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Employment Opportunities

Interested in becoming part of the Recreation and Wellness team? Our department is one of TCNJ’s largest student employer!

Be one of the 100 student employees hired each year. We hired for over 10 different positions within Facilities (Recreation Center & Fitness Center), Group Fitness, Intramural Sports, Marketing, RECreate Your Night, and Sport Clubs. Work in a team-driven environment to develop real-world experience, and transferable skill sets you can apply to any type of major. We offer flexible scheduling, paid training, job promotions, and professional development opportunities.

Check out our Recreation and Wellness Department: Student Staff Application for more information on our employment opportunities, and view our application for the next hiring period!




Fitness Center Associate


The first line monitoring the safety of the users, facility, and equipment; under the guidance of the Shift Manager.

Recreation Center Associate


Responsible for monitoring the recreation center its patrons, along with monitoring the welcome desk, checking out equipment and ensuring spaces are set for reservations.

Group Fitness Instructor


Instruct students in various fitness classes in the TCNJ Fitness Studios. Contact us for information on auditioning to instruct a course. And let us know areas or courses of interest.

Intramural Sports Official


Responsible for officiating all intramural sports offered. Several of the sports include flag football, soccer, basketball, softball, floor hockey, dodge-ball, volleyball, and more. No experience required.

Marketing Assistant


Responsible for working with the Recreation and Wellness Pro Staff to market all department events in regards to creation and distribution of flyers, brochures, videos, and other promotions at campus-wide events and facilities.

RECreate Your Night Event Staff


Assist with event set ups, facilitating activities, clean-up, and helping to coming up with event ideas.

Sport Club Supervisor


Responsible for ensuring facilities are opened and closed properly for sport club practices and competitions. Supervisors adhere to all risk management protocols and ensure the safety of each participant.


If you have questions that pertain to our hiring process or specific jobs, contact the designated person for the respective job on the Pro Staff page.

Recreation and Wellness is committed to providing safe, inclusive and accessible opportunities to all students and staff at TCNJ. Reasonable adjustments will be made for those with disabilities who are interested in working for our department.