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Employment Opportunities

Pacific Northwest College of Art posts employment opportunities on the website as they become available. Please use one of the applications below to apply:

General Employment Application (PDF)

Life Model Application (PDF)

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Senior Financial Accountant

Posted: December 13, 2018

Primary responsibility is to oversee the general ledger month close process. Responsible for general ledger data entry and account reconciliations. Develops and produces monthly financial and budget reports for Controller and department chairs. Assist Controller in regular financial statement analysis.

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AP/Payroll Clerk

Posted: Nov 27, 2018

Responsible for all accounts payable processing and full cycle payroll processing. Ensures compliance with internal and external controls.

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Posted: November 7, 2018

The Controller is responsible for managing a comprehensive financial and administrative services program. The

Controller is a key member of the college's leadership team, contributing to the overall college strategy and

operations. The Controller is responsible for keeping the college in compliance with all regulatory agencies.

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Executive Administrative Assistant

Posted: October 9, 2018

The Executive Administrative Assistant provides exceptional administrative support to the Executive Office by assisting the President and VP for Advancement in furthering the mission and vision of the College. The Assistant reports to the VP for Advancement and brings professionalism, creativity, and strategy to their work while exercising discretion, tact, independent thinking and good judgement in service to our mission and values. The salary range for this position is $50,000-$65,000 DOE and includes full benefits after 30 days.

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Campus Safety Officer

Posted: October 19, 2018

Under the direct supervision of the Campus Safety Manager, the Campus Safety Officer patrols assigned areas of the campus including, but not limited to, offices, classrooms, buildings, grounds and parking areas. The Campus Safety Officer will report security issues and irregularities via telephone and in writing. The Campus Safety Officer takes action to protect the PNCA community and property by preventing theft, vandalism, fires, disorder and harm to college persons and property. The Senior Campus Safety Officer on duty may be required to serve as the Officer in Charge of the shift in the absence of the Campus Safety Manager.

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Community Education Instructor Pool

Posted: Oct 25, 2017

The Community Education Department at PNCA invites applications for an ongoing part-time instructor pool. These positions may arise throughout the next several academic years. Openings are anticipated in a variety of disciplines, including but not limited to design, animated arts, sculpture, illustration, creative writing, and photography. The duration of positions available may vary, from quarter-long courses to shorter intensives and workshops.

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Make+Think+Code Instructor Pool

Posted: Oct 16, 2017

Make+Think+Code at PNCA invites applications for a faculty pool for ongoing part time faculty openings in creative coding, digital (fabrication), data science, creative entrepreneurship, creating interactions and experience, apps, data and systems, generative/computational design, cognitive science, electronics and microcontrollers, iot, emerging tech, mixed reality. In particular, there will likely be openings for workshops this coming winter, spring, and summer.

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Life Model

Posted: Mar 3, 2015

Life Models support the delivery of curricula, providing students with an opportunity to develop their craft in a professional, controlled environment. Through working with Life Models, students increase their perceptual and hand skills, develop a deeper understanding of anatomy and proportion, and connect to histories of artistic production.

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