Employment Opportunities  

Would you like to work at DeSales University?

To be successful at DeSales, you need to believe that relationships with students and colleagues are personal; that knowledge is not transfer of information, but about the value of learning to contribute to society; that faith and culture are complementary. We invite you to explore our current career opportunities and culture below. Application information can be found within the individual postings. Of course, if you have any questions at all, please don't hesitate to ask.

Effective immediately and in accordance with Pennsylvania Act 153, all new faculty and staff at DeSales University whose position with the University has been determined to potentially have direct contact or routine interaction with individuals under 18 years of age must successfully complete a background check, including a Criminal History Report from the Pennsylvania State Police, a Child Abuse History Clearance from the Department of Human Services and a fingerprint based criminal history submitted through the FBI as a condition of employment. Additional background checks may be required based on the specific requirements of the position.

DeSales currently has openings in the following areas:

Facilities Technician

May 08, 2017

Date: 5/8/2017

 Position: Facilities Technician          

Type: Full Time Non-Exempt

Location: Campus Environment


Responsible for maintaining assigned area of building according to defined and acceptable standards; includes cleanliness of dorm rooms and common areas, mopping, sweeping, scrubbing, stripping, waxing and buffing of floors, vacuuming and shampooing carpets, dust furniture, collect trash, clean and sanitize toilets and sinks, wash and clean windows, perform minor maintenance and grounds functions as required including snow removal, move furniture and help with event set-up, breakdown, and event coverage as necessary, complete work orders to help assist students, staff, and faculty in their daily operations on campus, and provide coverage in an on-call status and as essential personnel when necessary.


• High School Diploma/GED required

• Two years’ experience preferred

• Must be able to work independently and with minimal supervision

• Must be available to work overtime upon request

• Must maintain an on-call status for emergency problems

• Must possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license with a clean driving record

• Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

• Sensitive to issues of ethnicity, disability and diversity

• Dedicated to the mission of a small, Catholic, liberal arts institution

 Send Resume To:

Office of Human Resources


Please Put "Facilities Technician" in subject line

An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.


Faculty Opportunities

  • Adjunct Faculty Positions in the ACCESS Program
  • Adjunct: Biology
  • Adjunct: Chemistry
  • Adjunct: Computer Science
  • Adjunct: Mathematics
  • Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
  • Biology Full-Time Faculty Position
  • Director of the MA in Criminal Justice Program
  • MBA Adjunct Faculty Positions

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