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 our facility staff, lifeguards and marketing graphic designers the Spring and Summer 2017 semesters.  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.