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Employment Opportunities


As the largest student employer, you can be one of the 400 student employees hired each year. Work in a team-driven environment to develop real-world experience, and these top competencies for professional growth: Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, Leadership, Health & Wellbeing, Teamwork, Problem Solving, Communication, and Professionalism. We offer flexible scheduling, paid training, job promotions, and professional development opportunities.

For more information about our employment opportunities, expectations, pay rate, and more, view our Campus Rec Job Descriptions document. Questions? Feel free to contact any of Our Professional Staff!

Position Availability

We are currently hiring on a rolling basis! Current position availability is listed below and will be updated as positions are filled/available.

Position: Current Availability:
Lifeguard Apply Now!
Swim Instructor Apply Now!
Carolina Adventures
Challenge Course Facilitator Apply Now!
Climbing Wall Instructor None
Expeditions Instructor None
Facility Operations
Operations Ambassador Apply Now!
Fitness & Wellness
Group Fitness Instructor None
Personal Trainer None
Marketing Assistant None
Sport Programs
Operations Team Member Apply Now!

*To start employment, you MUST be eligible to work in the United States AND provide physical documentation for identity and eligibility. View acceptable documents.

Diversity and Scholarships

Campus Rec is committed to providing safe, inclusive and accessible opportunities to all students and staff of the University. Reasonable adjustments will be made for those with disabilities who are interested in working for our department. Read our on-going Commitment to Inclusion.

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