Employment Opportunities

Equipment Checkout

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 deadline is November 3rd.  Select applicants will be invited to interview the following week, and will be contacted by the end of the day on November 4th to set up a time.  All applicants will receive a response on November 4th.  

Any questions should be directed to Justin Fletcher, Assistant Director, Aquatics & Student Development atjfletch1@ashland.edu or 419-207-6375.

Employment Opportunities at the Rec

Hiring Dates and Timeline

Fall/Summer 2016 Employment Applications:

Due April 6, 2016

Interview week of April 2013

You must sign up for an interview in the Recreational Services office by the Application Due Date.  

If you have trouble loading the employment application or have other questions, please contact recservices@ashland.edu

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, mailbox number or times of availability. We simply need a reliable way to contact you on the application.

Questions can be directed to recservices@ashland.edu  

Fall Hours

(Starting Saturday, August 27)

Mon.-Fri.: 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Saturday: 12  - 10 p.m.

Sunday: 1  - 10 p.m.

Mon.- Thursday: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m./ 6 p.m.- 9:45 p.m.

Friday: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m./ 6 p.m.- 9p.m.

Saturday: 12 - 9 p.m.

Sunday: 2-9 p.m.


Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat., Sun.: 3- 8 p.m.

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