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Research Assistant (Linguistics) Swarthmore
The Research Assistant position is to assist on research about metaphor in political discourse.
Accounts Payable Coordinator Swarthmore
The Accounts Payable Coordinator performs a wide range of tasks with a great deal of autonomy that includes: managing the Banner database of vendors; processing and coding incoming check requests and vendor invoices for data entry by AP clerk; and processing annual 1099 tax forms. This position is a Non-exempt Pay Grade 05.
Admissions Reader Swarthmore
The Admissions Reader will be responsible for reading and evaluating applications in a Committee-Based Evaluation process with admissions deans and possible participation in full-committee discussions.
Research Assistant (Economics) Swarthmore
Research assistant for Economics Professor Syon Bhanot. The candidate will help in the development and implementation of a randomized control trial with the National Brain Tumor Society.
Cook Swarthmore
Ensures timely meal production in a large college dining center under the direction of the Culinary Services Director or Sous Chef. Prepares recipes and ensures food production meets the highest standards of quality, taste, creativity, presentation, and variety. Responsibilities include assisting with execution of menu plan for Board plan, retail and catering. Must possess and practice great customer service skills. Must be able to work both independently and as a part of a team.
Assistant Garden Supervisor / Sustainable Landscapes Swarthmore
The Assistant Garden Supervisor provides timely and reliable support for assisting with the supervision of gardeners and acts as a lead in the department's landscape sustainability efforts, as well as directly performing gardening care, maintenance of the Scott Arboretum’s plant collections and performing other campus groundskeeping duties to maintain and keep safe the paths, roads, turf areas, fields and additional properties of the College.
Public Safety Corporal Swarthmore
The Public Safety Corporal is primarily responsible for the effective supervision of those patrol and communications officers assigned directly to him/her. Due to the size of the Department, the Corporal must, in addition to supervising duties, frequently perform the same tasks as the Public Safety Officers. This Limited Term position is a Pay Grade Non-exempt 6.
Public Safety Community Resource Officer - Sergeant Swarthmore
The Public Safety Sergeant is primarily responsible for the effective supervision of those corporals, patrol and communications officers assigned to them. This position is a Pay Grade Non-exempt 7.
Front End Web Developer Swarthmore
The Front End Web Developer is an essential contributor to the creation of a vibrant and useful web and mobile experience for the Swarthmore College community. The position is focused on the user experience aspects of web applications supporting various College departments. The position works closely with the College’s Communications Office to promote deeper connections to the College for prospective students, alumni, and other internal and external audiences. This position is an Pay Grade Exempt 6.
Communication/Patrol Officer Swarthmore
The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is currently accepting applications for the position of Communication/Patrol Officer. Public Safety Officers (PSO's) are an integral part of the support and resource network on campus. Officers are responsible for building positive community relationships throughout campus. *This position is a Non-Exempt Pay Grade 04.
Hardware Repair Technician Swarthmore
The Hardware Repair Technician will provide technical support and troubleshooting of hardware and software issues. Must be able to operate computers and peripherals as well as standing office equipment, including copier and fax machine. Must have the physical ability to reach the equipment of every computer user on campus to complete installations, upgrades, diagnostics, and troubleshooting. *Pay Grade Non-Exempt 6.
Temporary On-Call Production Technician (Recruitment Only) Swarthmore
Swarthmore College, a highly selective liberal arts college, is located in the suburbs of Philadelphia. The Lang Performing Arts Center (LPAC) integrates the arts into Swarthmore’s curriculum. The space houses many facilities which cater to the needs of the college’s artistic spectrum. The LPAC is versatile in its function: rehearsals, gallery installations, readings, film screenings, classes and performances are all simultaneously hosted within the building, making it a gravitational hub of campus activity. Under supervision, the On-Call Production Technician performs tasks for a variety of programs and events. This person may assist in the load-in, running, and production for performances in the LPAC.
EVS Technician Part Time Temporary Swarthmore
The part time temporary EVS Technician reports to a shift supervisor and provides services to ensure a clean and environmentally healthy campus. Tasks performed include: daily trash removal, cleaning and disinfecting bathroom fixtures and furniture, dusting, vacuuming and cleaning both carpeted and non-carpeted floors and mats, maintaining bathroom paper and other supplies, and other duties as assigned. This position requires scheduling flexibility with the ability to report to work when called upon. Where possible a schedule will be provided in advance. Interested applicants must be able to provide direct contact information to assure availability. Applicants currently employed by other organizations will be considered based on ability to meet the flexibility requirements and on call procedures. At times this position will require additional hours per week, not exceeding 30 total, covering for full-time staff. Interested candidates must be available on weekends and holidays.
Dining Services (Part-Time) Swarthmore
This is a pooled position which means that a vacancy may not be available at this time. However, when a vacancy does become available, the hiring manager will review this pool and contact qualified applicants at that time.
Cook (Recruitment Only) Swarthmore
The line cook is responsible for ensuring the timely production of menu items throughout each meal period.  This is achieved by following production and recipes as documented in the production book.
Administrative Assistant (Temporary, Recruitment Only) Swarthmore
We’re seeking candidates for an Administrative Assistant to provide high-level administrative support to departments throughout Swarthmore College as needed.
Patrol/Communications Officer (Recruitment Only) Swarthmore
RECRUITMENT ONLY: a vacancy may not be available at this time. However, when a vacancy does become available, the hiring manager will review this pool and contact qualified applicants at that time.