Part-time Jobs

PottruckPennRec is currently accepting applications for part-time employment. Fill out an employment application form on-line, or download one here. Descriptions are below.


Membership Services
Responsible for performing all membership, locker and program sales, supplying members with information about programs and facilities and other general administrative duties.

Climbing Wall Employee
Responsible for the daily operation and safety of climbers using the wall. Sign in climbers, inspect equipment, and educate patrons on our classes and upcoming events.

Desktop Publisher / Website
Assist with design and layout of Department of Recreation promotional materials (flyers, brochures, ads).  Use Dreamweaver to make updates to department website.

Equipment Maintenance Manager
Conduct preventative maintenance and repairs on fitness equipment. Training provided.

Fitness Attendant (work study eligible)
Provides customer service, enforces fitness center rules, ensures fitness center safety, cleans equipment, greets patrons to classes, checks passes, assists group exercise instructors in class set up and tear down.  Training provided.

Group Exercise Instructor
Group Exercise Instructors lead members in a group environment through safe, effective, and motivating exercise classes including Spinning, Body Pump, Body Combat, Freestyle, Zumba, and more. Instructors are prepared to instruct each class matching the set class description.  Certification, experience and current CPR are required. 

Instructional Class Instructor
Instructors provide safe, effective, and motivating instructional classes to the pre-registered participants through Dance, Yoga, Pilates, Martial Arts, Golf, and more. Instructors are prepared to instruct each class matching the set class description. Certification, experience and current CPR required.

Intramural Official
Officiate intramural games (flag football, basketball, soccer, softball, volleyball). No experience necessary, training provided.

Provide a safe and pleasant aquatic atmosphere by enforcing rules and act as a resource when needed. Current Lifeguard and CPR certifications required.

Massage Therapist
Therapists provide table and chair massage services on and off-site to members and non-members of Penn Recreation.  Licensure, experience, and current CPR are required.

Operational Assistant
(Front Desk, Equipment Monitor, Ringe Attendant)
Greet patrons, collect, wash and disburse towels throughout the facility. Additionally, operations assistants assist in checking class passes and enforcing fitness center rules.

Operations Supervisor
Supervise building operations, provide customer service to facility users, enforce departmental policies and ensure safety of all users.

Personal Trainer
Develop individualized exercise programs and educate patrons on proper training techniques. National Certification and current CPR required.