Athletics and Recreation

Summer Student Assistant (Gymnasium) - Athletics and Recreation

VIU Athletics and Recreation endeavours to provide students with meaningful work opportunities while studying at VIU. During this difficult time, we do not have any positions available for students. Check back frequently to see updates to the status of facility services and programming. Should opportunities arise you will see links active and positions posted on Student Employment.


As part of VIU Athletics and Recreation, students assist in the delivery and implementation of all Recreation programs and services. They are the first point of contact for students walking through the door.

Position Requirements

The student is responsible for assisting gym attendants with the supervision of the gymnasium and related programs. Students will assist in the setup, and takedown of gymnasium equipment, classes and special events. Student gymnasium assistants play an important role in the front end delivery of service, maintenance and upkeep of the facility and equipment. As part of the Campus Recreation team, the student will assist with the development of program information, implementation, promotion and delivery of a variety of Campus Recreation activities that contribute to an enhanced quality of life for students on campus.

Sign-up Directions

For information on the application process, please email Danielle Hyde, Director, Athletics and Recreation.