Staff Openings

Academic Recruitment and Retention Liaison: Business
Academic Recruitment and Retention Liaison: Education
Academic Recruitment and Retention Liaison: Liberal Arts
Academic Recruitment and Retention Liaison: Science
Admissions Counselor (Bilingual)
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Assistant Track and Field/Cross Country Coach
Director of Cheer and Dance Programs/Head Competitive Cheer Coach
Education for Service Scholars Program Coordinator
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
University Counselor
Videographer/Social Media Specialist

Faculty Openings

Adjunct Faculty Openings

Accounting Instructors- Mason City
Adjuncts for Online Course Development and Instruction
Elementary PE & Health - Ottumwa
Instructors- Iowa Lakes Region
Science Instructors- Mason City
Sociology - Ottumwa
University Supervisor- Mason City
University Supervisor- Storm Lake
University Supervisors – Lakes Region
University Supervisors- Ottumwa

BVU Student Job Openings

There are currently no open student employment positions.

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