Employment @ Campus Recreation

The Department of Campus Recreation employs over 200 student employees annually and is the second largest student employer at Tulane. Opportunities for advancement are available to employees who have worked for the department for at least one semester or more.

Please see the Student Employment Webpage for general information about jobs for Tulane students.

Areas of Employment


Aquatics | Application Form

Lifeguard

Job Availability: Currently accepting applications for Spring, Summer and Fall semesters

Pay Rate: $8.25 per hour

Qualifications: Applicants must hold current American Red Cross certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid and CPR/AED

Position Summary: Lifeguards will ensure the safety of patrons through active surveillance, proper lifeguarding techniques and light maintenance.

Swim Instructor

Job Availability: Currently accepting applications for Spring, Summer and Fall semesters

Pay Rate: $9-$13 per hour, based on certifications

Qualifications: Priority will be given to applicants with current American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification

Position Summary: Swim Instructors will teach swim lessons to participants of all ages and skill levels in a safe and effective manner.

Club Sports | Application Form

Club Sports Supervisor

Job Availability: Currently Full but applications are accepted

Pay Rate: $7.25 per hour

Qualifications: Experience with sports and American Red Cross CPR/First Aid certification preferred

Position Summary: Assist the club sport staff with the overall organization, administration, and day-to-day operations of the club sport program. This may include processing event and travel requests, maintaining eligibility databases, and communicating with club officers.

Fitness & Wellness | Application Form

Group Exercise Instructor

Job Availability: Accepting Applications

Pay Rate: $12.00 – $19.00 per hour, based on qualifications and experience

Qualifications: Applicants must complete the In-House Group Exercise Instructor Course hosted at the Reily Center or hold an accredited fitness certification (ACE, AFAA, Zumba, etc.)

Position Summary: Instructors will teach group fitness classes to participants of all ages in a safe and effective manner

Fitness Attendant

Job Availability: Accepting Applications

Pay Rate: $7.75 per hour

Qualifications: Priority will be given to enthusiastic students who demonstrate strong organization and communication skills

Position Summary: Monitors the safety and cleanliness of all fitness rooms, cleans and organizes fitness equipment, and checks in participants to yoga classes

Personal Trainer

Job Availability: Accepting Applications

Pay Rate: $12 – $19.00 per hour, based on qualifications and experience

Qualifications:  Applicants must complete the In-House Personal Trainer Course hosted at the Reily Center or hold an accredited Personal Trainer certification (ACE, ACSM, NASM, etc).

Position Summary: Trainers will help clients of all ages reach their fitness goals in a safe and effective manner

Informal Recreation | Application Form

Informal Recreation Attendant

Job Availability: Accepting applications

Pay Rate: $7.75 per hour

Qualifications: Weight room knowledge and babysitting experience preferred

Position Summary: Responsible for policy enforcement and extensive cleaning of the weight room, cardio areas, and Fit360 functional training area.  Additional responsibilities include Weight Room equipment checkout, babysitting children, and collecting facility inventory and counts.

 Intramural Sports | Application Form

No Experience Necessary – Paid Training Provided.

IM Sports will provide information tables regarding our different sports and employment opportunities at the Reily Student Recreation Center and at the LBC Quad
between 10am-2pm, August 29 – September 2.

INTRAMURAL OFFICIAL

Pay Rate: $7.75 per hour

Officiating Positions Available:  Outdoor Soccer, Indoor Soccer, Flag Football, Basketball, Indoor & Sand Volleyball, Softball, DodgeballMinimum

Qualifications: Effective decision making under stressful situations. Ability to learn and adapt to a variety of changing situations. Strong knowledge of Intramural sport philosophy, policies and rules. Punctual and able to create a calm environment. Have the willingness to work other special events when needed. Current American Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain (we train you).

INTRAMURAL SCOREKEEPER

Pay Rate: $7.25 per hour

Position Summary – Check-in all participants, complete scorebook, record scores and information for games. Have the willingness to work other special events when needed.

Score-Keeper Positions Available:  Basketball, Flag Football, Softball

Qualifications: Effective decision making under stressful situations. Ability to learn and adapt to a variety of changing situations. Strong knowledge of Intramural sport philosophy, policies and rules. Punctual and able to create a calm environment. Have the willingness to work other special events when needed. Current American Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain (we train you).

Maintenance | Application Form

Maintenance Attendant

Job Availability: Accepting Applications

Pay Rate: $8.25 per hour

Qualifications: Some maintenance experience preferred/interest in maintenance required

Position Summary: Light maintenance and troubleshooting

Marketing | Application Form

Marketing Assistant

Job Availability: Accepting Applications.

Pay Rate: $7.25 per hour

Qualifications: Qualified candidates must be outgoing, engaging, and socially interactive. Creative writing and knowledge of Social Media practices (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) is preferred. Must be able to attend weekly meetings. Occasional nights and weekends may also be required.

Position Summary: The Marketing Assistant will engage with students, patrons, instructors, and professional staff to gain an understanding of marketing needs and the best mediums to deliver messages. They will make sure all marketing materials are updated throughout the recreation facility, go out on campus to interact and communicate with students about various Campus Recreation programs, and create creative and engaging social media posts.

Photographer/ Videographer

Job Availability: Accepting Applications.

Pay Rate: $10 per hour

Qualifications: Photography or video experience and editing capabilities are required. Adobe Creative Suite knowledge and use of a DLSR preferred. Must be able to attend weekly meetings and be available some week nights and weekends.

Position Summary: The Marketing Photographer/ Videographer will attend various Campus Recreation programs and events to capture eye-catching and appealing images and video that will be used on marketing materials and social media. They will also be responsible for editing images and videos and posting them to social media.

Member Services | Application Form

Member Services Attendant

Job Availability: Accepting Applications.

Pay Rate: $7.75 per hour

Qualifications: Previous customer service experience preferred. Ability to critically think, trouble-shoot issues and excellent communication skills required.

Position Summary: Guest Services Attendants process all sales related to memberships and programs offered by the Reily Center.

Outdoor Adventures  | Application Form

Outdoor Adventures Rental Attendant

Job Availability: Accepting Applications

Pay Rate: $7.75 per hour

Qualifications: Priority will be given to enthusiastic students who demonstrate a love for the outdoors, strong organization and communication skills.

Position Summary: Outdoor Adventure Rental Attendants will staff the rental desk during office hours, assist patrons with renting equipment and registering for outdoor trips, perform equipment organization and maintenance duties, and support outdoor trip preparation.

Outdoor Leader

Job Availability: Currently Full but applications are accepted

Pay Rate: $8.25 – $9.25 per hour, based on certifications

Qualifications: Priority will be given to enthusiastic students who demonstrate a love for the outdoors, strong organization and communication skills, and can be certified to drive university vans.

Position Summary: Outdoor leaders act as guides, educators, and risk managers as they take groups of students on outdoor adventure recreation trips.  Leaders are responsible for food and logistics planning, activity design, and leadership of programs and events.

Outdoor Leaders go through a semester long training before they begin to work. This training will be held during the spring semester on Fridays from 1-4 pm.