Harvey Mudd College
  • 301 Platt Blvd., Claremont, CA 91711, United States
  • www.hmc.edu

Mission and Strategic Vision

Our Mission

Harvey Mudd College seeks to educate engineers, scientists, and mathematicians well versed in all of these areas and in the humanities and the social sciences so that they may assume leadership in their fields with a clear understanding of the impact of their work on society.

Strategic Vision

When Maria Klawe was installed as the fifth president of Harvey Mudd College in 2006, she shared with the Harvey Mudd community the results of a year of planning and discussion on campus and across the country. “HMC 2020: Envisioning the Future” is an ambitious outline of the college’s aspirations for the next decade, and beyond.

Dec 01, 2022  
Position Summary: The Financial Aid Coordinator will work independently within established institutional, federal, and state guidelines.  This position provides support for the distribution, collection, processing and awarding of federal, state, private and institutional aid. Duties and responsibilities are varied and confidential in nature.  Duties include providing a broad range of highly skilled secretarial, administrative, and clerical work for the Office of Financial Aid and the Director of Financial Aid.  This position requires the incumbent to become familiar with and maintain knowledge of the policies and procedures of the department and of the College.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Nov 03, 2022  
BUILDING ATTENDANT OFFICE OF FACILITIES & MAINTENANCE Position Summary: The Building Attendant independently performs duties related to the housekeeping operations of the College. Performs routine and non-routine duties, participates in set-up and breakdown for special events and moves furniture. The Building Attendant is expected to safely use and maintain all related cleaning equipment and perform a variety of tasks requiring physical dexterity, safe work practices, and a knowledge of cleaning chemicals, methods, procedures, supplies and equipment. Maintain facilities in a clean, orderly, and safe condition. About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which comprises five...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Nov 03, 2022  
BUILDING ATTENDANT OFFICE OF FACILITIES & MAINTENANCE Position Summary: The Building Attendant independently performs duties related to the housekeeping operations of the College. Performs routine and non-routine duties, participates in set-up and breakdown for special events and moves furniture. The Building Attendant is expected to safely use and maintain all related cleaning equipment and perform a variety of tasks requiring physical dexterity, safe work practices, and a knowledge of cleaning chemicals, methods, procedures, supplies and equipment. Maintain facilities in a clean, orderly, and safe condition. About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which comprises five...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Nov 03, 2022  
FACILITIES MAINTENANCE MECHANIC-2 FACILITIES & MAINTENANCE DEPARTMENT – PLANT OPERATIONS Position Summary: The Facilities and Maintenance Department – Plant Operations supports the College’s mission by maintaining equipment, buildings, and systems. Under the general direction of the Senior Director for Plant Operations and Projects and Assistant Manager and in collaboration with other Facilities staff, the Facilities Maintenance Mechanic-2 performs a range of skilled and semi-skilled tasks in the maintenance and repair of facilities. The primary focus will be preventative maintenance on chillers, cooling towers, roof top air handling units, boilers, pumps, and exhaust fans. Inspect, test, adjust, repair and clean mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems. Experience managing chemicals and maintenance of cooling towers and/or boilers is preferred. About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Oct 25, 2022  
Assistant Manager of Dining Services and Dining Services Supervisor Harvey Mudd College   Position Summary: Under general supervision from the Senior Director of Dining Services and with oversight from the Assistant Manager of Dining Services and Dining Services Supervisor , perform routine and non-routine tasks related to the sale, production, prepping, and serving of food in the Dining Commons.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which comprises five undergraduate colleges and two graduate institutions.  According to students, professors, and alumni, what makes Harvey Mudd distinctive is its collaborative, cross-disciplinary nature. The...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Oct 07, 2022  
Position Summary: The Lab Manager is responsible for setting up the biology teaching labs, purchasing laboratory supplies and equipment, and maintaining the functionality of the teaching and research labs. Responsible for maintaining budgets and inventory, and for organizing hazardous and biological waste disposal. This position supervises student assistants.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 900 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which comprises five undergraduate colleges and two graduate institutions.  According to students, professors, and alumni, what makes Harvey Mudd distinctive is its collaborative, cross-disciplinary nature. The working environment is built on collaborative relationships between and...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Oct 07, 2022  
Position Summary: The Program Assistant in Upward Bound is a part-time position that performs a broad range of clerical and administrative duties. Primary responsibilities include office organization, management, and general clerical support.  The program assistant also prepares financial documents, work-study payrolls, and provides support for reports, student guides, and grant proposals. The ability to accurately type and compose written correspondence and reports is required, and excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills are essential.  Strong computer skills are desired.  The ability to speak and write in Spanish is preferred, but not required.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 900 students and is a member of...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Oct 03, 2022  
