Student Employment

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Develop professional and transferable skills to succeed both inside and outside of the classroom.

Join the more than 700 NC State students who are employed by us annually. Work in a dynamic environment that offers flexible scheduling and real-world experience. You are eligible for a position with us if you enrolled on a half-time basis (9 credits for undergraduate or 4.5 for graduate students).

Visit us at an upcoming student employee job recruitment fair to learn about our positions and to interact with our team.


Current Availability

Lifeguard Closed
Swim Lesson Instructor Closed
Supervisor Closed
Program Assistant Closed
Facility Operations
Facility Operations Assistant Closed
Facility Maintenance Assistant Closed
Supervisor Closed
Program Assistant Closed
Strength & Conditioning Assistant Closed
Group Fitness Instructor Closed
Personal Trainer Closed
Program Assistant Closed
Marketing Assistant Closed
Program Assistant Closed
Member Services
Member Services Specialist Closed
Program Assistant Closed
Outdoor Adventures
Rental Assistant Closed
Bike Mechanic Closed
Climbing Wall Specialist Closed
Trip Leader Closed
Challenge Course Apprentice Closed
Challenge Course Facilitator Closed
Challenge Course Lead Facilitator Closed
Program Assistant Closed
Sports Programs


Official Closed
Evaluator Closed
Supervisor Closed
Program Assistant Closed
Training & Development
Certification (CPR, First Aid, AED) Land Instructor Closed
Development Specialist Closed
Wellness Coach Closed
Wellness Assistant Closed
Program Assistant Closed

After the interview process, students selected for employment with University Recreation will attend orientation. All new employees will need to be prepared to bring documentation and identification to orientation.

There are opportunities for continuing training, development and recognition through the John F. Miller and of the Year Employee Awards presented at the Wolfies, University Recreation End of Year Celebration. Visit our past award winners and strive to be recognized at the upcoming Wolfies.