Work at SMCC

Work at SMCC

South Mountain Community College is growing! Come grow with us!

South Mountain Community College (SMCC) is a thriving organization with award-winning faculty and staff. Join our team! SMCC currently has openings in all areas of the college, from teaching to administration, including Full-Time and Part-Time.

Whether you're just getting started into the field of Higher Education, or you've been in the field for years, SMCC is a great place to work, with dedicated faculty and staff, a warm and inviting campus culture and great benefits provided by the Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD)!

Scroll down and take a look at the positions below - click on each link to be taken to the job listing on the MCCCD webpage - and Apply Today!

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Residential Faculty - Psychology (Open until filled)
South Mountain Community College (SMCC) is seeking to hire a Residential Psychology Faculty member within the Communication, Fine Arts, and Social Sciences Division (CFASS). The ideal candidate will have expertise in teaching Introduction to Psychology. The ideal candidate will also have expertise in another field such as Statistics in Psychological Research, Psychology and Culture, Developmental Psychology, Psychological Disorders, Social Psychology, Psychology of Personality, Psychology of Human Sexuality, or Biopsychology.

Adjunct Faculty - Electrician
This individual will be a part of South Mountain Community College’s Construction Trades Institute and will teach our students in the Early College Program. The students enrolled into our Early College Program are juniors and seniors in high school who are taking college classes. The faculty member will oversee and instruct a diverse population of students teaching them electrical safety, theory and hands-on knowledge to prepare our students for the workforce. 


At Maricopa Community Colleges, adjunct faculty make a lasting contribution to our students' success. Whether you're already a teacher or you're a professional looking to share your expertise, having the chance to influence students may make this the best part-time job you will ever have.

Our adjunct faculty jobs offer schedule flexibility, competitive pay, and the chance to give back to your community.

Completing this application process puts your information in a searchable "pool," to be accessed by hiring managers as needed.

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Fiscal Specialist Senior 
This position acts as a lead worker and is responsible for the college-wide processing and communications for all procurement of purchase orders, the procurement card (ProCard) cycles, and travel authorizations. This position additionally provides oversight maintaining the college Chart of Accounts and maintaining the Business Services website. The position serves as the lead trainer for business services/fiscal department and provides complex support and assignments in addition to providing data and financial reports for the college community adhering to all administrative regulations, policies and procedures.

HVAC Specialist, Senior 
In this role, you will provide oversight to our trades team members in the maintenance of buildings and plants with emphasis on mentoring the HVAC Specialist. You will perform journey level and specialized HVAC work in the installation, maintenance and repairs related to heating, ventilating, air conditioning and related equipment.

Police Officer 
SMCC invites highly motivated and professional law enforcement candidates to a new and exciting opportunity as a collegiate Police Officer - Lateral. The Police Officer - Lateral will report directly to a Police Commander or designated supervisor and performs general and specialized law enforcement, such as preserving public peace, protecting lives, property, and the rights of the public. This position will also enforce state statutory laws and acknowledge compliance with federal guidelines in accordance with the U.S. Department of Education.

Student Services Analyst - Academic Advisement 
The Student Services Analyst (Field of Interest Academic Advisor) serves as frontline contact for students for academic advising to drive engagement and empower students to achieve their academic and career goals. This position provides direct advising support to students in an assigned meta-major (Field of Interest) and/or special cohorts; builds formative relationships with students by interpreting information and providing clarification on procedures and academic requirements of specific programs or majors; works collaboratively with faculty, staff, and other advisors to engage in proactive outreach efforts, facilitates student referrals, and creates engagement opportunities related to programs, careers, and educational planning.

Vice President of Academic Affairs
President Richard Daniel, Ph.D., invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for the next Vice President of Academic Affairs for South Mountain Community College (SMCC). The Vice President of Academic Affairs (VPAA) is the chief academic officer of the college. Reporting to the President, the Vice President will work closely with Faculty Senate cabinet officers, Deans, and Department Chairs. The VPAA will join a committed team of senior executives led by a visionary President and supported by excellent faculty and staff, many of whom have been at SMCC for a number of years. The VPAA will promote academic quality and excellence, partner with Student Affairs to support students holistically, and support faculty in the development of new and innovative academic and CTE programs to meet the needs of the communities SMCC serves.

Vice President of Administrative Services
President Richard Daniel, Ph.D., invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for the next Vice President of Administrative Services for South Mountain Community College (SMCC). The Vice President of Administrative Services (VPAS) is the chief financial and business services officer of the college. Reporting to the President, the Vice President will work closely with Faculty Senate cabinet officers, Deans, and Department Chairs. The VPAS will join a committed team of senior executives led by a visionary President and supported by excellent faculty and staff, many of whom have been at SMCC for a number of years.

TRIO Program Tutor (Student Learning Facilitator, Tutor | Trio Upward Bound | 3 Positions)
Tutors who provide learning assistance in the subjects of Mathematics, English, Science, and/or Accounting in support of TRIO Upward Bound student participants. This position provides tutoring at local area high schools on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons for a total of five (5) hours per week. Tutoring at Central High School is scheduled on Tuesdays from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm and at South Mountain High School on Thursdays from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Schedules may vary depending on program needs.

Academic Advisement Front Desk
Greeting visitors, assisting with phones and answering questions, data entry, assisting staff and students during New Student Orientation sessions.

Behavioral Sciences Assistant
The student worker will assist within the Counseling Department under the Behavioral Sciences Division with office-related duties, including greeting visitors, answering phones, maintaining organized file systems, scheduling appointments, etc. Student workers will assist in providing program-related general support and assistance to faculty, staff, and students. Professional growth opportunities to assist in the capacity of a behavioral science tutor, marketing and recruitment, and career services. 

Recruitment and Outreach – Tours
Recruitment and Outreach and the Contact Center is seeking a student worker to support recruitment functions including general office assistance, making outbound calls, and participating in campus tours.

Student Peer Career Coach 
SMCC Cougar Career Peers: are enthusiastic students who recognize the value of professional development and want to support fellow students with their career related needs. As successful SMCC students, Cougar Career Peers offer invaluable, one-of-a-kind support for peers informed by their own student journey and coupled with extensive career training. 

Student Worker - Admissions and Records
These positions are located in the SMCC's Admissions, Records and Registration Office. Our student workers work with current SMCC students who need help being admitted and/or enrolling in the classes. They will be making copies of student's documents and record that information in the Peoplesoft database. All their completed paperwork will need to be accurately filed at the end of their shift. They will also assist students in the student self service center with items still needed on the student's "To Do" list and understanding the SMCC website.

Student Worker - Theater Arts Stage Assistant
This position will stage manage the spring production at SMCC. Tasks include, but not limited to the following: Scheduling, coordinating, answering emails, copying, scanning, tracking props & costumes, attending rehearsals & video shoots, recording blocking, writing cues, running tech and calling the show. Other tasks may be assigned depending on the need of the division/department. 

Sustainability Assistant 
The Sustainability Assistant job duties include: Supporting the programs, initiatives, and resources related to sustainable practices; Collecting data and researches best practices related to sustainability initiatives; Helping prepare and write reports, and giving presentations from collected research.

Updated: February 28, 2024

Do you have questions about any of the jobs, or the application process?

Contact our Human Resources department at or call 602-243-8235.