Position Summary: Under the general supervision of the Senior Director for Dining Services, perform routine and some non-routine tasks related to the production, presentation, and service of hot and cold food products for Dining Services operations.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which comprises five undergraduate colleges and two graduate institutions.  According to students, professors, and alumni, what makes Harvey Mudd distinctive is its collaborative, cross-disciplinary nature. The working environment is built on collaborative relationships between and among all members of the campus community and a deep commitment to the College’s mission to educate students...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Oct 03, 2022  
Position Summary: Under supervision of the Senior Director for Dining Services and with guidance from the Dining Services Supervisor, perform routine and some non-routine tasks related to maintaining cleanliness of Dining Services facilities and equipment.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which comprises five undergraduate colleges and two graduate institutions.  According to students, professors, and alumni, what makes Harvey Mudd distinctive is its collaborative, cross-disciplinary nature. The working environment is built on collaborative relationships between and among all members of the campus community and a deep commitment to the College’s mission to educate...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Sep 23, 2022  
Primary Purpose: The Technical Analyst must be a highly motivated and service oriented technical support specialist. The individual in this position is a member of a front line support team within Computing and Information Services that provides audio visual (AV) support and technical consultation and hardware and software support to campus users, which includes; troubleshooting, researching, analyzing and responding to a wide range of routine and complex issues or questions and requests for assistance. The technical analyst develops documentation and provides informal training for users on a wide range of software, hardware, and AV systems.  A primary job function is serving as the first point of contact at the CIS Help Desk for faculty, staff and students and tracking user support requests through the CIS ticket system.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Sep 22, 2022  
Position Summary: The Human Resources Coordinator is responsible for supporting the Office of Human Resource team in delivering HR services to the HMC community pertaining to benefits, recruitment, training, and onboarding.  HMC is looking for a dynamic individual with real-world experience in the Human Resource field to join our close-knit team. The Human Resources Coordinator partners and reports to the Senior Director for Human Resources to support the needs of our faculty, staff, and student employees. A successful candidate should have an interest in a career in Human Resources and have a high attention to detail.  Excitement to learn is a must and ideal candidates will have an interest in progressing their HR career.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Sep 09, 2022  
Position Summary: The Communications Specialist for the Office of Communications and Marketing is responsible for a broad range of communications duties in support of the College’s communications and marketing activities, which include publications, design, visual media and digital media. The individual in this position must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, outstanding organization of—and experience with—project tracking, an understanding of desktop publishing and broadcast email marketing fundamentals and software, the ability to meet deadlines and balance multiple priorities, the ability to think logically and creatively, and a willingness to work in a collaborative, diverse and fast-paced work environment.   About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Sep 09, 2022  
Position Summary: The Interactive Content Manager works in a team-oriented environment to manage, maintain and enhance the College’s main website, hmc.edu, and other digital properties. The Interactive Content Manager works closely with team members in the Office of Communications and Marketing to develop content across a wide variety of mediums including written, visual, audio and video; improve user experience; and recommend and implement new digital features. The position collaborates with web content editors in offices and academic departments across the College to provide assistance with content strategy, information architecture, SEO, site traffic and analytics, web best practices, accessibility, Harvey Mudd brand and style guidelines and content management system (CMS) training and use. This role develops and maintains an annual editorial cycle, in coordination with the content and web leads, to refresh all web content regularly. The individual in this position...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Sep 07, 2022  
