Student Employment

FIND YOUR RIGHT PLACE

Our student employees are the heart of RecSports and we value their unique skills, passions, and perspectives! RecSports offers a dynamic and fun work environment with flexible scheduling, a student-centered approach, professional development opportunities, and staff appreciation events throughout the year. Go ahead and click around, you may just find something you like!

OUR PHILOSOPHY

The Department of Recreational Sports is committed to developing student employees by cultivating a community that fosters self-discovery, collaborative learning, inclusion, and autonomy. We believe employment at RecSports provides experiential learning that enriches student success today and uniquely prepares young leaders for career and life endeavors tomorrow.

ACADEMIC INTERN POSITIONS

We enjoy hosting interns at RecSports! Descriptions of each role are included in the table below. 

POSITION TITLE,  DESCRIPTION, AND DETAILS SPRING 2023 APPLICATIONS due  SUMMER 2023 APPLICATIONS due
ESports Intern October 7 February 24
Fitness Intern October 7 February 24
Lake Wauburg Event Management Intern Closed February 24
Operations Intern October 7 February 24
Outdoor Recreation Intern October 7 February 24
Risk Management Intern October 7 February 24
Sport Programs Communications Intern October 7 February 24
Talent Management Intern Closed

February 24

STUDENT EMPLOYMENT

To apply for student employee positions, reference the job description below and visit the  Careers at UF portal where all open applications can be found.

POSITION TITLE,  DESCRIPTION, AND DETAILS SPRING 2023 APPLICATION DATES SUMMER 2023 APPLICATION DATES
AQUATICS & RISK MANAGEMENT
Aquatics Lifeguard

October 10-30

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February 6 - March 5 

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Water Safety Instructor

October 10-30

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February 6 - March 5

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Safety Instructor

October 10-30

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February 6 - March 5

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Safety Associate October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
CORE
CORE Associate October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
TRiP Leader

October 10-30

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February 6 - March 5

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FITNESS
Group Fitness Instructor

October 10-30

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February 6 - March 5

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Personal Trainer

October 10-30

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February 6 - March 5

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Wellness Associate

October 10-30

February 6 - March 5

LAKE WAUBURG
Lake Wauburg Associate & Climbing Wall Operator October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
Waterfront Lifeguard October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
Challenge/Ropes Course Facilitator October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
MARKETING
Photographer & Videographer October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
Graphic Designer October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
Marketing Assistant October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
MEMBER SERVICES
Member Services Associate October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
Member Services Supervisor October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
OPERATIONS
Operations Associate October 10-30 February 6 - March 5
SPORTS PROGRAMS
Officials and Scorekeepers

October 10-30

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February 6 - March 5

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TALENT MANAGEMENT
Talent Management Associate October 10-30 February 6 - March 5