Employment Opportunities

Listed below are opportunities for employment at Pearl River Community College including the job position, description, a printable application, and contact information. If you wish to apply for a position, print and fill out the application and mail it to the address printed on the application. Be sure to read the application carefully and submit the required documents. Be sure to use the appropriate application.

  • Pearl River Community College is now accepting applications for the position of First-Year Experience (FYE) Orientation Coordinator. This 12 month, full-time position requires a Master’s degree with minimum of two years professional experience in higher education coordinating freshmen orientation or related field. The main objective of this program will be to plan, implement, and execute the college-wide orientation program for freshmen students, helping them to transition to campus, successfully start their first semester, and to connect first-year students with the college culture through ongoing engagement activities. 

    Qualifications include: proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills; excellent organizational skills; effective leadership skills; effective presentation skills; and the ability to work within a diverse faculty and student population. Experience at the post-secondary level in first-year experience programs and other student support service areas preferred. A full job description can be requested at atownsend@prcc.edu.

    A PRCC Professional Employment Application for this position can be downloaded at this site. Please submit a cover letter, transcripts, three letters of reference, and resume along with your PRCC application to be considered for the position. The application packet can be emailed to atownsend@prcc.edu or mailed to Dr. Amy Townsend, Hwy 11 N, Box 5066, Poplarville, MS 39470. Additional inquiries can be made by contacting Dr. Amy Townsend at atownsend@prcc.edu. Deadline to apply is February 16, 2016. PRCC is an EOE.


  • Pearl River Community College is now accepting applications for the position of Instructor of Mathematics (3/5) (FCC) / VA/ADA Coordinator (2/5) (9 Mos) (FCC).  This position is located at the PRCC Forrest County Center in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.  The individual in this position will also be responsible for the duties of the VA/ADA Coordinator.  Applicants interested in this position must have a Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in mathematics.  Applicants must have a thorough understanding of the use of technology as a supplemental instructional tool, a willingness to be a team member of the department, and have an attitude that enhances student learning.  Duties for the mathematics position will include, but are not limited to:  Instructor of Mathematics for the Mathematics Laboratory, Instructor of mathematic courses, (both lab based and lecture), membership on college committees, sponsorship of student organizations, and advisement of students in mathematics related fields as well as general studies students.  For additional information, please contact Dr. Jana Causey at jcausey@prcc.edu or 601-554-5505.                                                                                                                                                                                               Interested applicants should submit a completed Instructor’s Application for Employment including three (3) letters of reference, official transcripts, educational philosophy, and a resume to Pearl River Community College, Forrest County Center, Attention:  Dr. Jana Causey, 5448 U.S. Hwy. 49 South, Hattiesburg, MS  39401, or via e-mail to jcausey@prcc.edu or 601-554-5505.  The Instructor’s Application for Employment can be downloaded and printed from this web page.  The application deadline is Friday, February 19, 2016.

Pearl River Community College offers equal education and employment opportunities. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, or disability. For inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies or to request accommodations, special assistance, or alternate format publication please contact Tonia Moody, ADA/Civil Rights Coordinator, at P.O. Box 5118, Poplarville, Mississippi 39470 or (601) 403-1060. Pearl River Community College will comply with state and federal laws.