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Employment Opportunities

Interested in becoming part of the Recreation and Wellness team? Our department is one of TCNJ’s largest student employers! We are hiring for the 2023-2024 school year!

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Be one of the 100 student employees hired each year. We hired for over ten different positions within Facilities (Recreation Center & Fitness Center), Group Fitness, Intramural Sports, Marketing, RECreate Your Night, and Sport Clubs. Work in a team-driven environment to develop real-world experience and transferable skill sets you can apply to any major. We offer flexible scheduling, paid training, job promotions, and professional development opportunities.

Check out our Recreation and Wellness Department: Student Staff Application for more information on our employment opportunities, and view our application for the next hiring period! 


Please fill out the application between March 20th and April 7th if you are interested in interviewing for a Recreation and Wellness position for the 2023-2024 school year. Interviews will be held during the weeks of April 12th and April 21st.

Here is an overview of all the positions within our department and their application status:



Fitness Center Associate

CLOSED for 2023-2024

The first line monitoring the safety of the users, facility, and equipment; under the guidance of the Shift Manager.

Recreation Center Associate

CLOSED for 2023-2024

Responsible for monitoring the recreation center its patrons, along with monitoring the welcome desk, checking out equipment and ensuring spaces are set for reservations.

Group Fitness Instructor

OPEN for 2023-2024

Instruct students in various fitness classes in the TCNJ Fitness Studios. Contact us for information on auditioning to instruct a course. And let us know areas or courses of interest.

Intramural Sports Official

OPEN for 2023-2024

Responsible for officiating all intramural sports offered. Several of the sports include flag football, soccer, basketball, softball, floor hockey, dodge-ball, volleyball, and more. No experience required.

Marketing Assistant

CLOSED for 2023-2024

Responsible for working with the Recreation and Wellness Pro Staff to market all department events in regards to creation and distribution of flyers, brochures, videos, and other promotions at campus-wide events and facilities.

RECreate Your Night Event Assistant

CLOSED for 2023-2024

Assist with event set-ups, facilitating activities, engaging participants, clean-up, and helping to come up with event ideas.

Sport Programs Manager Supervisor

CLOSED for 2023-2024

Will be staffed during sport club practices / competitions at athletic facilities and/or downstairs at the Recreation Center.  Responsible for opening / closing athletic facilities for sport club practices / competitions and handling all events that occur during open rec hours at the recreation center. Must adhere to all risk management protocols and ensure the safety of each participant.


If you have questions that pertain to our hiring process or specific jobs, contact the designated person for the respective job on the Pro Staff page.

Recreation and Wellness is committed to providing safe, inclusive and accessible opportunities to all students and staff at TCNJ. Reasonable adjustments will be made for those with disabilities who are interested in working for our department.