Recreation Coordinator at Indiana University

  • Shift Full-Time
  • Job Qualifications High School Diploma
  • Job experience 4 Years

Job Description

Recreation Coordinator at Indiana University

The IU Southeast Department of Athletics provides intercollegiate, intramural and recreational opportunities for students.
Through these opportunities students achieve educational and personal fulfillment, life skills, character development and campus pride. For more information, visit our website.

Job Summary

  • Plans, conducts, oversees, and evaluates recreational programming.

  • Oversees the work activities of temporary employees.

  • Assists with marketing of recreational programming.

  • Maintains compliance by monitoring adherence to the established risk management plan. Recommends program policies and procedures to leaders.




  • High school diploma or equivalent (such as HSED or GED)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Recreation, Sports Management, or related field



  • 4 years of related experience with recreational programming

Combinations of related education and experience may be considered. Education beyond the minimum required may be substituted for work experience. Work experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted for education.



  • CPR/AED within 180 days of hire

  • Standard First Aid 180 days of hire

  • Preventing Disease Transmission/Universal Precautions within 180 days of hire

  • May require related recreational certifications



  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills

  • Maintains a high degree of professionalism

  • Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills

  • Demonstrates a high commitment to quality

  • Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment

  • Highly thorough and dependable

  • Possesses a high degree of initiative

  • Ability to build strong customer relationships

Working Conditions / Demands

This position requires both sedentary work and long durations of movement about the workspace. It requires the ability to move and transport objects and equipment weighing up to 25 pounds. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential tasks with or without an accommodation.

Work Location

IU Southeast Campus

New Albany, Indiana

Advertised Salary

$31,200 per year plus benefits

Benefits Overview

For full-time staff employees, Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:

  • Multiple plan options for medical insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution

  • Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options

  • Base retirement plan contribution from IU, subject to vesting

  • Additional supplemental retirement plan options

  • Tuition benefit for IU classes

  • 10 paid holidays per year

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Learn more about our benefits by reviewing our online Benefits Brochure.

Job Classification

Career Level: Mastery

FLSA: Nonexempt

Job Function: Athletic Affairs

Job Family: Recreational Sports

Posting Disclaimer

This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.

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