Employment Opportunities at UBC Recreation

UBC Recreation is always looking for great people to join its team of staff and volunteers. We rely on both paid staff and volunteers to operate various aspects of our programs.

Types of Opportunities

Paid Positions with Athletics & Recreation

UBC Recreation hires for the following paid job opportunities at various times throughout the year. Find out more about the various positions and how you can join our team!

  • Administrative support staff
  • Fitness Instructors
  • Coaches
  • League Sports Officials
  • Lifeguards and Supervisors
  • Event staff
  • Marketing & graphic design program staff
  • Front desk staff
  • Facility Operations staff
  • Camp Instructors

Search for ‘UBC – Athletics and Recreation‘ on Careers Online to view available jobs.

Volunteer Positions with UBC Recreation Intramurals

UBC Recreation Intramurals is a team of over 120 passionate volunteer students responsible for organizing some of UBC’s most iconic events, leagues, and marketing initiatives. With support from 7 professional staff members with experience in sport management and student development, all of our student staff are challenged to grow as individuals and innovate within their roles as student leaders.

Current Employment Opportunities

HIRING: Program Assistants & Head Instructors – UBC Camps

January 13, 2023

Be an integral part of our summer day camp administrative team! Apply by February 12, 2023.


HIRING: Live-In Overnight Program Coordinators – Future Global Leaders

January 13, 2023

Be an integral part of a unique program for Canadian and International youth this summer! Apply by February 12, 2023.


HIRING: Spring Break Camp Instructors – UBC Camps

January 5, 2023

Camp Instructors are responsible for planning and implementing a variety of camps based on their individual skillset. Apply by February 10, 2023.