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Recreation & Wellness  Employment Application


The Wellness Center Monitor position is responsible for swiping ID Cards,  assisting patrons with questions, cleaning machines, maintaining a safe and clean facility and providing a high level of professionalism and customer service. Please direct any questions you may have regarding Wellness Center employment to Terrell Amparado.  

Recreation & Wellness Lifeguard

Lifeguards will work in teams of 2-3; opening and closing the pool and ensuring the health and safety of all patrons.

Lifeguards will respond appropriately to emergencies when needed and enforce the pool rules/policies in the appropriate manner.

To apply, please complete and send us the Application Form, a copy of your resume, and all current certifications to

Click here to see the job description.

Intramural and Club Sports

If you have an interest in sports, or have playing experience working for intramural and club sports is the job for you!  We are always available to speak with you about officiating and scorekeeping opportunities.  For more information contact us!

Fitness Professional Employment

Interested in becoming a Group Fitness Instructor with Campus Recreation?
If you are not currently certified but interested in taking the proper steps in becoming certified, maybe the Certification Preparation Course in  Group Fitness is right for you. The courses are given each semester, meeting once each week for 1 hours each class (non-credit bearing). Undergraduate Students cost $85.00, Graduate Students cost $110. For more information email

Find out more information about the position: Group Fitness Instructor

**Please Note: Applications are accepted at an ongoing basis. Interviews/hiring is completed at an as needed basis or based on the demand.

Fitness Professional Qualifications:
1. Have an outgoing personality with strong communication skills and an eagerness to learn.
2. Acquire or hold a valid CPR/AED certification - Visit the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross web sites for information about certification.
3. Research the following Nationally Recognized and Accredited Organizations:

4. Purchase the appropriate study materials and/or preparatory workshops.  Leave a few months for study prior to taking the exam.
5. Find a test location and schedule and take the exam.

For more Information on Personal Liability Insurance (not needed if working with Stony Brook University Campus Recreation) follow this link 
Fitness & Wellness Insurance, FWI