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Employment at ArtCenter

Just as biodiversity contributes to healthy ecosystems, a diverse learning environment at ArtCenter College of Design features a wide range of thought, academic disciplines, cultures, identities, socio-economic backgrounds, and creates a robust community.

With this in mind, the College is dedicated to creating an inclusive environment and seeks faculty and staff with varied perspectives, skills, professional practices, and experiences to enrich the learning and teaching experiences of students, colleagues, and others. ArtCenter College of Design seeks individuals who value art, education, diversity, and have an appreciation for design’s potential to students’ success and share in our vision to maintain the high standards for which the College is known.

In addition to our competitive benefits package, which is offered to full-time employees, the College offers an exciting array of activities and programs that employees may participate in, including library privileges, lectures, seminars, gallery exhibitions and other special events. The benefits package provides options for health and dental coverage, retirement plan participation, life and long term disability insurance benefits, tuition remission assistance, and an employee assistance program.

Equal Opportunity Employer

ArtCenter is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against its employees or applicants on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex, ancestry, national origin, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic characteristic pregnancy, marital status, military, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender identity, gender expression, or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal law. Equal employment opportunity is extended to all persons in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including without limitation, recruitment, hiring, upgrading, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, leave of absence, transfer, discipline, layoff, recall and termination. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of ArtCenter and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of ArtCenter. 

Human Resources

If you have any questions about the job postings listed here, please contact Human Resources.

626 396-2270

Employment Application

Applicants responding to posted job openings are asked to include a completed employment application with the application materials listed in the job posting.

Available Job Opportunities

  • Career and Professional Development

    Coordinator, Professional Development and Industry Engagement

    This position will guide students and alumni to appropriate resources in CPD and EPP, coordinating interactive industry engagement and outreach activities by posting and promoting opportunities, compiling data around community activities and programs, and keeping the office abreast of current professional practice trends.

  • Copy Center

    Copy Center Associate

    The Copy Center Associate provides copy, print and customer service to students, faculty and staff using Copy Center facilities.

  • Development

    Major Gifts Officer

    Working under the general direction of the Director of Development the Major Gifts Officer is responsible for developing

  • Educational Media Services

    AV Technician

    The AV Technician provides support at all events that use technology across the campus including pre-production and production implementations of all events, and the set-up and take-down of equipment for media events.

  • Educational Media Services

    Video Conferencing Specialist

    The Video Conferencing Specialist will research, recommend, and support video conferencing and virtual media technologies in the classrooms, meeting spaces, and at events, and as such will implement existing tools to support our current educational and business practices and to look for new solutions to solve their needs.

  • Enrollment Services

    Associate Registrar, Academic Scheduling

    The Associate Registrar supervises the day-to-day operations of Enrollment Services including managing student issues and working with all office staff.

  • Human Resources

    Human Resources Assistant, part-time

    The part-time HR Assistant provides administrative support related to the day-to-day HR operations.

  • Illustration Program

    Executive Director, Illustration

    This positon will work closely with the Chair on the Undergraduate and future Graduate department’s strategic growth and development by co-creating a strategic plan for the department as a whole (including recruitment, curriculum, marketing, fundraising and external relations), and taking a lead role in executing that strategy.

  • Information Technology

    Network Administrator

    This position requires a thorough understanding of Local, Wide Area, and Wireless networking systems for effective support.

  • Information Technology

    Software Engineer

    The Software Engineer is responsible for creating and maintaining different types of web and mobile applications, client/server infrastructure, and information systems to help facilitate business and technical operations of the college.

  • Library

    Digital Services Specialist

    This position is responsible for various digital projects in the Library.

  • Library

    Liaison Librarian and Outreach Coordinator

    The Liaison Librarian serves as the primary liaison to selected academic and non-academic departments.

  • Model Shop

    Laser Lab Technician

    Laser lab technicians function as both instructor and technician to assist students in acquiring the skill to utilize these laser technologies to build models and art projects.

  • Model Shop

    Laser Lab Technician - part-time

    Laser Lab Technicians function as both instructor and technician to assist students in acquiring the skill to utilize these laser technologies to build models and art projects.

  • Model Shop

    Tool Crib Cashier - part-time

    The Tool Crib Cashier is responsible for issuing tools and materials, and fielding questions from students on materials and procedures while guiding them on the safe use of shop tools.

  • Model Shop

    Wood Shop Instructor - part-time

    The Shop Instructor works directly with students, faculty, and other shop instructors to ensure that all safety and dress codes are met and in accordance with established ArtCenter Shop policies.

  • Product Design Program

    Director, Product Design

    The Director of Product Design is responsible for administering the day-to-day activities of the department.

  • Student Affairs

    Associate Director for Student Equity / Deputy Title IX Coordinator

    This position will serve as the leader within the student affairs department to coordinate efforts to ensure and promote gender equity in programs.