Employment

WE'RE HIRING — 

JOIN OUR TEAM!


Join the Mercy College of Health Sciences team in Des Moines, Iowa, where we transform students into healthcare heroes. We not only offer students an exceptional education, but we also offer employees a rewarding work environment. Our Core Values of knowledge, reverence, integrity, compassion, and excellence make up the foundation of our work.

Hiring for Mission & Identity

 

YOU'D LOOK GREAT IN PURPLE!

 

COMPETITIVE BENEFITS

THE PERKS


We offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package — one we are proud to offer our employees. We value our faculty and staff and strive to create an ‌exceptional working environment and culture.

Benefits

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life and Disability insurance
  • Voluntary Benefits: Accident & Critical Illness, Identity Theft
  • 401(k) with Matching Contributions
  • Professional Development Opportunities 
  • Wellness Program
  • Community Service Leave
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Tuition Assistance

 

 

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Full-Time Positions

Admissions

Admissions Counselor

The purpose of this position is to coordinate student recruitment and admission activities for applicants. The position will serve as a resource, providing information on College programs to interested applicants.

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Admissions Counselor

The purpose of this position is to coordinate student recruitment and admission activities for applicants. The position will serve as a resource, providing information on College programs to interested applicants.

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EMS

EMS Instructor

The purpose of this position is to assist Mercy College in fulfilling its mission by facilitating student acquisition of the required knowledge, attitudes, and skills, necessary for success in the student's chosen career in health sciences.

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Facilities

Custodian

The purpose of this position is to provide a variety of cleaning and maintenance duties for the College, ensuring buildings and grounds present a professional image.

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Finanical Aid

Director, Financial Aid

The purpose of this position is to administer federal, state, private and alternative financial aid programs in which the College participates.

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Student Sucess

Academic Advisor

The purpose of this position is to provide academic advising to students exploring programs of study and facilitate career development.

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Administrative Assistant

Reporting to the Dean of Student Affairs, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for providing confidential administrative support to the Dean and staff in the Office of Student Affairs, with a focus on office management and Castle Branch, scheduling, office communications, and supporting special events and projects.

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Nursing

Nursing Assistant Professor

The purpose of this position is to assist the College in fulfilling its mission by facilitating student acquisition of the required knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary for success in the student's chosen career in health sciences. 

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Part Time Positions

Academic Affairs

Academic Evaluator

The purpose of this position is to provide accurate and timely evaluations of transfer coursework for both prospective and current students.

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EMS/Mercy College Training Center

ACLS Instructor 

The Mercy College Training Center is seeking candidates to serve as ACLS instructors.

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Adjunct Paramedic Instructor

The purpose of this position is to assist Mercy College in fulfilling its mission by facilitating student acquisition of the required knowledge, attitudes, and skills, necessary for success in the student's chosen career in health sciences.

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Paramedic Skills Evaluator

The purpose of this position is to evaluate the skills of students in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Programs.

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BLS Instructor

The purpose of this position is to provide instruction for Basic Life Support (BLS) courses.

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Financial Aid

Work Study

Provides administrative support to staff in various areas. May include office or clerical duties involving answering the telephone, data entry, filing and other clerical tasks of a diverse nature.  May be working in Student Services, the Library, off campus for Community Service, or other areas as needs arise.

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Gen Ed

Adjunct Faculty

The purpose of this position is to assist Mercy College in fulfilling its mission by facilitating student acquisition of the required knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary for success in the student's chosen career in health sciences

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Nursing

Adjunct Instructor 

The purpose of this position is to assist the College in fulfilling its mission by facilitating student acquisition of the required knowledge, attitudes, and skills, necessary for success in the student's chosen career in health sciences.

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Adjunct Instructor, MSN Program

The purpose of this position is to assist the College in fulfilling its mission by facilitating student acquisition of the required knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary for success in the student's chosen career in health sciences.

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Nursing Adjunct Instructor

The purpose of this position is to assist the College in fulfilling its mission by facilitating student acquisition of the required knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary for success in the student's chosen career in health sciences.

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Student Success

Tutor

The purpose of this position is to assist Mercy College of Health Sciences’ students with specialized instruction in their areas of expertise. 

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APA/WritingTutor

The purpose of this position is to assist Mercy College of Health Sciences’ students with specialized instruction in their areas of expertise. 

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Nursing Math Tutor

The purpose of this position is to assist Mercy College of Health Sciences’ students with specialized instruction in their areas of expertise. 

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Obstetrics Tutor

The purpose of this position is to assist Mercy College of Health Sciences’ students with specialized instruction in their areas of expertise. 

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QUESTIONS?

GET IN TOUCH!

 

Donna Hoffman

Market VP Human Resources Operations/CHRO
Tel: (515) 247-3225
donna.hoffman@mercyoneiowa.org

 

Emma Jens, BA

Human Resources Specialist
Tel: (515) 643-6629
Fax: (515) 643-6626
emma.jens@mercyoneiowa.org


In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with the College, please contact Human Resources at (515) 643-3180 or donna.hoffman@mercyoneiowa.org

It is Mercy College of Health Sciences' policy to conduct all academic programs and business activities in a manner that is free from unlawful discrimination and to provide equal opportunity for and equal treatment of students and employees regardless of race, color, age, ethnicity, religion/creed, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, sex, marital status, disability or status as a U.S. veteran or any other factor protected by law. Inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies may be directed to the Human Resources at (515) 643-3180, 928 6th Avenue Des Moines, Iowa 50309 or mchshr@mercydesmoines.org.

All final candidates will be required to pass background checks, drug screen, and TB test.

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Next step before transforming into a life-saving hero: complete the form below. Our admissions team will get you all the info you need to know.

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EMAIL
Admissions: admissions@mchs.edu

PHONE
Admissions: (515) 635-1133
General: (515) 643-3180

About Us

Mercy College of Health Sciences has been transforming students into healthcare professionals since 1899. Located in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, we offer master's degreesbachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, certificate programs, and continuing education courses.

Mercy College is the only private Catholic college in central Iowa and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), in addition to numerous programmatic accreditors.

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Mercy College is a Catholic, accredited, nonprofit institution of higher learning.