Employment Opportunities

Careers at Warren Wilson College

Welcome and thank you for your interest in a career at Warren Wilson College. Warren Wilson College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender or gender identity, age, marital status, disability, or sexual orientation. For more information regarding the College’s Equal Opportunity Employment policy, please see page 28 of the Employee Policies and Procedures Manual [PDF].

For background information about Warren Wilson College, including a video created by the Office of Admission, please click here.

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Staff Employment Opportunities

 

Access Controls Supervisor

Warren Wilson College is currently recruiting for an Access Controls Supervisor. This position is responsible for overseeing the master key system matrix, providing locksmith services for the campus, overseeing the card key access program and for the maintenance of door hardware and locks (electronic and manual) for buildings and structures on campus. Additionally, the supervisor provides guidance and leadership to work crews.

Requirements include an Associate’s degree of Science in Integrated Technologies or related degree, Bachelor’s degree preferred. Candidate must have a minimum of seven years of directly related experience and hold a current NC Locksmith License. Electronic Access Control Certification is also preferred. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by September 8, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

HVAC-DDC Technician

Warren Wilson College is currently recruiting for an HVAC-DDC Technician. This position is responsible for the routine and preventive maintenance of the heating, air conditioning and control systems on campus in order to provide a comfortable and healthy environment. The technician oversees and programs the campus’ HVAC web-based building automation DDC system as well as recommends outsourcing of repairs when appropriate.

Requirements include a minimum of five years of HVAC experience, or HVAC diploma and 3 years experience as well as working knowledge and technical understanding of all areas relating to maintenance of heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment. Must be able to service, program, operate and monitor Automated Logic and/or Tridium building automation direct digital controls systems. Must have a valid North Carolina Driver’s License free of restrictions and posses North Carolina State Board of Refrigeration certification. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by August 31, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

College Press Director

The College Press Director is responsible for the operation of the campus print shop, which includes the production of materials for internal and external audiences as requested by College departments and preparation of bulk mailings as well as the training, supervision and evaluation of a student work crew.

Requirements include Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, or Computer Information Systems or closely related degree field and three-five years experience in a print shop as well as three years of progressively responsible experience in organizing and managing financial and administrative operations. Computer skills including Word Office Suite, Adobe Master Collection and printing production software. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by August 31, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Admission Counselor – Temporary

Warren Wilson College, a private liberal arts institution in the beautiful mountain setting of Asheville, North Carolina, is currently seeking a 3-month temporary admission counselor. Known for excellence in sustainability, environmental studies, outdoor leadership, craft, and creative writing among other disciplines, Warren Wilson is the country’s only college to seamlessly combine academics, service-learning, and work. The College’s picturesque 1,100 acre campus includes hiking/biking trails, a forest, and the nation’s #1 college farm. The admission counselor will represent the College to prospective students and families, and manage a recruitment territory primarily consisting of Western North Carolina (including Asheville). Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree and superior communication skills. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by September 8, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Admission Records Specialist

Warren Wilson College, a private liberal arts institution in the beautiful mountain setting of Asheville, North Carolina, is currently seeking an admissions records specialist. Known for excellence in sustainability, environmental studies, outdoor leadership, craft, and creative writing among other disciplines, Warren Wilson is the country’s only college to seamlessly combine academics, service-learning, and work. The College’s picturesque 1,100 acre campus includes hiking/biking trails, a forest, and the nation’s #1 college farm. The Admissions Records Specialist will oversee all admissions office data entry, develop work flows, and coordinate mailings. Requirements include a minimum of a high school diploma, outstanding attention to detail, and at least three years of office operations experience, preferably in an office with a high volume of document management and data entry. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by August 31, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Graphics Designer, Enrollment

Warren Wilson College is currently recruiting for a Graphics Designer, Enrollment.  This position will serve as the primary graphic designer for the enrollment, admission and financial aid offices.  The Designer will be responsible for initial concept, design and production of view books, brochures, postcards, and invitations with the primary goal of getting prospective students interested in the amazing education Warren Wilson offers. Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in design or art-related field.  Technical experience with InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator and knowledge of Mac platform required. Additionally, superior design skills with knowledge of pre-press production, typography, and printer specifications required to produce items from concept creation through completion. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by August 21, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Director of Creative Services and Digital Asset Management

