Position Overview

Primarily responsible for the coordination of the UREC non-credit group fitness and instruction programs.  Graduate Assistant will supervise temporary employees to deliver classes in a variety of disciplines including group fitness, dance, and martial arts.  Will also assist UREC Fitness Services programs.


  • Develop and coordinate group fitness and instruction programming in a variety of disciplines
  • Oversee registration management for non-credit instruction classes
  • Assist with the hiring, training, and evaluating of group fitness and instruction staff
  • Instruct and organize Fitness Instructor Training Course
  • Manage employee schedules using When to Work scheduling software
  • Lead programs and instruct classes for fitness, safety education, and/or challenge programs
  • Manage programs and keep inventory in multiple buildings and locations
  • Assist with the coordination of UREC for You fitness programming and classes for outside groups
  • Plan, schedule and execute several special events throughout the year
  • Develop continuing education modules that will enhance the knowledge and skills of fitness team
  • Supervise program operations in the absence of the Group Fitness Coordinator during professional training or conferences, vacations, and sick leave
  • Complete required WSU trainings/certifications and attend mandatory UREC staff meetings and trainings
  • Other duties as assigned


Applications are due by December 9, 2022. Please complete our application and upload your resume/cover letter online. Please email Jessica Whitt at Jessica.whitt@wsu.edu for any questions.