EMPLOYMENT.

JOIN OUR TEAM.

Enjoy flexible hours, fun people, professional development, and advancement opportunities.

Rec Sports is one of the largest employers of students on campus and we highly value student development. We provide leadership opportunities and transferable skills that students can apply to almost any job upon graduation. Every day we practice customer service, problem solving, critical thinking, professionalism, team building, and many more skills. Join our team at one of the best places to work on campus!

Aquatics. 

Lifeguards

Lifeguard

Now hiring!

Rec Sports is looking for skilled, enthusiastic, lifeguards to work at the SERF and NAT pools. Applicants must be currently certified in Lifeguarding/CPR/AED. Rec Sports lifeguards will lifeguard during open lap swim times, UW Swimming and Diving practices, sport club practices, swim meets, and special events.

If you have any questions please contact Aaron Kroth (aaron.kroth@wisc.edu) the Assistant Director of Aquatics and Safety.

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Swim Instructor

Now hiring!

Rec Sports is looking for Swim Instructors to teach aquatic safety and swimming technique to the university community. The American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification and experience teaching swim lessons is strongly preferred. 

If you have any questions please contact Aaron Kroth (aaron.kroth@wisc.edu) the Assistant Director of Aquatics and Safety.

Business.

Business Hub Assistant

Not hiring at this time.

The Business Hub Assistant at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will gain valuable business experience by assisting in the daily business functions of the Recreational Sports Business Hub office.

Intramural Sports.

Officials 

Official & Scorekeeper

Now hiring! 

Intramural Sports hires over 100 officials per semester for basketball (+ scorekeepers), broomball, flag football, floor hockey, futsal, ice hockey, soccer, softball, and volleyball. We provide full training and mentoring for new officials.  Sport officials may be promoted to a leadership role as a Competitive Sports Supervisor.

Facility Attendant/Skate Guard

Not hiring at this time.

The Facility Attendant/Skate Guard is responsible for overseeing the ice rink and fitness space at the Shell. This position will rotate between the Skate Guard position and Facility Attendant position. You will enforce Rec Sports policies and be in charge of maintaining, cleaning and monitoring the fitness areas. The Facility Attendant/Skate Guard creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere for members and guests. For more information, please contact Bill Riggins, Coordinator of Operations, at bill.riggins@wisc.edu.

Member Services & Operations.

facility attendant

Facility Attendant 

Now hiring!

The Facility Attendant is responsible for overseeing the access points and fitness space at the Nat and SERF. This position will rotate between the ID checker position and fitness monitor position on each shift. You will enforce Rec Sports policies and be in charge of maintaining, cleaning and checking the fitness areas. The Facility Attendant creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere for members and guests. For more information, contact us at memberships@recsports.wisc.edu.

Custodial Crew

Now accepting applications!

Rec Sports Custodial Crew is responsible for keeping our facilities clean while also providing customer service. Although we do have a full time maintenance crew, our student custodial staff is a helping hand when maintenance is not in the building. A normal shift involves sweeping, disinfecting and restocking supplies throughout the building. For more information, please contact us at memberships@recsports.wisc.edu

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Facility Attendant/Skate Guard

Not hiring at this time.

The Facility Attendant/Skate Guard is responsible for overseeing the ice rink and fitness space at the Shell. This position will rotate between the Skate Guard position and Facility Attendant position. You will enforce Rec Sports policies and be in charge of maintaining, cleaning and monitoring the fitness areas. The Facility Attendant/Skate Guard creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere for members and guests. For more information, please contact Bill Riggins at bill.riggins@wisc.edu.

Fitness.

FITNESS. 

Personal Trainer

Now hiring!

Rec Sports Personal Trainers work directly with clients to help them achieve their fitness goals. All trainers on staff are students, and must pass a certification exam and complete a mentoring program prior to working with individual clients.

If you are interested in becoming a certified personal trainer sign up for our ACE® Personal Trainer Exam Prep Course. Personal trainers are hired throughout the year. For more information, please contact Lori Devine, Assistant Director of Fitness & Wellness, at lori.devine@wisc.edu.

