Employment

  • Student Recreation Center student employees
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  • Intramural staff with their red referee shirts on

University Recreation is the hub of campus activity at Western Michigan University. We take pride in all that we do for the campus community, but we also take great pride in our staff here at University Recreation. We feel that our student employees and professional staff make up some of the most knowledgeable and enthusiastic workers on campus.

The staff of University Recreation makes it our goal to ensure that each patron has an enjoyable experience during the time spent at Western Michigan University. Congratulations on taking the first step toward joining our team!

summer Jobs

If you are interested in working at the SRC this summer, please complete the online application using the link below. We are looking for Facilities Associates and Certified Lifeguards.

Applications for summer jobs will be reviewed on a rolling basis as submitted, and applicants will be contacted based on SRC employment needs. One of our staff members will be reach out via phone or e-mail to candidates that are selected for an interview.

If you have any questions about our hiring process, please contact Jordan Olson, Associate Director for Facilities and Programs. 

Online Application

Fall 2022 Hiring Process

We are now accepting applications for fall jobs. Priority consideration for fall SRC jobs will be given to those who apply before July 11. After July 11, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until a full staff is assembled. 

Interested applicants are required to attend an mandatory open call meeting to learn more about working for the department and the open positions. Upcoming open call dates will be announced below. 

Fall 2022 Jobs Open Call Meeting - Monday, July 18 at 7:00 p.m. ET. 

A Zoom link will be provided to all applicants who submit an online application prior to the deadline. 

fall APPLICATION