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Rutgers University - Recreation

About Rutgers University - Recreation

Rutgers Recreation employs more than 500 students. We offer a competitive starting pay-rate ($13 per hour), practical work experience, and flexible scheduling. As a Recreation employee, you get to meet new people, develop transferable skills and feel good about helping to build a healthy Rutgers Community.

Below is a list of typical positions staffed by student employees:

Camp Counselor
Facility Assistant
Exercise is Medicine – On Campus Student Leader
Eyebrow Threader
Fitness Assistant
Fitness & Wellness Class Instructor
Henna Artist
Intramural Official
Lifeguard
Massage Therapist
Member Services Assistant
Office Assistant
Personal Trainer
Rock Gym Belayer
Trip Leader

NOTE: For all positions, special consideration is given to those students supporting their academic endeavors through the Federal Work Study Program.

Reviews

Building Supervisor and Fitness Manager

January 2021 New Brunswick, NJ
“I love the environment of all the people I work with and how helpful and resourceful everyone is with onboarding. You will meet people from all different walks of life and truly feel at home with recreation and make life long friends that will be with you until the end! I love how flexible my position is to be able to work at all the centers with all levels of people and grow in skill set and opportunity to grow. ”

Lifeguard

January 2019 Piscataway, NJ
“Good, flexible hours”
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