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Student Employment

Campus Recreation offers many opportunities for undergraduate and graduate student employment.

If you would like to apply for any positions, fill out the PDF application, save it to your computer and hand deliver it to the Member Services Office in the Flynn Recreation Complex. Some jobs may not have a PDF application. Instead, email the listed documents or information to the person listed in the job description.

Please note, all BC Rec employees will be expected to know and understand the information outlined in the Universal Staff Manual. If you have any additional questions about student employment, please e-mail campusrec@bc.edu.

Available Positions

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR (PRIVATE/SEMI-PRIVATE & SWIM LESSONS)

Job Description

  • Provide WSI based instruction to youth and adults
  • Teach lesson in packs of five, 30-60 minute blocks
  • Consistent weekly schedule

Requirements

  • Certifications (WSI)

Starting pay rate: $16.00/hr

If interested, please complete the PDF application and e-mail to leonardo.torres.1@bc.edu.

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LIFEGUARD

Job Description

  • Prevent aquatic-related emergencies as a member of a risk management team
  • Provide great customer service
  • Perform basic maintenance tasks
  • Assist with special needs of members and guests in compliance with ADA regulations
  • Assist as a member of an event management team

Requirements

  • Current CPR/AED, First Aid & Lifeguard certifications
  • Pass staff in-service skill test
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent physical and mental strength

Starting pay rate: $10.50/hr

If interested, please complete the PDF application and e-mail to leonardo.torres.1@bc.edu.

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Tennis Instructor

Job Description

  • Instruct private lessons for clients in groups of 1-3, some group lesson instructing is available

Requirements

  • Prior playing experience
  • Prior instructing experience required
  • Flexible hours for private lessons
  • Strong interpersonal skills & enthusiasm
  • Must work well with children    

Starting pay rate: $16.00/hr

If interested, please complete the PDF application and e-mail to lutzab@bc.edu.

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FITNESS ATTENDANT

Job Description

Fitness Attendants provide customer service to members and facility oversight. They staff the main fitness wing to provide assistance to members by spotting lifts or helping with equipment set-up, maintaining facility organization and cleanliness, enforcing policies, responding to emergencies, and offering fitness area and equipment orientations when scheduled. All staff in this role must be adult CPR/AED certified upon hire, and able to lift 45 lbs.

Requirements

  • Valid adult CPR/AED certification upon hire (okay to complete after hire, but needed before first shift)
  • Ability to lift at least 45 lbs.
  • Availability to work flexible hours
  • Working knowledge of fitness equipment

Responsibilities

  • Provide customer service
  • Maintain positive, upbeat and helpful attitutude
  • Perform shift task lists with regularity, attention to detail, and enthusiasm
  • Prepare the fitness areas for opening and/or closing
  • Maintain fitness center cleanliness
  • Enforce policies
  • Provide emergency response
  • Provide fitness area and equipment orientations upon request
  • No mobile phone use, computers, or tablets allowed during shift
  • Homework/reading only allowed during Summer Break only

Starting pay rate: $10.25/hr

If interested, please complete the PDF application and e-mail Hilary.DeVries@bc.edu.

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Facility Supervisor

Job Description

  • Responsible for Safety and Security of the Facility
  • Opening and Closing
  • First Responder to all injuries & incidents
  • Supervises all student staff

Requirements

  • Open to graduate students or undergraduate students with EMS experience
  • CPR/AED & First Aid Certified

Training will be provided.

Available Hours: Saturday 1:30 - 6 pm and Sunday 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Starting pay rate: $13.00/hr

If interested, please complete the PDF application and return to terence.gilman.1@bc.edu

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Special Event Student Staff

Certified $13/hr. Work special events before, during and after building hours. Set up/tear down:  tables, chairs, signage, volleyball nets, official stands, badminton nets, tennis nets, divider nets, basketball goals, wallyball nets, water stations, technology (scoreboards, laptops, projection equipment, screens, TVs, conference phones, etc) and other equipment as needed. Provide standard of care by being certified in CPR, First Aid, and AED to respond to emergency situations during events. Provide access to facility before or after regular building hours. This position requires schedule flexbility as events will be held at varying times, typically evenings and weekends. If interested, please complete the PDF application and email to brian.walsh.7@bc.edu. 

Non-Certified $11/hr. Work special events before, during and after building hours. Set up/tear down:  tables, chairs, signage, volleyball nets, official stands, badminton nets, tennis nets, divider nets, basketball goals, wallyball nets, water stations, technology (scoreboards, laptops, projection equipment, screens, TVs, conference phones, etc) and other equipment as needed. This position requires schedule flexbility as events will be held at varying times, typically evenings and weekends. If interested, please complete the PDF application and email to brian.walsh.7@bc.edu. 

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Quonset Hut Monitor - Newton Campus (Academic Year Only)

Job Description

  • Responsible for safety and security of the facility
  • Opening and Closing of the facility
  • First Responder to all injuries & incidents
  • Responsible for equipment check-out and sales of guest passes
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the fitness area including re-racking weights and cleaning off equipment
  • Enforcing the policies of Campus Recreation and of the Quonset Hut facility

Requirements

  • Access to Newton Campus
  • CPR/AED & First Aid Certified

Training will be provided.

Starting pay rate: $11.00/hr

If interested, please complete the PDF application and return to Brian Walsh (Room 25, Flynn Complex) or e-mail to walshqw@bc.edu.

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Marketing/Graphic Design Assistant

Job Description

  • Design posters, flyers, TV slides, schedules, forms, etc.
  • Update Campus Recreation website
  • Help with various other projects

Requirements

  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Basic HTML knowledge 
  • Photography skills preferred
  • Creative with good organizational skills
  • A portfolio of your work ready to submit

Starting pay rate: $11.00/hr

If interested, please complete the PDF application and submit your portfolio to Becca Fink at finkbe@bc.edu.

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Intramural Official

List of Intramurals

  • Flag Football (Fall and Spring)
  • Soccer (Fall and Winter)
  • Ice Hockey (Winter)
  • Softball (Fall and Spring)
  • Floor Hockey
  • Volleyball (Fall and Spring)

Requirements

  • Prior participation in sports preferred
  • Attend training sessions on IM rules
  • No Friday or Saturday nights required
  • Willingness to learn and improve mechanics of officiating
  • Fun, positive attitude
  • Must be available for a minimum of 2 shifts a week Sunday-Thursday Night

Starting pay rate:  $10.25/hr

*Promotion Opportunities!

If interested, please complete the PDF application and return to lutzab@bc.edu.