Team Mizzou

Want to work at the Rec? Join Team Mizzou!

When you are hired to work at the Rec you become a member of Team Mizzou, a nationally recognized student staff training and development program. That means you get more from your time, effort, and experience than just a paycheck. Students from all walks of life make up Team Mizzou and it is those very students who make all the great award-winning MizzouRec programs, facilities, and services operate with excellence.

Each year, Team Mizzou recruits, hires, trains, evaluates, and recognizes RecSports officials; Tiger Swim and TigerX instructors; photographers; techs for IT, AV and media; facilities maintenance; lifeguards; frontline staff; Tiger Trainers and more! Experienced or not, you get your training and experience HERE and sometimes depending on the position, even certification.

As the premier employment destination on campus, Team Mizzou draws over 700 students to recruitment sessions each year. Over 68% of recruitment attendees apply so there is tough competition for most positions. MizzouRec expects cover letters and resumes in addition to an application. If you are interested in applying begin preparing these materials soon to help give you that competitive and professional edge. It is recommended applicants in need of cover letter and resume assistance contact the MU Career Center.

Interested? Remember, applicants must attend a Team Mizzou recruitment session for consideration as well as submit resume, cover letter and application form. General Recruitment sessions are held throughout the year; however, not all positions may be open during each hiring cycle – current openings will be posted here and on our Facebook page.