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 benefit 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.

ArtCenter College of Design is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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

626 396-2270
hr@artcenter.edu

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


  • Academic Affairs

    Academic Advisor

    This position will help supplement major advising by serving as a resource for undergraduate students, providing developmental advising and guidance on college requirements, policies & procedures, opportunities for community involvement, and campus resources (case load assignment will be based on need).

  • Admissions

    Assistant Director of Admissions

    The Assistant Director of Admissions is responsible for the recruitment of a diverse population of art and design students.

  • Campus Security

    Operations Specialist, Campus Security

    This position provides administrative and project support to the security department with purchasing, billing, vendor and project management.

  • Center for the Student Experience

    Director, Mental Health Services and Campus Counseling

    The Director serves as the lead administrator for campus counseling services, will promote health and wellness through prevention and educational programming and offer individual counseling to students.

  • 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

    Equipment Technician - swing shift

    The Educational Media Equipment Technician is responsible for administrative and technical work involved in the receiving, inspecting and issuing of film, video, photo, lighting and AV equipment, materials and supplies.

  • Educational Media Services

    Projectionist - swing shift

    The projectionist is responsible for the maintenance of equipment in the Los Angeles Times Media Center and, when necessary, Ahmanson Auditorium and other areas that utilize audio-video equipment throughout the campus.

  • Facilities

    Facilities Mechanic

    Maintain the building systems such as heating, air and ventilation (HVAC), lighting and electrical, plumbing, and landscaping, along with providing setup and manpower support for various departments.

  • Facilities and Campus Planning

    Director of Sustainability

    Under the general supervision of the Vice President of Facilities and Campus Planning the Director of Sustainability will serve as the key facilitator and organizational strategist to lead Art Center's efforts to achieve its vision of instilling a culture of sustainability

  • Graphic Design

    Chair, Graduate and Undergraduate Graphic Design

    The Chair of the Graphic Design department reports to the Provost, provides vision, leadership and is broadly responsible for ensuring educational excellence and the ongoing successful operations of the Graphic Design educational program.

  • Humanities and Sciences

    Full-time Faculty - History of Technology and Industrial Design

    ArtCenter College of Design is seeking a dynamic full-time faculty member (rank of assistant professor, non-tenure track) to teach History of Technology and Industrial Design.

  • Information Technology

    Audio Visual Supervisor, Educational Media Services

    The Audio Visual Supervisor oversees Educational Media Services staff and student workers at all campus locations and is responsible for ensuring efficient day-to-day operations of the Educational Media Services Department, under the direction and guidance of the Manager, Educational Media Services.

  • Information Technology

    Auditoriums Supervisor, Educational Media Services

    The Auditoriums Supervisor oversees Educational Media Services auditoriums staff and student workers at the Hillside campus and is responsible for ensuring efficient day-to-day operations within the auditoriums and during events, under the direction and guidance of the Manager, Educational Media Services.

  • Information Technology

    Coordinator, Information Technology

    The Coordinator provides administrative support to the department leadership of Information Technology.

  • International Exchange

    Director, International Exchange and Study Away Program

    The Director will be instrumental in building policy and procedural infrastructure to implement college-wide strategies for increasing study away opportunities and student engagement in these programs.

  • International Exchange

    Exchange and Study Away Advisor

    In support of international and domestic off-campus academic programs, the Study Away Advisor in the Exchange and Study Away office at ArtCenter College of Design will assist in student advising, outreach, and preparedness for success in study away opportunities. T

  • Marketing and Communications

    Transmedia Graphic Designer

    The Graphic Designer designs a variety of digital and analog communications for the College from concept to completion, including websites, electronic communications, HTML email campaigns, web-based advertising, design for social media platforms and video titles, as well as some printed materials and environmental graphics. The Graphic Designer works under the direction of the Creative Director and the Art Director/Senior Designer, and also collaborates closely with other team members including other designers, editors and production staff.

  • Model Shop

    3D Lab Technician - part-time

    Lab Technicians function as both instructor and technician to assist students in acquiring the skill to utilize these technologies.

  • 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

    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 Art Center Shop policies.

  • Presidents Office

    Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer (VPCDO)

    VPCDO of The Center is an administrative position, reporting to the President and serving on the Executive Cabinet. The VPCDO will be responsible for advising, developing, partnering, coordinating, administering and/or executing a variety of duties related to DEI for ArtCenter and within the fields of art and design. This includes research, programs, practices, policies, initiatives and activities that demonstrate ArtCenter’s commitment to a welcoming, inclusive and supportive work and student environment for all individuals regardless of race or ethnicity, age, nationality, social and economic status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, religion or faith, political and ideological perspectives, and physical, mental, or learning abilities, so that they can thrive in ArtCenter and art and design communities. The incumbent will be a strategic partner with the President, College administrators, campus community and external partners to understand, foster and enhance the College’s vision, strategic goals and integrated goals related to DEI.

  • Product Design

    Chair, Product Design

    The Chair of the Product Design department reports to the Provost, provides vision, leadership and is broadly responsible for ensuring educational excellence and the ongoing successful operations of the Product Design educational program.

  • Public Programs

    part-time Administrative Assistant

    The Administrative Assistant provides front-office clerical assistance in the Public Programs department at the South Campus location.