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    Loretto, PA 15940-0600

    Thank you for your interest in employment at Saint Francis University. Our community is our greatest strength, and the friendly atmosphere on campus tends to make employment here quite enjoyable.
    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  As an employee, your safety & security is of primary importance.  For crime information and statistics, you may request an electronic copy of our Clery Report or view the SFU Clery Report online.
    We also offer a generous employee benefits package and many opportunities for professional advancement.

    To apply for a position, please follow the instructions below:

  • Job Opportunities

  • Administrative/Staff 

  • Assistant/Associate Director, Employer Relations/Internships

    Search Status: Only internal applications accepted at this time.  Deadline for applications is Sept 1, 2017.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for the full time position of The Assistant or Associate Director of Employer Relations/Internships provides leadership to the Career Services Department, and provides overall management of the internship program with a major emphasis on employer relations and employer outreach.  The position works closely with students, employers, faculty, staff, and alumni including the alumni director, professional colleagues, admissions staff, and the local community.  Prime responsibilities include employer outreach and employer relations, alumni outreach and alumni relations, student assistance in obtaining internships, student preparedness for the application and interview process, internship budget management, career counseling, internship goals and assessment coordination and oversight, and management of internship records and reports.   Travel involved with some evening and some Saturday hours required to attend admissions and alumni events, present to students, host evening networking events, etc.

    Bachelor’s degree required.  Master’s degree preferred in marketing, communications, business, human resources, leadership, student affairs, behavioral sciences or other related field.  Demonstrated experience working with employers and handling community outreach; corporate relations/sales experience a plus; position requires high energy level, self-motivated, possess excellent speaking, writing, and interpersonal skills, strong organizational ability, proficiency with computers, and strong ability to advise and career coach students.  Must have the ability to communicate information to all internship stakeholders (students, faculty, staff, employers, parents, and alumni).

    Apply online , then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    Campus Visit Coordinator

    Search Status: Application Material received by August 11, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    The Campus Visit Coordinator is directly responsible to the Director of Admissions and performs functions essential to the achievement of the University’s enrollment goals.  As a member of the Undergraduate Admissions Team, the Campus Visit Coordinator helps establish a tone of professionalism, warmth, and hospitality toward prospective students and families, current students, faculty, and other members of the University Community by: supporting the Undergraduate Admission Counseling Staff, responding to incoming communications from prospective students, and providing general assistance to students, faculty, staff, and the general public.

    Bachelor’s degree or high school diploma with relevant training or experience required.  Good organizational, communication, and problem solving skills.  Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and ability to become familiar with recruitment software programs.  Accurate data entry and typing skills required. Some evening and weekends required as needed. 

    To apply: Complete an online application , then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

    Custodial Worker I

    Search Status: Application material received by March 31, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University seeks to fill a full time Custodial Worker I position.  Directly responsible to the Manager of Custodial Services or the Custodial Supervisor to perform a variety of housekeeping duties and to keep assigned buildings/areas in a clean and safe condition.  

    Knowledge of cleaning materials, machines and practices required.  Basic housekeeping and repair skills along with basic reading and writing skills preferred.  Minimum of three months of related custodial experience required.  Some evenings and weekends required.

    Complete an online application, then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    Director, Physical Plant

    Search Status:  Interviews in progress.

    Saint Francis University seeks a leader with a proven track record of accomplishments to become its next Director of Physical Plant.  This position involves the leadership and development of a 65- employee department and the planning, organizing, coordinating and directing of all Physical Plant functions.  Responsible for all physical facilities; budget; coordination of personnel through supervisors; supervision of new construction and remodeling of facilities; repair and maintenance, housekeeping and supporting services of facilities; systemic inspection, planning and accomplishing repairs to facilities, equipment and grounds; and ongoing training and professional development of departmental personnel.

    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related field is required, with seven years of successful management experience in physical plant administration and demonstrated knowledge of the principles of construction and maintenance.  Professional Engineer License and experience in higher education preferred. Ability to effectively communicate with other University staff, students, industry personnel, and the public is essential.  Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, coordinate, direct and control all aspects of physical plant activities. Intermediate knowledge of office administration, plant management, reporting, budgeting and control, computer skills, and business operations.  Advanced knowledge of terms, nature of related trades, blueprints, buildings, grounds equipment, housekeeping, construction, repair, maintenance, purchasing, inventory control, fire, safety management, IBC & OSHA codes and related matters in higher education.

    Complete an online application, then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    Administrative Assistant, Nursing - Part Time

    Search Status: Application material received by March 3, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a part time 12-month administrative assistant position in the Department of Nursing MSN program in the School of Health Sciences.  The MSN program Administrative Assistant is responsible to the Chair of Nursing and the MSN Program Directors to perform a variety of administrative and academic support duties for the master’s program in Nursing.

