Employment Opportunities

The REC prides itself on being one of the largest student employers on campus. Our facility and our programs would not be successful without our students. As we strive to MAKE A POSITIVE IMPACT on campus, we believe in starting in house by hiring the best students and developing them into leaders on campus and beyond. 


Summer 2021 Hiring Information - We're currently accepting applications for all positions. Applications will be continuously reviewed, and interviews will be schedule until all positions are filled. Click here to apply for Summer 2021!


Fall 2021 Hiring Information - We will accept applications for Fall 2021 employment through August 6, 2021.Click here to apply for Fall 2021!


Review the list below to learn more about the student employee positions with the REC:

Control Desk

You're on the front lines! We expect our Control Desk employees to exemplify our mission statement and always remember that "We Make A Positive Impact!" Duties for this position include facilitating member entry to the facility, answering our main phone line, and greeting each and every participant.

Fitness Room Attendant

Our fitness room attendants play a large part in our efforts to maintain a state-of-the-art, beautiful facility. Fitness room attendants can expect to enforce the fitness room policies, inspect and evaluate equipment, and keep up the cleanliness of our fitness room.

Membership Desk

This position is only obtained by promotion. We evaluate our current staff and promote those students who go above and beyond and demonstrate that they can handle additional responsibilities. Duties include handling transactions in person and over the phone, updating memberships and locker rentals, and facility supervision.

Building Supervisor

The highest position a student can hold within our department is a building supervisor. These student leaders are promoted internally after proving they can handle the responsibilities of supervising not only our facility and its participants, but their fellow student staff as well. These students open and close the building, handle financial transactions, oversee event set-up, and handle a wide variety of additional duties.

Intramural Sports Official

All of our intramural sports leagues and events are officiated by students! Intramural sports officials usually referee 1-2 sports each semester. We welcome any students that want to learn how to scorekeep or officiate for our sports. Click here to see an overview of the sports we offer each semester.

Intramural Sports Supervisor

Our intramural sports supervisors are promoted internally from intramural officials. These students are entrusted to oversee the officials, enforce rules, and supervise the fields/courts where our sports are played.

Group Fitness Instructor

The majority of our group exercise classes are instructed by students! To learn more about the requirements, contact Jason at jtemplet@selu.edu 

Personal Trainer

Our department offers personal training to our members, and we're always on the hunt for personal trainers. To learn more about the requirements, contact Jason at jtemplet@selu.edu

Camp Rec Counselor

Our Summer Camp runs throughout the summer, and we will look to begin the application process for our Summer 2021 camp counselors in March 2021. If you are interested in becoming a camp counselor for Summer 2021, please contact us at roomiesreccamp@selu.edu.


Our department oversees the Kinesiology Pool, and employs lifeguards to manage the pool. If you're interested in being hired as a lifeguard, contact Jason at jtemplet@selu.edu