Recreational Services employs more than 130 students in various positions each year and is always accepting applications for student assistant positions in the Student Recreation Center and other facilities. Graduate assistant positions are available at various times during the year.

Applicants must be dependable, responsible, energetic, customer service oriented and a team player!

On the job training, CPR, First Aid and meetings are required for all employees. A variety of training, certification and leadership opportunities are available. Most of our positions have a starting pay rate of $8. Other pay rates are higher based on required training and certifications.

Why work for Recreational Services? We provide:

  • Leadership opportunities where responsibilities, teamwork, and communication skills are learned, developed and practiced.
  • Flexible hours coordinated with class schedules.
  • Recognition, rewards, and advancement for contributions and efforts.
  • Convenient on-campus work location.
  • Opportunities to develop customer service skills, conflict resolution abilities, and many other transferable work skills.


Student Assistant Application 

There are many exciting opportunities for graduate students to be involved with Georgia State University’s Recreational Services. Every year, Recreational Services seeks graduate students who desire to gain work-related experiences in one or more of the following areas: Aquatics, Fitness Center (Fitness Testing and Personal Training), Instructional Programs or Group Fitness, Intramural Sports, Marketing, Outdoor Recreation, and Sport Clubs.

Follow the link below for more information, the listing of current openings, and to complete the application.

Graduate Assistant Application