    High school graduate with completion of 1-2 years of clerical, customer service, and information technology training; Associate Degree preferred.  Good organizational, communication, proofreading, and office management skills as well as the aptitude to multi-task. Ability to work effectively with others to include prospective and current students, faculty, and staff in support of program goals and operations are essential. Must have proficiency in word processing, spreadsheets and databases.  Excellent front line customer service and marketing skills required in support of program goals and operations. One to three years of related experience. 

    Apply on line , then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

    Campus Police Officer- Part Time

    Saint Francis University Police Department has an immediate opening for  part time Police Officer:

    (1) Part Time Officer (Seasonal or 9 month position)

    Saint Francis University invites applications for the vacant positions for one full time and one part time Campus Police Officers within the University Police Department. Successful candidates must have and maintain a current PA driver's license; Ability to obtain a PA License to Carry a Firearm; Possess ACT 120. Knowledge in criminal investigation, report writing. The candidate must also be effective in public relations and interpersonal skills, good oral and written abilities are strongly desired. Successful candidates must also have the ability to pass a Background check, Physical and Drug test.

    Applicants should complete online application , then email letter of application, resume, and references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented  individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

    Dining Services- Part Time

    Multiple opportunities for part time work in dining services for 2017-2018 school year including:

    Cashier

    Baker

    Cashier

    Deli/Pizza/Prep Cooks

    Food Service/Salad Prep Workers

    Server

    Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art- Receptionist Part Time

    Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art has a part-time receptionist position available at the Loretto Museum (on SFU campus).  The position will be Tuesday-Friday, 10 am - 5 pm (also, an occasional Saturday or evening event).  The responsibilities include but are not limited to greeting visitors, answering phones, mailings, working with the work study students, and providing support to staff members.  Basic computer skills required.

    Interested candidates should email a resume to shampton@sama-art.org .

  • Athletics

  • Athletic Administration- Graduate Assistant

    Search Status: Open until filled

    The GA- Athletic Administration is directly responsible to the Deputy Director of Athletics/SWA  to assist with the Athletic Department's administrative function.

    Bachelor's degree required.  Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills are essential.

    Compensation for position is tuition remission in a Saint Francis University master's degree program.  Candidate must be admitted into a master's program at Saint Francis University in order to qualify for the position.

    Questions regarding the position can be directed to: Erika Renwick, Deputy Director of Athletics/SWA at erenwick@francis.edu.

    Apply online; then submit a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty; and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE.

     

    Athletic Communication- Graduate Assistant

    Search Status: Open until filled


    The GA- Athletic Communication is directly responsible to the Director of Athletics Communication and serves as the primary contact for several sports and serves as a secondary contact for 1-2 others.


    Bachelor's degree required.  Experience in : Collegiate athletics communications, Adobe Creative Suite (Mac), Stat Crew, web streaming/video equipment, Daktonics Displays (LED scorers table/message center), and graphic and publication design. Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills are essential.


    Compensation for position is tuition remission in a Saint Francis University master's degree program.  Candidate must be admitted into a master's program at Saint Francis University in order to qualify for the position.


    Questions regarding the position can be directed to: Taylor Powers, Director of Athletics Communications at tpowers@francis.edu


    Apply online; then submit a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu


    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty; and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    Athletic Video Production- Graduate Assistant

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a Graduate Assistant- Athletic Video Production in the Department of Athletics.  The Graduate Assistant- Athletic Video Production is directly responsible to the Multi-Media Services Coordinator to work with Division I intercollegiate athletics programs where he/she will gain hands-on experience in the Sports Entertainment Industry.

    Saint Francis University is a member of the NCAA Division I competing in the Northeast Conference. The candidate must have a commitment to adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the Northeast Conference, and the NCAA.  In addition, the candidate must understand and actively support the mission of the Department of Athletics and Saint Francis University.

    Candidate must hold a bachelor degree in Broadcasting, Communication, TV Production, Journalism, or related field.  Previous experience is preferred in, operating a camera under various conditions, operating a camera in live event environment, digital video editing, Adobe Suite and other editing applications and a basic knowledge of sports production.  Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills are essential.

    Compensation for the position is tuition remission in a Saint Francis University master’s degree program.  Candidates must be admitted into a master’s program at Saint Francis University in order to qualify for the position.

    Apply on line, then submit a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to : positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disability. 

    AA/EOE

    Graduate Assistant Coach, Strength and Conditioning

    Search Status:  Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Material received by August 25, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University, a member of the NCAA Division I competing in the Northeast Conference, invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning

    The Graduate Assistant is directly responsible to the Head Coach to assist with all aspects of implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 22 Division I programs and cheerleading. 

    The candidate must have a commitment to adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the Northeast Conference, and the NCAA.  In addition, the candidate must understand and actively support the mission of the Department of Athletics and Saint Francis University.

