Department of Recreation and Wellness

Employment - Student Employment

The Department of Recreation and Wellness employs students to work at the Student Recreation Center (SRC - limited positions available due to the renovation), the Perry Field House (PFH), and Forrest Creason Golf Course (GC). Through eight primary programming areas, students are offered beginning career development opportunities and practical leadership experiences. Department-wide jobs are classified in a consistent manner based on experience and certifications required to enter the position as well as the leadership, decision-making and supervisory functions necessary to perform the role. Read about Recreation and Wellness student employment on the Wire.

For detailed information regarding the various jobs in Recreation and Wellness, view the Student Employment Guide (PDF).

Apply On-Line to be considered for employment. Applications are welcome any time throughout the year and are reviewed as positions become available. Golf Course applications are not reviewed November 1 - March 1 but may be submitted. 

Contact the individual listed below for a specific hiring timeline or additional information.

Employment AreaResponsible Hiring ContactPhone
Aquatics, Health & Safety, CampMicha Alt
smicha@bgsu.edu
419.372.7482
FitnessKaryn Smith
karync@bgsu.edu
419.372.9309
Golf CourseKurt Thomas
kurttom@bgsu.edu
419.372.2674
Perry Field House
Intramural Sports
Scott Sehmann
sehmans@bgsu.edu
419.372.2464
Outdoor, Climbing WallJerome Gabriel
jeromeg@bgsu.edu
419.372.2146
Student Recreation CenterMalissa Davis
davisma@bgsu.edu
419.372.0450
Wellness ConnectionFaith Yingling
faithy@bgsu.edu
419.372.9351

For more information about employment policies and opportunities available to students, visit the BGSU Career Center site.