Student Employment

The Department of Recreational Sports employs more than 600 student employees in a variety of positions each semester between our facilities on campus and our Lake Wauburg facility. Becoming a RecSports Team Member allows students to gain valuable experience working within their area of interest and the possibility for advancement within the department. RecSports Team Member positions offer flexible scheduling along with the opportunity to work in a dynamic and fun work environment.

Position TitleApplications AvailableStart Date
Aquatics/Risk Management
Aquatics LifeguardMay 20 - June 7Summer B Semester
Safety InstructorJune 25 - July 13Fall Semester
Safety AssociateJune 25 - July 13Fall Semester
Competitive Sports
Intramural Scorekeepers and OfficialsJune 25 - July 13
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Fall Semester
CORE AssociateJune 25 - July 13Fall Semester
TRiP LeaderClick here for information
Facility Operations
Operations AssociateJune 25 - July 13Fall Semester
Fitness AssociateJune 25 - July 13Fall Semester
Group Fitness InstructorClick here for information
Personal TrainerClick here for information
Lake Wauburg
Outdoor Recreation AssociateMay 20 - June 7Summer B Semester
Waterfront LifeguardMay 1 - July 15
Challenge/Ropes Course FacilitatorMay 20 - June 7Summer B Semester
Marketing AssistantFebruary 4-20
Graphic DesignerFebruary 4-20
WebmasterFebruary 4-20
Online Content AssociateFebruary 4-20
VideographerJune 25 - July 13Fall Semester
PhotographerFebruary 4-20

Please review the specific information (duties, qualifications and requirements) pertaining to the position you are interested in applying for. After review, follow the steps in the How to Apply section to begin the process of becoming a RecSports Team Member.