    Bachelor's degree required.  Intercollegiate competitive experience is required.  Certification by the NSCA (CSCS) or the CSCCa (SCCC) required. First Aid, CPR and AED Certification through any of the accredited institutions is required. Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential.

    Compensation for the position is tuition remission in a Saint Francis University master's degree program, plus a stipend.  The successful candidate must apply and be admitted to a Saint Francis University master's program in order to qualify for this position.

    Apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to:  positions@francis.edu.

    Applications accepted until position is filled.  Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty; and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE.

    Graduate Assistant Coach, Women's Golf

    Search Status: Open until filled

    Saint Francis University, a member of the NCAA Division I competing in the Northeast Conference is accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Women's Golf Coach.  The Graduate Assistant Women’s Golf Coach is directly responsible to the Head Women’s Golf Coach and assists with all aspects of a Division I women’s golf program.

    The candidates must have a commitment to adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the Northeast Conference, and the NCAA.  In addition, the candidates must understand and actively support the mission of the Department of Athletics and Saint Francis University.

    Bachelor’s degree required. Intercollegiate competitive or coaching experience required. Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills are essential.  

    Compensation for positions is tuition remission in a Saint Francis University master's degree program, plus a stipend .  Candidates must be admitted into a master’s program at Saint Francis University in order to qualify for positions.  

    Questions can be directed to: Jim Brazill, Senior Associate Director of Athletics at jbrazill@francis.edu


    Apply online; resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to:  positions@francis.edu.

      Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty; and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE.



    Strength and Conditioning, Head Coach


    Search Status: Application Material received by August 4, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University seeks candidates for a Strength and Conditioning, Head Coach.  The Strength and Conditioning, Head Coach reports to the Assistant Director of Athletics for Facilities and Operations and is responsible for designing and implementing strength and conditioning programs for the university’s 23 Division I programs including cheerleading, as well as scheduling and maintaining training areas, and coordinating education programs for coaches and staff.

    Candidates must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all the rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the Northeast Conference, and the NCAA.

    Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred.  CSCS or SCCC certification required. Must possess the knowledge and ability to design and implement strength and conditioning programs at the Division I level.  Excellent communication skills, computer skills, and related experience in athletics required.

    Complete an online application , then submit letter of application, resume, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu 

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disability. 

    AA/EOE

    Student Athlete Academic Services- Graduate Assistant

    Search Status: Open until filled


    The GA- Student Athlete Academic Services is directly responsible to the Associate Director of Student Athlete Academic Services to organize and supervise life skills programs for the development of the student athlete (Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, Student Athlete Mentors program, etc.)


    Bachelor's degree required. Ability to relate to student athletes; strong organizational skills preferred.  Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills are essential.


    Compensation for position is tuition remission in a Saint Francis University master's degree program.  Candidate must be admitted into a master's program at Saint Francis University in order to qualify for the position.


    Questions regarding the position can be directed to: Jaime Lipski, Associate Director of Student Athlete Academic Services at jlipski@francis.edu


    Apply online; then submit a letter of application, resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu


    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty; and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    Women's Water Polo, Assistant Coach

    Search Status: Application material received by February 3, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University, a Division I member of the Collegiate Water Polo Association, invites applications for a full time Assistant Coach, Women’s Water Polo in the Department of Athletics.  The Assistant Coach is responsible to the Head Coach, Women’s Water Polo  for assisting with the organization and direction of a Division I Water Polo program including but not limited to recruiting, scheduling, budget management, NCAA compliance, and development of student athletes.

    The successful candidate must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the Collegiate Water Polo Association, and the NCAA.  In addition, the candidate must understand and actively support the mission of the Department of Athletics and Saint Francis University.

    Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree is preferred.  Intercollegiate playing and/or coaching experience preferred.  Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are necessary.  Must hold or be eligible to obtain lifeguard certification within 90 days of hire.

    Apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE.

    Women's Water Polo, Head Coach

    Search Status: Application material received before August 17, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for a full time, 12 month Head Coach, Women’s Water Polo position.  The Head Women’s Water Polo Coach and is directly responsible to the  Director of Athletics or her designee to organize and direct a Division I water polo program within the stated mission of the Department of Athletics and Saint Francis University. 

    The successful candidate must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the CWPA, and the NCAA. In addition, the candidate must understand and actively support the mission of the Department of Athletics and Saint Francis University. 

    Bachelor’s degree required.  Master’s degree preferred. Intercollegiate water polo and coaching experience (or equivalent) preferred. Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential.
     
    Apply on line, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu.

     Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE

  • Faculty 

  • Accounting, Assistant Professor

    Search Status: Application material received by June 23, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    The Shield’s School of Business at Saint Francis University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor of Accounting position.  This position teaches graduate and undergraduate accounting courses, plus other business courses as needed, during the day and evenings as well as online.  

