MSVU Athletics and Recreation offers a variety of on-campus job opportunities for students.

Check out the opportunities we currently have available below.

We are currently looking to hire Athletics and Recreation Facility Assistants (ARFA) to work at the Mount Fitness Centre.

Job Duties: 

Facility Operations:

  • ARFA staff are the main contact for all clients/visitors who enter the facility.
  • Must work independently, often alone, overseeing the operations of the facility’s programs, services and members (fitness classes, rentals, varsity practices and games, recreation programs, set-ups and tear downs).
  • Responsible for opening and closing the facility.

Risk & Safety Procedures:

  • Inspect and insure the Athletics & Recreation facility and equipment are safe to use.
  • Be mindful at all times as to who is in the facility and what they are doing.
  • Try to prevent incidents, accidents and injuries and from occurring by identifying and stopping dangerous activities.
  • First Responder: Respond to medical emergencies and activate emergency procedures within the Ath/Rec facility.
  • Properly set-up/tear down athletic and fitness equipment to insure safe usage by patrons.
  • Monitor and restrict access to the facility and its programs to registered members.

Customer Service:

  • Respond to inquiries (in-person and telephone) relating to: programs, memberships, and events.
  • Respond to inquiries and requests of Coaches, Instructors, Officials, Ath/Rec Managers and patrons.

Program Registrations:

  • Use the registration software program PerfectMind to register clients in fitness, recreation, and athletic programs.
  • Managing transactions with cash, debit and credit cards.
  • Cash handling, balancing and reconciliation skills required.
  • Insure confidential information is managed properly.

Apply by sending a resume and availability schedule to

Application Deadline: November 26, 2023