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Student Employment

Recreational Athletics Job Opportunities

Student Employment

Recreational Athletics is committed to providing opportunities for students to develop leadership, customer service, and interpersonal skills through a diversity of job offerings. We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated students who promote an environment of wellness and community for our students and members at the Recreation Center. As one of the largest student employers at Drexel, we have a lot to share with you, both as a student and employee! 

Recreation student staff members are the face of our department and are instrumental in helping us live our mission and values every day. In return, we strive to provide students with opportunities for personal and professional development while they gain valuable experiences in customer service, safety, and dynamic decision making.

Our Mission “To promote healthy, active lifestyles to the Drexel community by fostering a culture committed to engagement, experiential learning and diverse programs.

Our Values “Leadership, Teamwork, Community, Wellness, Fun” 

Our Student Employment Process

Please see below for a schedule of our upcoming Rec Information Session Opportunities and Hiring Timelines. Check out our job listings below! 

Job Listings

Rec Information Session

To be considered for a position with the Drexel Recreation Center beginning Winter Term 2017 students are strongly encouraged to attend our upcoming information session. The Rec information session provides an opportunity to learn more about our department, positions available, and the application process. Attendees are encouraged to attend in business casual attire and prepare for the opportunity to meet prospective employers.

Our Winter Term 2017 Rec Information Session will be held on Thursday, October 20th at 6:00pm.
The session will be held in the Hospitality Suite located in the DAC.

Our Hiring Timeline

Winter 2017 Consideration:

  • Applications for Winter Term employment will open October 24th 2016 and will close at 5pm on November 4th 2016. At that time, a link to our application will be opened on this website.

Spring 2017 Consideration:

  • Applications will open 2/13/17-2/24/17

Specialized Positions Hiring

Our Specialized Positions include Group Exercise Instructor and Personal Trainer. These positions are not included on our Student Staff Hiring Application and both student and non-student applicants are considered. Candidates with qualifying experience and certifications are encouraged to submit a statement of interest with resume to the hiring managers listed below:

  1. Group Exercise Instructor
    Contact: Lauren Dalton, Coordinator of Group Exercise
  2. Personal Trainer
    Contact: Laura Sherbondy, Coordinator of Fitness and Wellness

*Note: Specialized positions are hired on a rolling basis 

General Employment Opportunities in Athletics Game Day Operations 
Contact: Abby Ferguson, Coordinator of Athletic Operations,