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

 

 

JOIN OUR TEAM

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To apply for a position, click the "APPLY" button at the end of a position listing, this will take you to the CommonSpirit Health Career page. From there, create an account or login with an existing account, and complete the application. If you want more information about the position, search for the position's requisition number.

Full-Time Positions

Academic Affairs

Vice President, Academic Affairs/Provost

This position serves as the Chief Academic Officer for the College. The position is responsible for the leadership of the academic affairs department, working collaboratively with other members of the leadership team to promote Mercy College and to foster an educational learning environment that supports the mission, vision, values and strategic plan.

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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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Facilities

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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Registrar

Assistant Registrar

The purpose of this position is to administer the daily operations of the Registrar's office including transfer articulation, Integration and maintenance of student systems, communications to students, faculty and academic departments, external reporting, developing enhancements to registration systems and maintaining student academic records.

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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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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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MercyPlus

Program Chair, Medical Assisting 

The purpose of this position is to have responsibilities for the administration, effectiveness, outcomes, review, planning and development for the Medical Assisting (MA) Program. The division of responsibilities between teaching and administration is: .75 teaching; .25 administration.

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Part-Time/PRN Positions
Registrar

Registrar Generalist

The position provides customer service, quality assurance as well as technical and administrative support to the Registrar’s Office.

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Finanical 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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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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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

Test Proctor

The purpose of this position is to provide test proctoring services for the College.

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Health Resource Facilitator

The purpose of this position is to provide health care and education to the College community and serve as a health information resource for the campus.

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Tutor

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

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EMS/MERCY COLLEGE TRAINING CENTER 

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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Paramedic Skills Instructor

The purpose of this position is to oversee and guide students in their learning of skills required to be Paramedic.

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EMT 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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EMT Skills Instructor 

The purpose of this position is to oversee and guide students in their learning of skills required to be an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT).

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BLS Instructor

The purpose of this position is to teach CPR and First Aid.

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ACLS Instructor 

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

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AHA Coordinator

The purpose of this position is to provide assistance in scheduling and coordinating American Heart Association (AHA) lifesaving courses and instructors.

Apply

 

QUESTIONS?

GET IN TOUCH!

 

Amanda Kearns, MBA

Director of Human Resources, Title IX Coordinator
Tel: (515) 643-6678
Fax: (515) 643-6626
amanda.kearns@commonspirit.org

MADISON MARTIN, MBA

Human Resources Specialist
Tel: (515) 643-6629
Fax: (515) 643-6626
madison.martin900@commonspirit.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) 643-6678 or amanda.kearns@commonspirit.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

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