Employment Opportunities

Become a member of team rec

Do you want to be a part of the largest student employer on Campus? The Marshall Rec offers so much more than just a job!

The Marshall Recreation Center employs over 150 students who play an invaluable role providing customer service, safety and instruction all while having fun and helping our patrons develop healthy lifestyles. Working at the Rec can provide you with the skills desired by employers today. We provide opportunities to develop yourself outside of the classroom. You will be a part of an inclusive community that will result in lifelong friendships. Join our team today!

Benefits of working for Campus Recreation

  • Develop skills in time management, conflict resolution, communication, customer service and leadership
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Tiered system of responsibility (attendants, supervisors and specialty positions)
  • Great work environment focused on integrity, empowerment, inclusion and teamwork

How to Apply

Please note that a cover letter and resume will be required. Resources for cover letters and resumes can be found at the MU Career Center. USE THEM! Preparedness comes through in your materials, be sure they reflect well upon you. The Marshall Recreation Center team is dedicated in hiring the best of the best. Please complete all portions of the application process before submitting.

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Job Descriptions

The following positions are entry level positions for student employees:

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Lifeguard
Recreation Attendant
Swim Instructor
Youth Program/Camp Counselor

The following positions are opportunities for promotions within our department:

Adventure Recreation Supervisor
Aquatic Supervisor
Facility Supervisor
Intramural Supervisor
Membership Attendant

The following part time positions are specialty positions:

Adventure Recreation Trip Leader
Graphic Designer
Group Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer

For more information about Employment Opportunities, please contact:


Cindi Tscherne
Associate Director of Programs
Email: tscherne@marshall.edu
Telephone: 304-696-6759

Contact Us


Marshall University
Recreation Center
402 Thundering Herd Dr.
Huntington, WV, 25755

Telephone: 304-696-4732

Email: Rec Center

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