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HRC staff

The Department of Campus Recreation at the University of New Hampshire is an organization that strives to provide extraordinary recreational programs and services that enhance a healthy lifestyle. Whether it is teaching a group exercise class, leading a trip to the White Mountains, officiating flag football, interacting with participants of the Hamel Recreation Center, driving a Zamboni, teaching a cooking class, there is a role for everyone.

Thousands of participants engage in Campus Recreation programming every day. UNH Campus Recreation relies upon 250 staff members to ensure that every participant has a positive and safe experience. The goal of employment with UNH Campus Recreation is that student employees have developmental work experience that provides staff with skills that can be carried into their professional careers.

Find Your Fit at UNH Campus Recreation

UNH Campus Recreation is seeking staff who are committed to providing extraordinary services and are ready to approach their work with a positive attitude.  

How to Apply

Hiring timeline and application information are listed below. If the best fit position isn't currently available, be sure to check back throughout the year, as positions may become available.  Click on the "apply now" button to apply through Handshake. Positions that are open to apply from outside of UNH, click on the highlighted text for a PDF of job description and how to apply.

Current Job Openings
Position Program Area Application Closes  
Camp Wildcat General Counselor Youth Programs May 30, 2023 Apply Now
Camp Wildcat Program Assistant Youth Programs March 15, 2023 Apply Now
Camp Wildcat Specialty Counselor Youth Programs May 30, 2023 Apply Now
Camp Wildcat Director Youth Programs March 17, 2023

Job Description


Lifeguard Aquatics Rolling

unh applicants

Non-UNH Applicants

Group Exercise Instructor Fitness Rolling Apply Now
Intramural Sports Official Intramural Rolling Apply Now
Personal Trainer Fitness Rolling Apply Now
Swim Instructor Aquatics February 10, 2023

UNH Applicants

Non-UNH Applicants


Student Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcome: Risk Management - Through ongoing participation in risk management training, Campus Recreation student staff members will be able to identify risks associated with facilitating program activities, mitigate risk factors, and implement departmental protocols
Learning Outcome: Leadership - Through participation in ongoing staff training, Campus Recreation student staff will apply leadership skills to facilitate programs and services.
Learning Outcome: Organizational & Professional Development - Through participation in ongoing training, Campus Recreation student staff members will demonstrate knowledge of accessibility, inclusivity, multiculturalism and cultural humility.