Employment at PNCA

PNCA is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and whose mission is to provide an education that prepares students for sustained creative achievement in the fine and design arts and throughout their lives. It seeks to strengthen student’s ability to interpret the conditions and events shaping the world and prepare them to engage that world and its cultures with understanding, enthusiasm, and integrity.

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

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3D Studio Manager

The Manager provides oversight, maintenance and support for the PNCA teaching, learning and making center: Material Fabrication (3D) Lab. This Lab currently supports four primary materials, wood, plaster, metal and clay, with facilities, tools and technical expertise for course work and independent project for all constituents of the College. The Lab Manager works collaboratively with area Chairs, Leads, faculty and students to envision growth, new fabrication materials and methods, as well as potential research that support contemporary Creative Practice.

Posted: Aug 21, 2014

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Coordinator Student Life

Work in conjunction with and under the direction of the Director of Student Life to shape and guide the Department’s student life initiatives. Coordinate the functions of the Student Life office and the extracurricular programs that contribute to the overall student retention of the college.

Posted: Aug 18, 2014

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Special Events and Sales Manager

The Special Events and Sales Manager oversees the administration of rentals of PNCA rooms and facilities, coordinates the execution of rentals, identifies target audiences and markets rental opportunities to those audiences. The Manager is the primary contact for all rental queries and leads the administrative and internal efforts to ensure the success of events held at the College. The position reports directly to the Senior Director of Planning & Innovation in coordination with the Chief of Staff and is housed in the Futures Department. The Manager works closely with facilities/maintenance staff, onsite catering and the business, advancement, technology and communications departments and is responsible for ensuring clear communication throughout the college about events scheduled to take place on campus. The Special Events and Sales Manager represents the College in the business community and within the general public, promoting a positive image of PNCA.

Posted: Aug 14, 2014

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MoCC Giving Coordinator

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) and its Museum of Contemporary Craft (MoCC) are seeking a dynamic and experienced Museum Giving Coordinator with strong membership and annual giving fundraising experience to join our highly collaborative Advancement Team. This person will play a key role in developing and implementing Museum of Contemporary Craft’s annual giving societies, membership, and sponsorship programs. They will work closely with and be accountable to the Advancement Team to integrate and coordinate this program with the current PNCA Annual Fund and Campaign giving programs. This position will work also work closely with museum staff to develop strategies and leverage donations.

Posted: Aug 11, 2014

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Life Model

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.

Posted: Aug 07, 2014

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Liberal Arts Faculty - Mathematics

The Liberal Arts Department at PNCA invites applications for a part time faculty pool.

This pool has been established to accept applications for ongoing part time faculty openings in the humanities, the social sciences, natural sciences, and in mathematics that may arise throughout the Academic year. In particular, there will be openings for courses in Mathematics (including Physics, Statistics, and Computer Science) and in Design History in both Spring 2014 and Fall 2014.

Posted: Oct 08, 2013

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Continuing Education Instructor

Pacific Northwest College of Art seeks applicants for possible part-time, temporary teaching positions in our Continuing Education Program. Qualified individuals are invited to submit proposals or to apply for consideration when temporary positions arise in the following areas: drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, illustration, book arts, fiber arts, animation, photography, communication arts, graphic design and youth programs.

Posted: Feb 01, 2012

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