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 are currently accepting applications for incoming students (Freshman & Transfer) to begin employment in August!  Applicants should plan to interview in the evening on the day of their Drive-In Orientation.  Applications must be received by 12:00 midnight on the evening of Wednesday, June 28th.

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

Employment Opportunities at the Rec

Hiring Dates and Timeline

Fall 2017 Employment Applications:

(for incoming Freshman or Transfer students only)

Due midnight on the evening of Wednesday, June 28th

Interviews are conducted from 4:15-5:30 on days of Drive-In Orientations

Sign up by emailing Justin Fletcher (jfletch1@ashland.edu) or stopping by the Recreational Services table at the Info Fair at the end of each Drive-In Orientation.

If you have trouble loading the employment application or have other questions, please contact Justin Fletcher, Assistant Director, Aquatics & student development at jfletch1@ashland.edu or 419-207-6375

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?

No, we understand incoming freshman may not know their student ID number.   We simply need a reliable way to contact you on the application.

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

Summer Hours

Summer Hours 

May 7 - August 27

(summer membership ends 8/27)

Mon.-Friday: 9a.m.-9p.m.

Saturday-Sunday: 1-9p.m.

Mon.- Friday: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m./ 4 p.m.- 7p.m.

Satuday-Sunday: 2-7p.m.


Closed for Summer

Click here for a listing of special hours throughout the semester

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Contact Us

Email: recservices@ashland.edu
Phone: 419.289.5440
Fax: 419.207.6170
Hotline: 419.207.6029