Position Summary: The Business Affairs Office Analyst (BAOA) performs a wide range of responsibilities in support of programs, projects, and services for the Office of the Vice President & Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer (VP-COO).  Responsibilities are varied and include collaborating on special projects and strategic initiatives as well as creating reports in Excel and Workday to support strategic BAO initiatives. The BAOA fully understands Workday’s capabilities and helps the VP-COO Office drive awareness of functionality.  The BAOA must be able to adapt to working in a fast-paced environment and possess the skill, ability and demeanor to work in a highly collaborative team environment with other members of the Business Affairs Office.  The individual must have problem solving skills and be able to apply creative solutions to potential problems. As a representative of the Business Affairs Office (BAO), the BAOA will maintain the highest...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Sep 06, 2022  
Position Summary: The Assistant Treasurer and Financial Analyst exercises a high level of independent judgment and discretion in performing a range of duties, including the following functions: Prepares materials for Trustee Compensation and Personnel Planning Committee (CPPC). Partners with Senior Director of Plant Operations and Projects to manage capital project budgets. Partners with VP-COO as liaison to Outsource Chief Investment Provider (CIMC). Serves as liaison to the Office of College Advancement regarding gift/endowment agreement management. Partners with Senior Administrator for Business Affairs and Risk Management to review contracts and agreements. Partners with VP-COO to create various non-operating forecasts and projections. In addition, this position serves as a member of the Business Office Leadership Team (BOLT) comprised of direct reports to the VP-COO who collaborate with each other as they lead various divisions of the Business Affairs Office.  ...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Sep 06, 2022  
Position Summary: Under general supervision from the Senior Director of Dining Services, and with oversight from the Assistant Manager, Retail Supervisor, and Jay’s/Cafe Lead. The Cashier/Barista Food Service worker performs routine and some non-routine tasks related to the production, presentation, serving and sale of hot and cold food and beverages in the cafe and or Jay is Place, the College’s pizza retail facility, and maintains the facility in a neat, orderly and safe condition.    About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which comprises five undergraduate colleges and two graduate institutions.  According to students, professors, and alumni, what...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Sep 06, 2022  
Position Summary: The Groundskeeper independently performs a variety of assigned duties related to the groundskeeping operations on Harvey Mudd College’s property.  This position performs routine and non-routine duties; assists with the maintenance of outdoor lighting, walkways, patios, signs, irrigation systems, outdoor athletic courts, and fields; and establishes and maintains a variety of plant life.  The Groundskeeper is expected to safely use and maintain all related groundskeeping equipment and perform a variety of tasks requiring physical dexterity, safe work practices, and a knowledge of groundskeeping chemicals, methods, procedures, supplies and equipment.     About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Aug 22, 2022  
Primary Purpose Under general supervision from the Assistant Retail Manager of Dining Services, and with oversight from the Assistant Manager, Retail Supervisor, and Jay’s/Cafe Lead. The Cashier/Barista Food Service worker performs routine and some non-routine tasks related to the production, presentation, serving and sale of hot and cold food and beverages in the cafe and or Jay is Place, the College’s pizza retail facility, and maintains the facility in a neat, orderly and safe condition.  About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member of The Claremont Colleges, which comprises five undergraduate colleges and two graduate institutions.  According to students, professors, and alumni, what makes...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Aug 12, 2022  
Position Summary: The General Maintenance Technician I position performs a variety of semiskilled and, some skilled work, in any of several trades such as plumbing, carpentry and electrical work in the maintenance and repair of facilities.  Work may include assisting with the inspection, testing, adjustment, repair and cleaning of minor mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems.  Under the direction of the Senior Director of Plant Operations and Projects and the Assistant Manager of Plant Operations, the General Maintenance Technician assists and works with Maintenance Mechanics and other Facilities and Maintenance staff as needed or assigned.    About Harvey Mudd College: Located in the heart of Claremont, California, 35 miles east of Los Angeles, Harvey Mudd College is a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts college offering degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. HMC enrolls about 800 students and is a member...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time
Aug 12, 2022  
Position Summary: The Director of Planned Giving will play an important role both in enhancing gift planning techniques as a function of the College’s overall fundraising plan and in increasing the number of planned gifts and expected gift totals.    This individual is responsible for building a pipeline of gift planning donors nation-wide; recognizing and stewarding legacy donors; working with various constituencies to promote and increase planned gifts; and assisting front-line fundraisers with solicitations that involve planned giving and non-cash assets. The Director will have a portfolio and will be responsible for qualifying, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding planned gift donors. In addition, the Director manages department personnel, which may include professional and support staff.    The Director will develop and implement a strategic plan to enhance gift planning efforts as well as a comprehensive marketing and...
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA, USA Full-Time