Work experience

The best way to get involved in a paid employment opportunity is to get involved as a volunteer.

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employment opportunities

Group Fitness Instructor

Do you enjoy helping others become active? Work on campus.

  • Must have certification in area of expertise and liability insurance.
  • Instruct safe and enjoyable classes.
  • Promote and support other instructors and programs.
  • Contact Layne McDougall: layne.mcdougall@ubc.ca

Certified Personal Trainer

Would you like to help people get fit and healthy? Work on campus.

  • Must be certified by a Canadian recognized organization.
  • Must have personal liability insurance.
  • Assist patrons to ensure safe and effective training.
  • Design and implement individual programs for clients.
  • Contact Layne McDougall: layne.mcdougall@ubc.ca

Intramural Score Keeper or Official

Looking for a job in the evenings, for only 4 to 10 hours a week?

  • Set-up and take down of game day equipment.
  • Greeting participants for their games and confirming registration.
  • Provide general risk management, supervision, and score keeping for intramural leagues.
  • Contact Layne McDougall: layne.mcdougall@ubc.ca

Customer Service Desk

(Application deadline for Summer 2019 and Academic Year 2019/2020 is February 28, 2019)

Do you want to improve the lives of others through health and fitness?

  • Frontline representation for all Athletics & Recreation programs and services.
  • Assist customers with membership sales and program registrations.
  • Provide a clean, presentable, and user friendly facility.
  • Event and equipment set up and take down for all practices, games, and other events.
  • Contact Crystal Westgate: crystal.westgate@ubc.ca

Hangar Fitness Centre Monitor

Do you want to improve the lives of others through health and fitness?

  • Requires minimum of one year experience in UBC Recreation Customer Service position.
  • Frontline representation for all Athletics & Recreation programs and services.
  • Promote UBC Okanagan Athletics & Recreation programs and initiatives to users.
  • Provide a clean, presentable, and user friendly facility.
  • Monitor members for proper use of equipment and facilities to ensure safety.
  • Contact Crystal Westgate: crystal.westgate@ubc.ca