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Normal Hiring Process

Applying for a job with University Recreation is a simple process. You must attend a mandatory open-call meeting that is held at the end of each semester. At that meeting, you will learn what it is like to be an employee with University Recreation and receive an application. No applications will be accepted from anyone not attending this meeting. Intramural Sports and Fitness hire students as needed depending on the schedule. Please visit their pages for more information regarding upcoming meetings.

Now hiring for fall 2014

We are now accepting applications for the fall 2014 semester. Application deadline is July 3. Your application can be dropped off at the SRC or mailed to:
WMU Student Recreation Center
Attn: Chris Voss
1903 W. Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5447

Positions Available
Facilities Associate (Weight Room, Control Desk, Equipment Issue, Pride Patrol)
Personal Trainer (requires additional certification)
Lifeguard (requires additional certification)
CycleFit Instructor
Aerobics Monitor (requires work study)

Application Process
-Completed SRC application. No other applications will be accepted.
-Applicants with work study must include a copy of their award package indicating the acceptance of the work study award.
-Include copies of any additional certifications that are required for a position.
All materials must be submitted or postmarked by July 3.

Applicant Requirements

-Ability to work weekends and early mornings
-Good oral and written communication skills, ability to work in a team environment, and provide high quality customer service