Employment Opportunities

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Looking for a job? At the Rec Center, we do not offer “jobs,” we provide opportunities for growth, development and fun. Develop a sense of responsibility, gain valuable work experience to enhance your resume and earn money at the same time!

*Please note - "Students who have a Resident Assistant or Internship position which provides free room may not work in another campus job during the academic year."

Click here for the Employment Application

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Department of Recreational Services!

We have concluded all application and interview processes for employment to begin in the Fall 2019.  Our next application period will be in October 2019 for employment to begin in January 2020.  We encourage you to check back in October and submit an application at that time.  

Any questions should be directed to Justin Fletcher, Assistant Director, Aquatics & Student Development at jfletch1@ashland.edu or 419-207-6375.

Employment Opportunities and Position Descriptions

Hiring Dates and Timeline

We have currently concluded the application and interview processes for employment to begin in the Fall of 2019.  Our next hiring process will open in October 2019 for employment to begin in January 2020.  We encourage you to submit an application at tha time.  

Employment Q&A's

Do I have to be certified in First Aid, CPR and AED to apply?

No, applicants are not required to be certified in these areas. For any applicants hired who are not fully certified, they must attend a Red Cross certification course on campus (lifeguards have different requirements).

Are there other employment opportunities on campus?

Yes, there are numerous opportunities for student employment on campus. They can be found using Ashland University Career Connect at www.ashland.edu/career.

Do all parts of the application need to be filled out to be considered for an interview?

All required application materials must be submitted in order to considered for employment (resume, cover letter, three references).  Specific information that incoming freshman and transfer students do not know yet (ID number, etc.) can be understandably omitted.  Contact us for specific questions.

Questions can be directed to Justin Fletcher, Assistant Director, Aquatics & Student Development at jfletch1@ashland.edu  

Rec Center Hours

Summer Hours

May 3rd-August 25th

Facility Hours

Mon - Fri: 9am-9pm
Sat & Sun: 1-9pm

Pool Hours

Mon - Fri: 10am-1pm/4-7pm
Sat & Sun: 2-7pm

Climbing Wall Hours

CLOSED


(Summer hours for specific facility areas are subject to change due to camps, conferences or rentals.)

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