | AMU Lunda
Friday, March 11
3:30-4:30pm | Cudahy 137
Tuesday, March 29
6-7pm | AMU 157
Wednesday, March 30
12-1pm | AMU 163
Thursday, March 31
7:30pm-8:30pm | AMU 163
Application for the DR position includes the following:
Please follow these instructions after clicking the DR Application Link:
If you have questions about MU Career Manager, stop in to Career Services, Holthusen Hall, 1st floor.
Interview Sign Ups – Through MU Career Manager
Interview sign-ups will occur on a rolling basis beginning on March 3rd through March 31st.
Application Deadline - Thursday, March 31st at 11:59pm
Thursday, April 7th or Friday, April 8th, 2016
Notification of Application Status
Monday, April 25th, 2016