2021-2022 SERVICE STAFF EMPLOYMENT PROCESS

All applications are being reviewed by the Student Advisory Committee. Applicants will receive an email on Friday, March 26th or Saturday, Marcy 27th to learn about the status of their application.

IMPORTANT DATES

March 2-23 Application materials reviewed by SAC
March 26-27 First-round interview candidates contacted
April 5 (time TBD) First-round interviews via InterviewStream must be submitted
April 5-8 First-round interviews reviewed by SAC
April 11-20 Second round interviews (dependent upon position)
TBD (between April 16 and May 7) Rec Sports 101 for new hires

Most service staff members (exception: graphic designers, Fitness Center supervisors, and personal trainers) must complete and pass a criminal background check per UWL requirements. All new team members must attend Rec Sports 101.

SERVICE STAFF POSITIONS

Bike Mechanic
Building Manager
Climbing Wall Supervisor
Competitive Sports Supervisor
Customer Service Representative
Event Supervisor
Fitness Center Supervisor
Graphic Designer
Outdoor Connection Representative & Trip Leader
Personal Trainer

2020-2021 OPENINGS

SPRING 2021

We are currently hiring personal trainers and group fitness instructors. For additional information, please complete this interest form. For questions, contact Nick Berg, nberg@uwlax.edu.

Additional information will be available later this summer regarding lifeguards and intramural sports officials. For questions, please contact Mo McAlpine at mmcalpine@uwlax.edu.

ACTIVITY STAFF

Information regarding activity staff positions for 2021-2022 will be available later this summer. These positions include intramural sports officials, lifeguards, and group fitness instructors. To learn more about applying for these positions, please see below.

INTRAMURAL SPORTS OFFICIALS
DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH AND SAFETY PROTOCOLS, WE ARE NOT HIRING INTRAMURAL SPORTS OFFICIALS AT THIS TIME.
Intramural Sports Officials are provided a quality hands-on experience both on and off the court/field while developing conflict resolution skills, team building, time management, communication, and leadership in a fun and exciting atmosphere with flexible hours.  Officiated intramural sports include basketball, big base (kickball), flag football, floor hockey, futsal, goalball, softball, trench ball, volleyball, and Wiffle ball.

  • complete online interest as posted on the "Become an Official" website
  • attend mandatory meeting dates as listed on the "Become an Official" website
For additional information regarding intramural sports officials, please contact:

Ali Tackett, Competitive Sports Coordinator
130D Recreational Eagle Center
atackett@uwlax.edu
608.785.5221

LIFEGUARDS
DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH AND SAFETY PROTOCOLS, THE MH POOL IS CLOSED, AND WE ARE NOT HIRING LIFEGUARDS AT THIS TIME.
Information regarding lifeguard positions for 2021-2022 will be available later this summer. Guards are hired each Fall semester to cover adult lap swimming in the Mitchell Hall indoor pool. All interested lifeguards must be currently certified before employment. To apply, follow the steps during the application period (start of each fall semester):

  • complete one online application by noon on the first Thursday of the fall semester
  • submit verification of current certifications (lifeguard training, first aid, CPR Pro and AED) to the Rec Sports Office e-mail account at recoffice@uwlax.edu by noon on the first Thursday of the fall semester
  • attend hiring session on the first Thursday of the fall semester at 8 pm in the Mitchell Hall pool; come prepared to swim

All applicants must attend the hiring night on the first Thursday of the fall semester in the Mitchell Hall pool. Come prepared to get into the water and perform the following tests/skills:

  • 250-yard swim
  • deep water, submerged, unconscious save
  • shallow water, spinal save
  • deep end, active drowning save
For additional information regarding lifeguards, please contact:

Mo McAlpine, Associate Director
130C Recreational Eagle Center
mmcalpine@uwlax.edu
608.785.8698

GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTORS

For information regarding group fitness instructors, please complete this interest form. For questions, please contact:
Nick Berg, Fitness Coordinator
Recreational Eagle Center
nberg@uwlax.edu
608.785.6533
 
PERSONAL TRAINERS

For information regarding personal trainers, please complete this interest form. For questions, please contact:
Nick Berg, Fitness Coordinator
Recreational Eagle Center
nberg@uwlax.edu
608.785.6533