Thank you for considering employment opportunities at CalArts. Employees of CalArts enjoy a culturally rich, artistic, diverse work environment. The Institute offers a comprehensive benefits package, which includes full medical, dental and vision health care coverage along with very generous vacation, sick leave and paid holiday benefits.

We take pride in recruiting and retaining the best and brightest candidates for a career at CalArts. Prospective candidates should review our list of job opportunities. Faculty-level positions are listed as Academic jobs. Staff-level positions are listed as Non-Academic. 

Current students should visit the "For Students" section found toward the bottom of this page. Alumni are invited to search job banks and Commonspace for employment opportunities outside of CalArts.

CalArts recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its community and integral to an arts education. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristic as established by law. CalArts is an equal opportunity employer.


Academic Listings

Position School/Department Type Time
Reference and Instruction Librarian Library and Information Resources Academic Full-Time
Access Services Librarian Library and Information Resources Academic Full-Time
Visiting Faculty in Experimental Animation (2 positions) School of Film/Video Academic Full-Time

Non-Academic Listings

Position School/Department Type Time
Administrative and Operations Specialist School of Theater Non-Academic Full-Time
ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR - IDEA Office of the President Non-Academic Full-Time
Production and Studio Associate, Master Carpenter -THE SCHOOL OF THEATER School of Theater Non-Academic Full-Time
Enrollment Specialist - Extended Studies Office of Global Initiatives Non-Academic Full-Time
Accounting Manager Accounting Non-Academic Full-Time
Library Circulation Night Supervisor and Special Projects Assistant Library and Information Resources Non-Academic Full-Time
Assistant Provost for Academic Advising and Student Success Office of the Provost Non-Academic Full-Time
Associate Vice President of Finance and Administration Office of the VP and Chief Financial Officer Non-Academic Full-Time
Lounge Manager REDCAT Non-Academic Full-Time
Box Office/Visitor Services Manager REDCAT Non-Academic Full-Time
Associate Director of Family Engagement Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Development, REDCAT Theater Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Special Events Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Director of Development, Major Gifts Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Executive Director of Advancement Services Advancement Non-Academic Full-Time
Temporary Admissions Counselor Admissions Non-Academic Full-Time
Assistant Director of Admissions – Critical Studies Admissions Non-Academic Full-Time
Costume Shop Manager School of Theater Non-Academic Full-Time
Assistant Director of Admissions – Animation Admissions Non-Academic Full-Time
Data Entry Coordinator Enrollment Management Non-Academic Full-Time
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For Students

In addition to these online resources, current students should check with the Office of Financial Aid or a counselor from The Center for Life & Work for further information.