University Recreation is one of the largest student employers on the WSU Pullman campus. We strive to provide opportunities for student development, growth, and learning through job experiences. Multiple wages and Federal Work Study positions are available in a wide variety of areas and with a wide variety of responsibilities with our department. 

We are hiring sports officials!  Click here for more info.

Hourly Employment - Spring 2019 Semester Hiring

Attend a Hiring Session - More information posted Spring 2019

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 5:00pm in CUB Auditorium
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 5:00pm in CUB Auditorium

*Attendance at one hiring session is mandatory for employment with University Recreation.

Positions will be posted on wsu.joinhandshake.com on Friday, February 15. Some positions require training before being hired. Click the link for more information about challenge facilitator training, adventure facilitator training, lifeguard training, fitness instructor training, or climbing wall instructor course.


UREC staff positions:

Adventure Facilitators Personal Trainers
Bike Technicians   Recreation Supervisors
Challenge Facilitators Rental Shop Attendants 
Climbing Wall Supervisors SRC Service Attendants
Lifeguards Student Custodian
Membership Attendants Weight Room Attendants
Group Fitness Instructor  

Check out employment opportunities with the Chinook Student Center and Compton Union Building.

Tips & tricks for interviews

  • Research the organization & position
  • Practice for the interview
  • Dress professionally 
  • Arrive early
  • Open body language 
  • Be prepared to provide examples of your work
  • Ask questions 
  • Follow up after the interview