Warren Wilson College is currently recruiting for a Director of Creative Services and Digital Asset Management.  This position is responsible for the design of College digital and print products under the direction of the Vice President for Advancement.  The Director serves as the primary steward of the visual identity of the College, developing, overseeing and insuring campus-wide standards as well as managing production of elements that result in a creative and compelling visual brand for the College. Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree with coursework in graphics arts and five to eight years of related experience preferably in higher education.  Technical experience with Macintosh OS X, CS6, Creative Suite, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop as well as digital asset management platforms such as WebDAM, Brandfolder, Zenfolio required. Additionally, demonstrated expertise in all phases of production from concept creation through completion required. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by August 21, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Associate Director of Community Relations

Warren Wilson College is currently recruiting for an Associate Director of Community Relations. This position is responsible for planning and managing strategic events for alumni, parents, trustees and friends of the College. This role’s purpose is to foster greater awareness and engagement of the College as well as support fundraising efforts via events that generate revenue, celebrate contributions, and inspire future contributions. The Associate Director develops and executes marketing and communication plans to achieve maximum participation. Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree and three to five years of experience organizing complex, creative, and high profile events working with executives preferably in a fundraising environment. Experience using The Raiser’s Edge is highly desired. You can read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by August 21, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Associate Director of Donor Research & Stewardship

Warren Wilson College is currently recruiting for an Associate Director of Donor Research and Stewardship. This position is responsible for researching individuals with the potential to make major gifts to the College and for managing processes used to cultivate and steward all donors. The Associate Director manages the gift receipts, acknowledgements and tracking process to advance fundraising effectiveness. Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of five years’ experience in successful fundraising operations. Experience using The Raiser’s Edge is highly desired. You can read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by August 15, 2015. Electronic submissions are required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Director of Development

Warren Wilson College, a private liberal arts institution in the beautiful mountain setting of Asheville, North Carolina, is currently seeking a director of development. Known for excellence in sustainability, environmental studies, outdoor leadership, crafts, creative writing among other disciplines, Warren Wilson is the country’s only college to seamlessly combine academics, service-learning, and work. The College’s picturesque 1,100 acre campus includes hiking/biking trails, a forest, and the nation’s #1 college farm. The College’s next Director of Development will manage a portfolio of dedicated alumni and friends in supporting a strong history and bright future. Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree and five (5) years of experience professional fundraising (in a higher education sector preferred) with demonstrated success. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by June 30, 2015. Electronic submission is required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Director of Planned Giving and Major Gifts

Warren Wilson College, a private liberal arts institution in the beautiful mountain setting of Asheville, North Carolina, is currently seeking a director of planned giving and major gifts. Known for excellence in sustainability, environmental studies, outdoor leadership, crafts, creative writing among other disciplines, Warren Wilson is the country’s only college to seamlessly combine academics, service-learning, and work. The College’s picturesque 1,100 acre campus includes hiking/biking trails, a forest, and the nation’s #1 college farm. The College’s next Director of Planned Giving and Major Gifts will engage dedicated alumni and friends in supporting a strong history and bright future. Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree and five to seven (5-7) years of experience professional fundraising (in a higher education sector preferred) with demonstrated success. Read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu by June 30, 2015. Electronic submission is required. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations

Warren Wilson College is currently recruiting for a Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations. The individual in this position identifies and researches foundations, corporate, and governmental sources for funding. They will also be responsible for writing and editing grant, sponsorship proposals, and reports for funding institutional needs. They will manage the reporting system for grants and sponsorships received, prepare timeline and tracking system proposals, and prepare ongoing status reports. Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree and five (5) years’ experience with demonstrated success in developing proposals and managing grants and sponsorships from foundations and corporations. You can read a full position description here (PDF).

To be considered for the position, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to hr@warren-wilson.edu. Electronic submission is required.  Review of applications will begin June 16th. Warren Wilson College is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.

 

Faculty Employment Opportunities

Full-time Positions

There are no full-time faculty positions open at this time.

 

Adjunct (Part-Time) Faculty Positions

Warren Wilson College is pleased to accept resumes from those interested in teaching as an adjunct. We seek candidates who can provide evidence of effective teaching (ideally, a copy of past student course evaluations and one or more letters of reference from a supervisor at an academic institution where the applicant has taught previously). Candidates should possess a minimum of a master’s degree, with at least 18 credits of graduate work or comparable life experience related to the field for which the candidate seeks adjunct employment.

To submit your information to be considered as an adjunct please fill out this online form.

There are no adjunct faculty positions open at this time.

 

Fellowships & Residencies

There are no openings at this time.