Employment Opportunities

Every semester, Southern Miss Recreational Sports hires part-time employees in a variety of different positions. Positions listed are only open to Southern Miss students.

Below are the open part-time positions available with Rec Sports.

How to apply for a job:

  1. Review the position descriptions listed below and identify a position for which you would like to apply.
  2. Fill out the recreational_sports_student_employment_application.pdf (PDF)
  3. Once completed, turn in your application by one of the following methods:
  • Turn in completed form to Payne Center
  • Fax completed form to 601.266.5677
  • Email completed form (you must save the completed form and attach it through email)


Internship Opportunities

  • Health is Golden Marketing and Public Relations Internship (currently accepting applications for Spring 2017 semester) - contact April Jordan to apply


 Part-Time Positions

  • Marketing and Public Relations (Graphic Designers, Videographers)
  • Facility Management (Facility Set-Up, Supervisor, Equipment Issue)
  • Welcome Center and Sales
  • Swim Instructor
  • Lifeguard
  • Intramural Sports Official
  • Intramural Sports Supervisor
  • Office Assistant/Receptionist
  • Fitness Attendant
  • Personal Trainer
  • Outdoor Adventures Trip Leader
  • Rock Climbing Wall Attendant
  • Outdoor Adventures Center Attendant
  • Group Exercise Instructor
We are currently accepting applications for the Fall 2016 semester.  To apply, stop by the Payne Center Recreational Sports offices and fill out an application.  


Hiring Tips

  • Hiring takes place the semester prior.
  • Bring your semester schedule.
  • Dress professionally.
  • Remember to smile.


Benefits to Working on Campus

  • Easy commute.
  • Better networking with faculty and staff.
  • Become more engaged on campus.
  • More flexibility.