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Careers at SCU
Santa Clara University is shaping the next generation of leaders, thinkers, and all-around great people. We’ve love for you to join us. Find out what career opportunities are available.

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Check out our featured jobs we're eager to fill, to see if you might be the perfect fit.


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We focus on our customers by emphasizing availability and providing professional, dependable service. We innovate and improve our business through performance analysis, leveraging technology, and employee training.  Finally, we construct a positive work environment by emphasizing the importance of teamwork and communication.  We expect all members of our team, new and veteran alike, to advance the ultimate goal of providing an exceptional campus environment by succeeding in these three critical areas. Primary Purpose of Position: Maintains, repairs, installs and modifies a variety of electrical devices for residential, commercial or industrial purposes.


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Director, de Saisset Museum

The Museum Director has ultimate responsibility for the de Saisset Museum, its operations, and its permanent collection of nearly 12,000 objects of art and history. The Director provides leadership and management of all areas of the Museum, which is accredited by the American Association of Museums and is a university museum. The Director reports through the Provost division to the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs of Santa Clara University. The responsibilities include the oversight of long-range planning, administration (staff, students, and volunteers), budgeting and fundraising, development of permanent collection and collections management, final selection and presentation of temporary and permanent collection exhibitions, facility maintenance and capital renovations, in addition to all educational programming and special events.

Director, de Saisset Museum

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Archives & Special Collections Librarian

The Archives & Special Collections Librarian engages with faculty, staff, students, and external researchers of Archives & Special Collections. This position provides specialized research consultation, instruction, and outreach activities to support scholarship and research that uses the archival, special, and digital collections held by the University Library. The Archives & Special Collections Librarian oversees the core public services of the unit that directly affect daily service to patrons of Archives & Special Collections. The Archives & Special Collections Librarian is the first point of contact for all researchers, managing the operations of the Norman F. Martin, S.J. Reading Room. The Archives & Special Collections Librarian collaborates with faculty to deliver classroom instruction sessions, facilitates timely access to collections, and provides excellent customer service. This position reports to the Head of Archives & Special Collections.

Archives & Special Collections Librarian

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Santa Clara offers a comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees, with programs and resources designed to promote and sustain personal health care, well-being, and the financial objectives of employees and their families.


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Health & Wellbeing

The physical, emotional and mental health of our employees is extremely important to us. We offer a variety of dynamic programs, including meditation and nutritional seminars, to help you take care of your body, mind and soul.

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Financial Planning Benefits

From 401k's to one-on-one consultations with financial advisors, we’ll help you become better informed and more confident in building your retirement plan.

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Education Benefits

We provide opportunities for professional and educational development for eligible employees and their dependents, including tuition remission and reimbursement.

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About SCU

Located in the heart of Silicon ValleySanta Clara University blends high-tech innovation with a social consciousness grounded in the Jesuit educational tradition.

We are committed to leaving the world a better place. We pursue new technology, encourage creativity, engage with our communities, and share an entrepreneurial mindset.

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Our People

We are a close-knit, friendly, mission-driven campus that celebrates all cultures, lifestyles, perspectives and experiences. Diversity is critical to our mission.

Santa Clara recognizes the immense value that it brings to the workplace and the benefit to all when it is celebrated and prioritized. Visit the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and Human Resources for more information.

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The Bay Area boasts the quintessential California experience: picturesque beaches and hiking trails, sophisticated, unique dining and historic landmarks–hello, Golden Gate Bridge–perfect for any postcard.

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