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:

The following Graduate Positions are available for the 2016-2017 academic year. Click each position for application instructions. Applicants may apply to multiple G.A. positions. 

Aquatic Center, Internal Operations Graduate Assistant (1 position)

Bird Ice Arena, Internal Operations Graduate Assistant (1 position)

Aquatic Center & Bird Ice Arena, External Operations Graduate Assistant (1 position)

Competitive Sports Graduate Assistant (2 positions)

Fitness Graduate Assistant (1 positions)

Charles J. Ping Recreation Center Graduate Assistant, Facility Operations (1 positions)

Outdoor Pursuits Graduate Assistant (1 position)


Student Employment:

Campus Recreation offers the following employment opportunities.

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