    Candidates must have a record of highly effective teaching, scholarship and service.  They must also possess excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively with others, as well as a willingness to serve on the Shield’s School of Business and University committees.  

    A Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration (MBA), CPA or CMA or CFA Certification, plus at least two to five years of industry experience in accounting or finance required with the expectation that a doctoral degree will be completed.  A Ph.D. or D.B.A. in accounting, finance, or closely related area is preferred.

    To apply complete an online application , and then submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, three current letters of reference to: positions@francis.edu.  

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    Physical Therapy, Assistant Professor

    Search Status: Primary consideration will be given to applications received before July 15, 2017.  

    Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania invites applications for a newly created, full-time, 12 month tenured faculty position in their entry-level Doctoral program.  The Department of Physical Therapy is seeking a dynamic and dedicated individual interested in teaching in the program’s progressive curriculum.  Applicants recognized as a clinical specialist with teaching experience at the post-secondary level are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate will have a record of clinical experience, teaching experience, and an active research agenda. Responsibilities include teaching in foundational clinical sciences and applied patient/ client management courses within our entry-level DPT program. 


    The successful candidate will engage in research, which may be through the Human Performance Laboratory or Center for Rehabilitation in the DiSepio Institute for Rural Health and Wellness.  Faculty will participate in service to the university, student advisement, and are encouraged to be involved in community outreach activities.  Faculty clinical practice opportunities are available through the on-campus Center for Rehabilitation.


    The successful candidate will hold a doctoral degree in Physical Therapy.  The candidate should hold, or provide proof of eligibility for, licensure in Pennsylvania, with a minimum of 3 years of clinical experience.  Preferred qualifications include: specialty certification, a terminal doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc, or equivalent) or planned completion of a terminal doctoral degree, prior university level teaching experience, active APTA membership, and/or expertise in a specific content area.

    Apply online, and submit letter of application; resume; and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu

    The position is open until filled. Applicants with all areas of expertise are welcome to apply. 

    For more information related to this position, please contact Dr. Jessica Lieb Cammarata, Chair of the Search Committee.  She may be reached at jcammarata@francis.edu.

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.  AA/EOE

    English as a Second Language, Adjunct Faculty- Part Time

    Search Status: Open until filled.

    Saint Francis University invites applications for the part time position of adjunct faculty in the Intensive English Program for Fall 2017 semester and the Spring 2018 semester. Applications must be submitted at least one month before start of the semester  

    Qualifications:
    Master's degree in TESOL, Applied Linguistics, or related field is required.  A master's degree and experience in education involving reading specialist certification, ESL certification, or experience working with ESL students in the classroom may also be considered.
    Must be a U.S. citizen
    Needs to have one year teaching experience in reading, writing, listening and/or speaking OR two years tutoring experience in the same areas
    Have excellent intercultural communication and interpersonal skills
    Demonstrable knowledge of non-U.S. cultures.
    Preferred Qualifications:
    Experience working with diverse populations, including nonnative English speakers
    Experience teaching at the university level in academic preparation ESL classes, particularly in an intensive academic preparation (or EAP) program
    International teaching experience
    Knowledge of educational technology, specifically Canvas.

    Responsibilities will include the following:
    Teaching semester long intensive, academic-prep English language courses in writing, reading, speaking, and/or listening;
    Implementing set curriculum and assessments;
    Developing daily lesson plans;
    Marking and providing appropriate feedback on oral and written work;
    Implementing assignments, quizzes, tests, and handouts and keeping up with the grade book on Canvas;
    Submitting midterm and final grades on or before their due dates;
    Devising, writing and producing new materials;
    Basic administration, such as keeping student registers and attendance records;
    Keeping students up to date about events and resources provided on campus;
    Checking emails and responding in a timely fashion;
    Assisting in the orientation and placement of students in the days before and after the sessions;
    Having two office hours a week for meeting with students;
    Spending up to 12 hours a week teaching and up to 12 hours a week preparing
    Candidates who have applied for positions in the Intensive English Program in the past must apply again. When applying, please make your availability clear.

    Apply online, then submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu
     
    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity ofstudents, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.AA/EOE

    Nursing Department Adjunct Instructors

    Deadline: Applications received by June 1, 2017 will receive primary consideration.

    The Nursing Department at Saint Francis University seeks adjunct clinical Instructors to teach undergraduates in the following areas: Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Medical-Surgical, and Fundamentals. 

    Master’s degree in nursing preferred with recent clinical practice experience in specifically identified area. If BSN degree, would be considered a faculty assistant and would need to obtain Master’s degree in nursing within one year of start.  Must have current PA RN license. Minimum of two years clinical nursing experience.

    Interested Candidates should apply online. Please submit a letter of application, resume and names and addresses and phone numbers of three references to: positions@francis.edu.

    Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE