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Emergency alert!

In order to safely facilitate Hurricane Ida repair work, the Reily Student Recreation Center will remain closed until further notice. Please check back for updates on the Facility Resumption Plan.

Tulane classes are canceled through September 12 and will resume online beginning Monday, September 13. Visit Tulane's Forward TUgether site for more information and up-to-date announcements.


The Department of Campus Recreation employs over 350 students annually, making us one of the largest student employers at Tulane University. Campus Recreation positions are limited and the department receives large volumes of applicants. Not all applicants qualify for an interview. Applicants who are selected for employment are required to present original I9 documents during onboarding. Copies of I9 documents will not be accepted.

Please see the Student Employment Webpage for general information about jobs for Tulane students.

Areas of Employment:


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Become a Tulane Campus Recreation Lifeguard and develop your leadership, communication, and decision making skills while gaining experience as a first responder and risk manager!

Job Availability: Not accepting applications

Pay Rate: $10 per hour

Qualifications: Applicants must hold current American Red Cross certification in Lifeguarding, First Aid and CPR/AED

Position Summary: Lifeguards will ensure the safety of patrons through active surveillance, proper lifeguarding techniques, and light maintenance.

Swim Instructor

Job Availability: Not accepting applications

Pay Rate: $10.50-$14 per hour, based on certifications

Qualifications: Priority will be given to applicants with current American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification

Position Summary: Swim Instructors will teach swim lessons to participants of all ages and skill levels in a safe and effective manner.

Club Sports

Club Sports Attendant

Job Availability: Currently open through 8/16/21

Pay Rate: $8.25 per hour

Qualifications: Experience with sports and American Red Cross CPR/First Aid certification preferred

Position Summary: Assist the club sports staff with the overall organization, administration, and day-to-day operations of the club sports program. This may include processing event and travel requests, maintaining eligibility databases, and communicating with club officers.

Fitness & Wellness

Group Exercise Instructor

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Job Availability: Now Hiring! Accepting applications 

Pay Rate: $19.00 per hour

Qualifications: Applicants must complete the In-House Instructor/Trainer Course hosted at the Reily Center (hosted during summer semester only) or hold a valid NCCA accredited fitness certification (ACE, AFAA, Zumba, etc.)

Position Summary: Instructors will teach group fitness classes to participants of  various fitness levels in a safe and effective manner

Personal Trainer

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Job Availability: Now Hiring! Accepting applications 

Pay Rate: $19.00 per hour

Qualifications:  Applicants must complete the In-House Instructor/Trainer Course hosted at the Reily Center (hosted during summer semester only) or hold a valid NCCA accredited Personal Trainer certification (ACE, ACSM, NASM, NETA, etc).

Position Summary: Trainers will help clients of all ages reach their fitness goals in a safe and effective manner

Fitness Attendant

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Fitness Attendant

Job Availability: HIRING!; seeking diverse applicants.

Pay Rate: $8.50 per hour

Qualifications: Weight room and spotting knowledge preferred

Position Summary: Responsible for supervision of the weight room, cardio areas, and functional fitness room.  Fitness Attendants will provide excellent customer service, communicate and enforce all policies, and answer questions related to equipment use.  Additional responsibilities include re-racking weights, cleaning fitness equipment, collecting facility counts, and managing capacity numbers in fitness spaces. An entry-level position that will provide potential employment opportunities for staff to become certified personal trainers and group fitness instructors for Reily. Applicable to work study as well!.

Information Technology

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Information Technology Assistant

Job Availability: Applications are always welcome!

Pay Rate:$10 per hour.

Qualifications: Pursuing an IT related degree at Tulane preferred

Position Summary: The IT Assistant position will work with the Systems Specialist for Campus Recreation. This position will assist in maintaining computer software and hardware, providing technical assistance to department staff, website maintenance and other technology projects.

Intramural Sports

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No officiating experience necessary - We'll train you to become a referee!

Applications are being accepted now for the Fall 2021 semester!

We hire work study and non-work study students.

Contact: imsports@tulane.edu Work & Play @ IM Sports!
Officiating Positions Available (tentative):  Outdoor Soccer, Kickball, Basketball, Indoor & Sand Volleyball, Flag Football, Dodgeball

IM Sports will provide information tables regarding our different sports and employment opportunities at the Reily Student Recreation Center at the LBC Quad during the first week of classes every Fall and Spring semester. You can also visit one of our in-person info sessions on Thursday, August 26th or Tuesday, August 31st (both at 8pm in the Lagniappe Training Room at Reily).

Join the best team on the fields and courts today!

Intramural Official

Pay Rate: $8.50 per hour

Officiating Positions Available:  Outdoor Soccer, Indoor Soccer, Flag Football, Basketball, Indoor & Sand Volleyball, Softball, Dodgeball

Minimum Qualifications: Effective decision making under stressful situations. Ability to learn and adapt to a variety of changing situations. Strong knowledge of Intramural sports philosophy, policies, and rules. Punctual and able to create a calm environment. Have the willingness to work other special events when needed. Current American Red Cross CPR/AED and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain (we train you).



Marketing Assistant
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Job Availability: NOT ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS AT THIS TIME (upd. 6/14/21).

Pay Rate: $8.25 per hour

Qualifications: Qualified candidates must be outgoing, engaging, and socially interactive. Creative writing and knowledge of Social Media practices (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SnapChat, LinkedIn) are preferred. Must be able to attend weekly meetings. Occasional nights and weekends may also be required.

Position Summary: The Marketing Assistant will engage with students, patrons, instructors, and professional staff to gain an understanding of marketing needs and the best mediums to deliver messages. They will make sure all marketing materials are updated throughout the recreation facility, go out on campus to interact and communicate with students about various Campus Recreation programs, and create creative and engaging social media posts.

Photographer/ Videographer
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Job Availability: NOT ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS AT THIS TIME (upd. 6/14/21).

Pay Rate: $10 per hour

Qualifications: Photography and video experience and editing capabilities are required. Adobe Creative Suite knowledge and use of a DSLR preferred. Must be able to attend weekly meetings and be available some nights and weekends.

Position Summary: The Marketing Photographer/ Videographer will attend various Campus Recreation programs and events to capture eye-catching and appealing images and video that will be used on marketing materials and social media. They will also be responsible for editing images and videos and posting them to social media.

Graphic Design Assistant
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Job Availability: Accepting Applications

Pay Rate: $10 per hour

Qualifications: Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, & Acrobat skills are required. Photo-editing skills are preferred. Must be able to attend weekly meetings. 

Position Summary: The Marketing Graphic Design Assistant will create and edit print and digital marketing promotions (ex. flyers, posters, digital ads, social media ads, logos, t-shirts, etc.) The ideal candidate will be familiar with RGB vs CYMK color modes and saving/exporting the correct file type for print and digital mediums. Must be familiar with vector vs. raster

Member Services

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Member Services Attendant

Job Availability: Accepting applications; seeking diverse applicants.

Pay Rate: $8.50 per hour

Qualifications: Previous customer service experience preferred. Ability to critically think, troubleshoot issues, and excellent communication skills required.

Position Summary: Guest Services Attendants process all sales related to memberships and programs offered by the Reily Center.

Outdoor Adventures

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Outdoor Adventures Leader / Rental Attendant

Job Availability: Accepting applications on a rolling basis

Pay Rate: $8.25+ per hour, raises based on certifications and tenure

Qualifications: Priority will be given to enthusiastic students who demonstrate a love for the outdoors, strong organization and communication skills, and can be certified to drive university vans.

Position Summary: Outdoor Adventures Leaders act as guides, educators, and risk managers as they take groups of students on outdoor adventure recreation trips.  Leaders are responsible for food and logistics planning, activity design, and leadership of programs and events.

Position Summary: Outdoor Adventure Rental Attendants will staff the rental desk during office hours, assist patrons with renting equipment and registering for outdoor trips, perform equipment organization and maintenance duties, and support outdoor trip preparation.

Outdoor Leaders go through an intensive training trip before being permitted to lead trips covering all aspects of our program before being allowed to lead trips