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!

The application period for employment to begin in the Spring of 2019 is now closed.  The next application period will open in February 2019 for employment to begin in the Summer or Fall of 2019.

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

The application for Spring 2019 will open on Monday, October 1st.  All complete applications (including resume and references) must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, October 17th.  Applicants will the be invited for interviews for the following week.

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  

Fall Hours

Facility Hours

Monday-Thursday:  6am-11pm

Friday:  6am-10pm

Saturday:  10am-10pm

Sunday:  12pm-10pm

Pool Hours

Monday - Thursday:  11am-2pm/6pm-10pm

Friday:  11am-2pm/6pm-9pm

Saturday:  12pm-9pm

Sunday:  2pm-9pm

Climbing Wall Hours

Monday: 3pm-8pm

Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday: 3pm-8pm

Thursday: Closed

Friday - Sunday: 3pm-8pm

Contact Us

Email: recservices@ashland.edu
Phone: 419.289.5440
Fax: 419.207.6170