Group Fitness Instructors

Now hiring!

Inspire, energize, and motivate your fellow Badgers! Students are hired to teach classes such a Cardio, Yoga, Group Strength, Kickboxing, High Intensity Interval Training, Powerflow, HardCORE, Group Cycling, Water Fitness and more! Candidates must go through a tryout process.  Those hired will be accepted into our Group Fitness training and mentoring program. For more information, please contact Raquel Sancho Solis, Coordinator of Fitness & Wellness, at raquel.sanchosolis@wisc.edu.

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Olympic Weightlifting Coaches

Now hiring!

Rec Sports Olympic Weightlifting coaches supervise our exciting Performance Training Center (PTC), providing guidance on lift execution and enforcing facility policies. All coaches on staff are students, and must complete our Olympic weightlifting course or have equivalent training. If you are interested in becoming a Olympic weightlifting coach, please contact Lori Devine, Assistant Director of Fitness & Wellness, at lori.devine@wisc.edu.

Marketing & Communication.

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS. 

Brand Ambassador

Not hiring at this time - check backing for Spring 2017 positions!

Rec Sports is looking for enthusiastic, energetic, and outgoing individuals to represent our brand. Brand Ambassadors will help increase the brand value of Rec Sports by building relationships with members of the campus community including current students, prospective students, faculty/staff, and more.

Graphic Designer

Now accepting applications & portfolios!

Rec Sports is looking for creative and talented students to visually represent the Rec Sports brand through graphic design. Graphic Designers develop materials to increase brand recognition and exposure for a large audience, including current UW-Madison students, prospective students, faculty/staff, and community members. You will work collaboratively with our marketing team and Pro staff to ensure a cohesive message and brand image across all materials.  Graphic designers create logos, t-shirts, posters, website and social banners, and all things aesthetic!

Multimedia Lead

Not hiring at this time.

Rec Sports is looking for a creative, talented, and motivated student to lead a multimedia team of 8-10 photographers and videographers. You will develop and produce visual content that supports the Rec Sports brand vision and strategy.

Photographer

Not hiring at this time - check back for Spring 2017 positions!

Rec Sports is looking for creative and talented students to help tell the Rec Sports story through photography. Photographers should have the technical skills to take excellent photographs and the perspective to help tell a story when needed.  We want creative, enthusiastic, photographers that can work independently and collaboratively on projects and event coverage.

Social Media Assistant 

Now accepting applications!

Rec Sports is looking for creative and talented students to represent the Rec Sports brand through social media. The Social Media assistant develops materials to increase brand recognition, exposure, and engagement with UW-Madison students, prospective students alumni, faculty/staff, and community members. You will work closely with our multimedia and graphic design teams to develop a cohesive message and brand image across all marketing materials.

Videographer

Not hiring at this time - check back for Spring 2017 positions!

Rec Sports is looking for creative and talented students to help tell the Rec Sports story using video. Videographers will produce content that highlights Rec Sports programs and events and that features individual participants. Most video will be short-form content/series.

Webmaster

Not hiring at this time - check back for Spring 2017 positions!

Rec Sports is looking for a detail-oriented student to manage the divisional website. Primary responsibilities will include maintenance and weekly updates, as well as interpreting analytics and insights into solutions for improving the user experience. You will collaborate with photographers, videographers, designers, and communication leads to integrate the website into the Rec Sports brand.

Maintenance & Grounds.

 

Outdoor Maintenance Supervisor

Not hiring at this time.

The Maintenance Department, under the Division of Recreational Sports, is responsible for the maintenance and repair for all Rec Sports facilities, including over 60 acres of outdoor space. The Outdoor Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for assisting the Buildings & Grounds Superintendent with the maintenance and upkeep of all Rec Sports outdoor areas (Near West, Near East, and University Bay Fields, and the Cole Beach Area). If you enjoy being outside, physical labor, and learning from some of the greatest MacGyvers on campus, this could be the job for you! For more information, please contact Brian McGuire at brian.mcguire@wisc.edu.