Working at Princeton

Employees are one of the Princeton University’s most valuable—and valued—resources. Joining the University staff offers individuals unique possibilities.

In an atmosphere of academic excellence and diversity, our employees assume responsibilities that can provide opportunities for professional achievement and growth. We are proud of our employees who seek to maintain the highest standards possible when performing their jobs.
When you become a Princeton staff member, you join a community of talented and dedicated people whose abilities, skills and actions provide essential support for the teaching and research activities for which the University is internationally recognized.
Our varied occupations include technical specialists, athletic coaches, security officers, faculty, researchers, medical workers, library specialists, budget analysts, graphic designers, mechanics, welders, cooks, office specialists, glassblowers, carpenters, mail carriers, department managers and engineers.
At Princeton, we aspire to provide a positive work environment that respects all individuals and encourages excellent work performance and high morale. We provide comprehensive benefits and policies that help employees achieve work life balance and strive to offer programs and services that promote the University's commitment to affirmative action, equal employment opportunity, diversity and inclusion.