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Campus Recreation

Employment
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The Campus Recreation Department positions are designed to give students tools and training for a lifetime of success, both personally and professionally.

 

The Campus Recreation Department is looking for friendly, self-sufficient individuals who will promote the health of its members. This individual should work cooperatively alongside other staff members and be willing to perform multiple job responsibilities. Duties of Campus Recreation staff may include, but are not limited to, providing information about the facility, selling memberships and activity classes, resolving member conflicts and performing specific cleaning duties.

 

Promoting safety and cleanliness is an important goal for the Campus Recreation staff. We seek to provide a positive environment and have friendly interactions with the users. Candidates should have a great work ethic and be adaptable to the Campus Recreation environment.


Learning Outcomes As a result of working within the Campus Recreation Department student employees will:
  • Demonstrate creative thinking and problem solving emphasizing safety and risk management.
  • Exhibit transferable skills that can assist in their future employment.

Minimum Qualifications
Position American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer Other Certifications Previous Experience

Facility Supervisor
Position Description

Yes

No

Management and/or supervisory; previously CRD experience

Climbing Specialist
Position Description
Application

Yes

CWI-A minimum
(Climbing Wall Instructor)

Climbing and bouldering

Lifeguard
Position Description
Application

Yes

Lifeguard Training
(American Red Cross)

Aquatic knowledge

Swim Instructor
Position Description
Application

No

Water Safety Instructor
(American Red Cross)

Teaching and/or Instruction

Fitness Instructor
Position Description
Application

No

Nationally Recognized Certification
(AFAA, ACE, etc)

Participation in a variety of group fitness classes

Intramural Supervisor
Position Description

Yes

No

Officiating and/or particiaption in sports; previously CRD experience

Intramural Official
Position Description
Application

No

No

Interest in sports

Guest Service Specialist
Position Description
Application

Yes

No

Customer service and/or cash handling


  Recruitment dates Available positions

Fall to Spring

September 15, 2014 to April 14, 2015

Intramural Officials and Fitness Instructor

Fall to Winter

October 8, 2014 to October 12, 2014

Guest Service Specialist, Climbing Specialist, Lifeguard and Swim Instructor

Winter to Spring

January 14, 2015 to January 18, 2015

Guest Service Specialist, Climbing Specialist, Lifeguard and Swim Instructor

Spring to Summer

April 8, 2015 to April 12, 2015

Guest Service Specialist, Climbing Specialist, Lifeguard and Swim Instructor

Summer to Fall

July 15, 2015 to July 19, 2015

Guest Service Specialist, Climbing Specialist, Lifeguard and Swim Instructor


Upcoming Local Certifications Organizations

CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer and Health Care Provider

American Red Cross

Climbing Wall Instructor (CWI)

Campus Recreation's Climbing Wall or Oregon State University's RecSports

Lifeguard

Campus Recreation's Aquatic Center or other ARC providers


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Student employment

During the recruitment dates, applications will only be available through the Minimum Qualifications table above.


If you need assistance with your resume and cover letter please contact Service Learning and Career Development office, located lower level of WUC, room 119; 503-838-8432,www.wou.edu/slcd.


Non-Student employment

An open Campus Recreation Applicant Pool for non-students interested in Aquatic, Swim, Fitness and/or Cycling Instructors and Climbing Specialist positions are available through the Human Resources Department, located in room 201 of the Administration Building, 503-838-8490, How to Apply.

Contact

Campus Recreation 503-838-9530 | or e-mail: horseyr@wou.edu

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