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Current Positions

The Recreation Center offers employment in a healthy and exciting environment. To view the current openings and to apply online visit Careers at UA.

Summary

Campus Recreation Assistant is responsible for monitoring those entering the facility and ensuring the safe usage of the REC Center. This is a mid-level entry position that includes cash handling. Knowledge of customer service, recreation, and wellness. Responsible for checking out REC Center equipment, monitoring the entrance and exit, checking in guests and members, and maintaining a clean, friendly environment, completing rounds in facility. Other responsibilities may include fitness and wellness programming, event set-up, and display creation. We are looking for self-motivated team players that enjoy spending time at the REC Center and taking advantage of its diverse facility offerings. Staff will also assist with opening and closing of REC Center facility. Apply online via. Careers at UA using the direct link to the job posting.

Major Duties

  1. Oversee the safe usage of the Recreation & Student Activities Center.
  2. Monitor entry and exit of users of the Recreation Center Facility.
  3. Use the cash register when selling concessions, memberships and other equipment. Assist with reconciliation and create deposit report.
  4. Roam facility areas for safe use of equipment and safety of participants.
  5. Maintain and inventory equipment on a scheduled basis.
  6. Perform regular inspection and light cleaning of REC Center exercise equipment.
  7. Assist with academic class and activity set-up when scheduled.
  8. Assist with event set-up, ticket sales and event take down when appropriate to schedule.
  9. Perform equipment inventory on a scheduled basis.
  10. Rent equipment from the Outdoor Recreation Center and assist with repairs when requested.
  11. Attend appropriate staff workshops and meetings.
  12. Other related duties as assigned by supervisor.

Salary

$10.50 per hour

Summary

Looking for a qualified, energetic person to join the team at the Rec Center starting FALL 2016. REC Climbing Wall Coordinator & Rental Gear Specialist is responsible for the safe operation of the REC's climbing facility and the inventory and maintenance of the REC's growing inventory of outdoor gear rentals. We are looking for self-motivated team players that enjoy spending time at the REC Center and taking advantage of its diverse facility offerings. Interested candidates should be registered for classes in Fall 2016 and have an idea on their work schedule before applying. Apply online via. Apply online via. Careers at UA using the direct link to the job posting (when open).

Major Duties

  1. Oversee the safe usage of the REC Climbing Facility.
  2. Schedule and coordinate orientation/safety sessions for REC members as well as REC desk staff.
  3. Coordinate the setting of new climbing routes.
  4. Monitor climbing equipment inventory
  5. Assist in the creation of skill/orientation workshop curriculum.
  6. Perform cleaning, maintenance, and inventory responsibilities of climbing wall equipment and rental gear.
  7. Responsible for knowledge of Climbing Facility Handbook and assist with its creation and/or modification.
  8. Other related duties as assigned by supervisor.
  9. Attend appropriate staff workshops and meetings.

Salary

$10.50 per hour

Summary

Seeking a part time personal trainer/fitness specialist instructor for the UAS Recreation Center at the University of Alaska Southeast.

Major Duties

  1. Provides personal training/fitness instruction services for the UAS Recreation Center members.
  2. Accesses physical fitness and abilities of clients and class participants
  3. Works with clients and class participants to identify short and long term goals
  4. Teaches safe fitness and exercise techniques and skills
  5. Provides structure, encouragement and motivation to clients and class participants
  6. Provides positive and constructive feedback as needed
  7. Maintains safety as top priority

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Knowledge of personal training and group exercise techniques, body kinetics, nutrition and safe workout form. Ability to modify and develop strategies for individual success in personal training and fitness instruction. Ability to inspire and motivate clients and participants. Ability to develop individual health/fitness programs. High level of independence of professionalism required.

Required Experience

Teaching experience in group exercise and personal training. Minimum of 5 years in the fitness industry.

Typical Education or Training

Current First Aid and CPR. Personal training certification by an accredited certification program such as ACE (American Council of Exercise), ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine). Spinning, step aerobics, weight training, high intensity interval training, core conditioning. Personal training.

How to Apply Online

Applying online is easy! Before you begin, please have a digital copy of your cover letter, resume, and references ready:

  1. Go to Careers at UA website.
  2. Find the two positions listed above by entering their job titles in the search, or use the filters provided.
  3. To apply you will need to create an account using your email address. Follow prompts provided.
  4. Apply for a job! This is where you will fill a small questionnaire and attach your digital cover letter, resume, and references.
  5. During the application process you will see a blank schedule provided. Please complete the schedule with your semester's class schedule and other commitments and email to the address provided.
 
 

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