Employment Opportunities


Campus Safety Officer

Hiram College is seeking applications for a full time Campus Safety Officer. This position requires overnight working hours. Strong interpersonal skills and a pleasant personality are important as this position involves interaction with the campus community and visitors.  Responsibilities include ensuring the safety and security of the College community, grounds and facilities, enforcing College policies and regulations and assisting the community members and guests.  Safety Officers conduct foot patrols of campus, and vehicle patrols of outlying facilities. Applicants will need to be dependable and follow directions as assigned.  Hiram College is a residential, private, liberal arts college of approximately 1,300 students in northeast Ohio. The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid driver’s license, excellent driving record, and no criminal record. Campus Safety experience, or training in this area is preferred.  Safety Officers are also responsible for writing safety and incident reports and must possess basic computer skills.  Hiram College offers a comprehensive benefits package including a tuition benefit for the employee, spouse, and dependent children.  Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter, and the contact information of three professional references via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  (posted 9/10/2014)

 Admission Counselor/Assistant/Associate Director

Hiram College invites applications for two (2) positions in the Office of Admission to be filled at the Admission Counselor level or, for those with sufficient admission experience, at the level of Assistant Director or Associate Director of Admission.  Hiram College, established in 1850 as the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute, is a nationally respected private residential liberal arts college located 30 miles from Cleveland in the historic Western Reserve region of Ohio.  At Hiram, close student-faculty interaction and innovation is routine.  The College’s distinctive academic calendar, the Hiram Plan, offers students the opportunity each semester for a 3-week intensive course, study abroad/away program, internship or research experience.  Admission officers are responsible for enrolling an academically capable and multifaceted freshman class.  As such they must possess superior interpersonal and public speaking skills; writing ability; strong analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills; and organizational talent, including the ability to manage time, prioritize work, and adeptly switch focus on multiple tasks.  The ability to work as part of a team and the confidence to work independently is expected.  High energy and a strong work ethic are essential; creative initiative, a sense of humor and the ability to work with diverse individuals and a variety of constituents are valued.  Demonstrated success in recruiting and a deep understanding and appreciation of a liberal arts environment are distinct bonuses.  Career interest and full-time work experience in admission or related areas is preferred.  In addition to general counseling duties, the position requires involvement in and coordination of ongoing admission programs and projects; assignments will depend on the needs of the office and the talents of the individual.  Candidates must be able to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends, and be willing to travel.  Required by starting date: Bachelor's degree and driver’s license.  Interested individuals should send a letter of interest, resume, and the names, email addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with "Admission Officer Search Committee Chairperson" in the subject line.  Title and salary will be based upon skills and experience.  Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled without further notice. (posted 9/3/2014)

Assistant/Associate Director of Major Gifts

Hiram College seeks an energetic alumni relations, development, or sales professional to cultivate, solicit, and steward 150+ qualified major gift prospects with a goal of closing at minimum a dozen major gift solicitations in a fiscal year.  Reporting directly to the Associate Vice President for Development, Assistant/Associate Director of Major Gifts will work in collaboration with the entire alumni relations and development team to create a comprehensive program for the solicitation and stewardship of major donors.  Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree with at least one year of development or sales experience as well as demonstrated ability to work effectively with the many constituencies in a small college environment including trustees, administrators, faculty, staff, alumni and friends.  Experience in higher education setting is preferred.  Excellent oral and written communication skills, willingness to travel, ability to multitask and work with colleagues to coordinate efforts and create strategies for shared prospects are required.  A creative, self-starter will thrive in this position.   Founded in 1850, Hiram College is a private, selective liberal arts college located in the Western Reserve of Northeast Ohio, within an hour’s drive of Cleveland and Akron.  Hiram has an enthusiastic alumni base of 14,000 in its traditional, Weekend College, and graduate programs. Title and compensation will be based on experience level.  Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references electronically as a PDF or Word document(s) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position title in the subject line when applying.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. (posted 8/7/2014)

Front Desk Clerk

Hiram College invites applications for two part-time and one full time Front Desk Clerk for The Historic Hiram Inn.  This position includes responsibilities of answering the phone for guest inquiries, taking reservations in the guest management software system, greeting guests, assisting with luggage, breakfast set up/clean up (AM/PM shift duties), and various housekeeping/laundry duties as needed.  Candidates should be able to work independently with little supervision and work a flexible schedule, including weekends, days and evening shifts, and holidays.  The position requires a self-starter with attention to detail.  Customer service, communication and computer proficiency with previous office or retail experience is preferred.  A high school degree is required.  Qualified candidates should send a resume with a letter of interest and the names and phone numbers of three professional references with telephone numbers to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Please identify the position in the subject line when applying.  Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. (posted 7/23/2014)

Faculty Position in Nursing

The Hiram College Department of Nursing invites applications for a full-time faculty position in a fully-accredited baccalaureate nursing program that leads to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.  The appointment begins August 2014.  The person selected will assume the Clinical Learning Center Coordinator position and will teach 50% load in the traditional program and oversee clinical learning simulation 50% load.   As the Nursing Clinical Learning Center (CLC) Coordinator, the individual will be involved in the oversight and instruction in simulation and clinical practice laboratories in the baccalaureate nursing program.  This person will work in close collaboration with the nursing faculty for successful development and implementation of simulation experiences within the baccalaureate nursing curriculum.   Faculty duties will include teaching, scholarship and service consistent with rank.  Successful candidates will be responsible for implementation of an innovative nursing curriculum within the Hiram 12-3 Semester Plan, advising and instructing students to become professional nurses, and advancing the discipline of nursing.  The primary teaching assignment for the position will be in the clinical specialty of expertise with a preference for gerontology and/or adult nursing as well as in non-clinical areas such as professional development, wellness, and /or pharmacology.  Opportunities for interdisciplinary teaching and scholarship are also available.  This is a ten month, full-time position requiring some evening or weekend flexibility.  Hiram College, located in the picturesque Western Reserve region of Northeastern Ohio, is recognized as one of the best liberal arts colleges in the US, offering a strong tradition in the natural sciences and humanities with intimate learning and a global outreach.  For further information see www.hiram.edu/nursing.  Qualifications include:  current licensure as a registered nurse with a minimum of 2 years of experience in the practice of professional nursing; minimum of a master’s degree with a major in nursing; PhD preferred; previous teaching experience including lab simulation preferred.  Rank is commensurate with education and experience.  Please submit the following electronically as a Word or PDF document to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names of three (3) professional references with address and phone numbers.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Please specify the position title in the subject line when applying.  For questions about the position, contact Connie Stopper, PhD, RN, CNS Nursing Program Director (330.569.6186). (posted 6/6/2014)


Hiram College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to Excellence Through Diversity.

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