Employment Opportunities

Campus recreation is always taking applications.  We hire based on what our shift needs are and on your availability.  There are several areas within Campus Recreation to work in:

Student Employment Application

Fitness Center Floor Staff

Customer service oriented position, that requires individuals with an upbeat personality.  Main responsibilities include safety and supervision of members, help with basic equipment maintenance and cleaning, and providing orientations to new members.  This position will work in both the weight room and cardio areas.

HPER Center Front Desk/Equipment Checkout

Customer service oriented position, that requires individuals with an upbeat personality.  Main responsibilities are monitoring facility access, checking in and out recreation equipment, and monitoring racquetball courts, basketball courts and the gaming area.  

Fitness Testing

The main responsibilities for this position include administering basic fitness assessment tests and prescribing basic exercise plans based on an individual’s fitness assessment results, current health status, and goals.  The completion of the Testing and Prescription class or equivalent is required.  

Personal Training

Personal training certification accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) required. Course work towards a fitness related field  and 6 months experience is preferred.  The main responsibilities of this position are to assess, motivate and educate clients while helping them obtain their personal health and fitness goals in a safe, effective manner.  

Group Exercise

Audition required.  

Lifeguard

American Red Cross Lifeguard certification is required.  Applicants must have strong swimming skills, be responsible and focused and hold our patrons safety as their number one priority.  Applicants must possess the ability to stay calm under pressure in the event of an emergency situation.  Prior lifeguarding experience is preferred.  The main responsibilities of this position is the safety of the members, cleaning the pool, equipment, and deck area.  

Intramural Sports Official

Must have the ability and desire to learn sports officiating within various sports.  Main responsibilities of this position includes officiating games and score keeping.  

Facilities

The main responsibilities of this position include outdoor field work.  

Campus Outdoor Pursuits & Activities (COPA)

Requirements for this position include outdoor experience with mountain bike trail riding,basic bicycle laws, upkeep, and repair, canoeing/kayaking experience, knowledge of state and national parks and campsite preparation, knowledge in Microsoft Office.  The main responsibilities include equipment check out and check in, equipment inventory and accountability, equipment cleaning and maintenance, instructional training of equipment and activities, trip and/or activity guides, and other duties as needed.  

 Student Employment Application