Employment Opportunities

The Office of Campus Recreation in The Lerner Health and Wellness Center is seeking friendly, customer service oriented  staff with a great work ethic and a passion for fitness.  This is a great opportunity to get involved in the fun and rewarding world of Campus Recreation. Develop leadership and communication skills interacting with patrons on a daily basis; opportunities for promotion available.

Minimum commitment of 10 hours per week for at least two consecutive semesters.  May include early mornings, late evenings, and/or weekends.

If you are interested in any of these positions, please fill out a Campus Recreation Job Application  and email it to the appropriate person below.  Or, stop by the Campus Recreation office located in the Lerner Health and Wellness Center, suite 217 to drop it off in person.

Control & Equipment Desk/Weight-Cardio Room Monitor

This is our primary position within the facility where employees work at our Control Desk, Equipment Desk, and Fitness/Weight Rooms.  Duties include but are not limited to customer service/interaction, policy enforcement, and equipment checkout/cleaning.

Contact Katie LeValley, hwcstaff@gwu.edu, for more information. Wages start at $12.50 per hour. 

Lifeguard

The primary role of a lifeguard is to ensure the safety of patrons in and around the pool and throughout the facility. Duties include but are not limited to, supervision of patrons, cleaning, policy enforcement, and coordinating use of all audio equipment.

Current American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, and First Aid certifications (or equivalent) are required. Certification for Water Safety Instructor and Lifeguarding Instructor are highly recommended. Previous lifeguarding experience is preferred. A high level of maturity and the desire to work as part of a team are also expected.

Contact Katie Levalley, hwcstaff@gwu.edu, for more information. Wages start at $12.50 per hour. 

Group Fitness Instructor

Make extra money for working out! Energetic and enthusiastic instructors are needed to teach all formats of aerobics classes. 

Contact Erin Maguire, erinm@gwu.edu, for more information. Wages are based on certifications and experience.  

Intramural Sports Official

If you have a knowledge of athletics, or enjoy having a job that can keep you on the move and physically fit, an intramural sports official is the position for you. No prior officiating experience is needed. Officials are needed for basketball, flag football, floor hockey, soccer, softball and volleyball.

Contact Dan Gardner, imsports@gwu.edu, for more information. Wages start at $12.50 per hour.