Campus Recreation is honored that you are considering us as an employer. Campus Recreation focuses on student development by providing valuable training and experiences you can use after graduation and throughout your life. We work to ensure you develop skills in communication, leadership, time management, and responsibility.  

Our purpose at Ohio University is to provide safe and enjoyable learning and recreation opportunities.  We promote these goals through the following facilities and programs: Aquatic Center, Bird Ice Arena, Golf and Tennis Center, Driving Range, Outdoor Pursuits, Ping Center, Club Sports, Intramural Sports, and Fitness.

Campus Recreation's facilities are student operated, and employ over 500 undergraduate students in a variety of functions, making it one of the largest on-campus employers. Campus Recreation utilizes a tiered system of responsibility, which includes assistants, supervisors, managers and specialists. The staff also includes thirteen graduate assistant positions that assist in the management of the facilities and programs.

As positions become available, announcements will be posted on each facility/program site listed below. Instructions for applying will be provided with each posting. 

Click on the following links for employment opportunities with Campus Recreation

Graduate Assistant Positions, 2015-2016

Campus Recreation is hiring Graduate Assistants for the 2015-2016 academic year. First consideration will go to students studying Recreational Students and/or Coaching Education with The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education. Assistantships include opportunities with the Aquatic Center, Bird Ice Arena, Club Sports, Intramural Sports, Fitness, and Outdoor Pursuits. 

Candidates may apply to any or all graduate positions with Campus Recreation. To view the 2015-2016 assistantship descriptions and application process, click on the positions below.


Student Employment:

Campus Recreation offers the following employment opportunities.

Business Office (2015-16 Academic Year, but training will begin this Spring Semester)
Communications Specialists,two positions open
Social Media Specialist

Aquatic Center
Certified Lifeguard, Certified Instructors, Facility Assistant, Maintenance, Supervisor, Student Manager, Coach

Bird Arena
Facility Assistant, Receptionist, Supervisor, Manager, Hockey General Manager, Skating Instructor

CAMPus Rec Summer Day Camp
Summer Camp Counselor

Club Sports
Office Assistant, Supervisor, Student Director

Driving Range
Facility Assistant, Cashier, Supervisor, Student Manager, Golf Instructor

Fitness Assistant, Student Manager, Program Manager, Fitness Assessment Staff, Group Fitness Instructor, Personal Trainer

Golf and Tennis Center
Facility Assistant, Cashier, Supervisor, Student Manager, Golf/Tennis Instructor

Intramural Sports
Office Assistant, Official, Supervisor, Student Director

Outdoor Pursuits
Outdoor Specialist, Facilitator, Student Manager, Instructor

Ping Center
Facility Assistant, Equipment Maintenance Assistant, Supervisor, Assistant Manager, Student Manager, CPR/First Aid Instructor, Graduate Assistant