Recreational Sports Employment

Each year the Department of Recreational Sports offers students an opportunity to get involved within the Recreational Sports Program Areas by becoming a part of the staff. Even if certain positions are not currently open, applications are always accepted. Please complete the employment interest form or refer to the Jobs4Kats website for open positions.

Employment Interest Form

Jobs for Kats

Positions for Hire


Lifeguards: If you are currently lifeguard certified or not certified and looking for a position, please submit the interest form or visit RSC 162 or the lifeguard office at the RSC Pool.

Intramural Sports

Officials:Intramural Sports Officials are responsible for maintaining a safe and pleasant playing environment for all participants by enforcing the established rules and regulations for each particular sport. To become part of the Intramural Sports officiating program, simply attend the training clinics held for the sport in which you are interested in prior to the season. Information regarding clinic dates is available at the Recreational Sports Office.


RSC FitnessStaff: Group fitness instructors will lead members, in a group environment, though safe and effective fitness classes. This position is responsible for providing group exercise fitness instruction and supervision in variety of formats. Candidates must be able to instruct multiple fitness levels and ensure the safety of all patrons in the class. A group fitness instructor will act as a role model and resource for all patrons and staff.


Animator/Videographer: Works under marketing to film, edit and create videos and animations for our department. In this position, you can gain valuable experience and begin building a professional portfolio. This position is very self-driven and requires above-average motivation.

Photographer/Graphic Designer: Works under marketing to photograph special events, Intramural sports, Club sports, Fitness classes, staged photos, Outdoor adventure trips, program guide portrait shots, and so much more. Produces graphic designs for department in related categories. This position is independent and very self-driven and lead, requiring above-average motivation.

Informal Recreation

RSC Facility Staff: Recreational Sports Center Staff assist with all customer service activities and safety within the facility. General cleaning, maintenance, program sales and facility entry are just some of the duties performed by our staff.

For more information about employment opportunities, contact the Department of Recreational Sports in RSC Room 162 or call (936) 294-1985.

Contact Campus Rec

936.294.1985 | campusrec@shsu.edu

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