Employment

Want to work at Trop?

Please visit our employment page on the Tropicana Student Living website to see all positions that are currently available. 

Below are commonly offered positions at Tropicana:

Customer Service Representative

Personable, outgoing and friendly personalities desired for this position. Experience with Excel and Word a plus.

Responsibilities:

  • Customer service at the front desk (such as answering phone calls & questions; receiving & issuing packages, sorting mail; greeting campers, coaches and future Tropicana residents)
  • Give informative and friendly property tours of Tropicana Gardens residence hall, Tropicana Del Norte residence hall and Villas at Tropicana upperclassmen apartments
  • Be knowledgeable about leasing information, which includes pricing and contracts for all three properties - Tropicana Gardens, Tropicana Del Norte and Villas at Tropicana
  • Tabling at SBCC on Fridays from 9:30am-1:30pm, and for Villas at various locations, giving a brief speech about Tropicana to touring students and answering questions about Tropicana Student Housing
  • Checking camps in and out (such as distributing and collecting keys, charting camp rosters, etc.)
  • Acts as courtesy patrol officers who oversee the conduct and behavior of campers, ensuring safety for the campers and staff members and care of the physical property
  • Completing various tasks upon request of supervisors
  • Working most holidays; must have flexible schedule; entry level is accepted

Courtesy Patrol

Personable, outgoing and friendly personalities desired for this position.

Responsibilities:

  • Doing community walks around the Tropicana Properties from 9PM til 2AM.
  • Enforcing Tropicana policies. 
  • Responding to and documenting policy violations. 
  • Providing a secure environment for the residents of Tropicana.
  • Welcoming Tropicana residents as they return to property in a courteous and friendly manner. 

Summer Crew

Physical strength/capability is recommended for this position. Requires lifting more than 40 lbs.

Responsibilities:

  • The two primary job requirements are:
    • Light housekeeping/cleaning services (such as vacuuming, dusting, cleaning windows, bathrooms, etc)
    • Moving and assembling beds and other furnishings.
  • Completing various tasks upon request of supervisors
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Acts as courtesy patrol officers who oversee the conduct and behavior of campers
  • Ensure safety for the campers and staff members and care of the physical property

Maintenance Staff

Some job experience (construction, painting, etc.) is required.

Responsibilities:

  • Facility maintenance/repairs (such as patchwork in drywall, painting, screen repairs, plumbing, etc.)
  • Completing various tasks upon request of supervisors
  • Moving and assembling beds and other furnishings. (*Requires lifting more than 40 lbs)
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Come for a Tour

Come by anytime between 10:00am and 5:30pm to tour the property and see if Tropicana Gardens is the right place for you!

PARKING: Visitor parking can be found in the gravel lot located on the corner of El Colegio Road and Embarcadero Del Mar directly across from Tropicana Gardens. Please park in the spaces marked Visitor and note the number of your parking space. We'll be happy to issue a parking pass while you visit our communities!

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