Campus Recreation & Fitness Center

Job Descriptions

Campus Rec has many jobs that are filled by dependable, outgoing and enthusiastic students just like you. Any questions concerning employment in the Fitness Center should be directed to 372-6211, or 372-6509.  Health Promotion positions need to be directed to 372-6210, and the Intramural Sports Program employment information is available by calling 372-3907. Students who have work study or scholarship assignments and want to be assigned to Campus Rec should contact us prior to the beginning of the semester at 372-6211.

For Undergraduate Students

Building Monitor - Responsible for surveying the building and taking care of any problems as they arise, cleaning equipment, restocking towels, enforcing Fitness Center policies, and helping in any area as directed by the supervisor. Shifts: Monday - Sunday, early afternoon to close

Equipment Room - Responsible for checking in and out all equipment: racquetballs and racquets, basketballs, boxing gloves, lap counters, towels, etc. and facility cleaning. Shifts: Monday - Sunday, late morning to close

Health Promotion Programs Fitness Counselor - Assists students and members with equipment orientation, designs exercise programs, performs fitness tests, blood pressure checks and body fat analysis. Shifts: Monday - Friday, hours vary.

Fitness Instructor - Responsible for leading a safe, effective group fitness class. A passion for fitness and a willingness to help others achieve their fitness goals is required. Training can be provided. Shifts: days and hours vary

Front Desk - Individuals who are responsible, pay attention to their surroundings, and are friendly and outgoing are what we need for this position!  If you are not comfortable engaging with others or are not experienced or comfortable with handling cash or any type of transactions please select another position.  All individuals who work this position MUST be trained prior to their first shift.

Intramural Referees - Responsible for officiating recreational events planned by the Intramural Sports department and assisting the supervisor as needed. Training is required for each sport. Shifts: Monday - Thursday, 5:00 - 11:00 p.m.

Intramural Scorekeepers - Responsible for keeping time and scores at recreational events and assisting the supervisor as needed. Training is required and experience is preferred. Shifts: Monday - Thursday, 5:00 - 11:00 p.m.

Lifeguard - Responsible for providing a safe environment for swimmers, water fitness classes and swim lesson participants. Lifeguards must be certified by a nationally recognized organization, (Red Cross, YMCA) Shifts: Monday - Friday - 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Saturday - 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., and Sunday - 1:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Main Office - Responsible for answering phones, processing memberships, locker rentals, and punch cards. A student who works here must be able to multi-task, take direction from all full time staff, and pay attention to details. Summer employment may involve Cheer / Dance Camp. Shifts: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (possibly later during the first part of the semester).  

Swim Instructor - Responsible for teaching people age 3 to adult to swim. Group and private lessons are available through the Aquatics Program. Swim Instructors must be able to swim and must like children. Providing a safe environment is a must. Shifts: vary with semester.

Trouble Shooter - Responsible for performing routine jobs, assist with special projects, and cleaning. Shifts: Monday - Sunday, early evening to close

Weight Room Monitor - Responsible for monitoring  the weight room for safety issues, and cleaning weight equipment. Shifts: Monday - Sunday open - close

Other duties may be required depending on the urgency of the project. While no one will be forced to do something that they are not comfortable doing, and absolutely NO ONE will be asked to do something that could potentially harm or risk their personal safety, everyone must be flexible and willing to pitch in to help when needed.  

Our Staff

Campus Recreation has 10 Full Time Staff Members: Director, Assistant Director, Coordinator of Health Promotion Programs, Coordinator for Intramural Sports, Assistant Coordinator for Intramural Sports, and Coordinator for Varsity Spirit Squads, Administrative Associate, Financial Associate, Day time Supervisor and Evening Supervisor.