Employment Opportunities

Campus Life Services employs University of Maryland students each year in a variety of positions. Check out our current list of opportunities! (Please note: Some jobs are available only to students with Federal Work Study.)


Front Desk Attendant – Business Services/One Card Services

Duties:

  • Greet faculty, staff, students, affiliates, and contractors
  • Issue UM One Card/identification cards using ID Works Software
  • Print replacement cards
  • Issue/answer information about program and vending
  • Answer phone lines
  • Work with filing, organizing (program info, online photo submissions, etc.), cashier, typing, data entry

To apply, email Eric Robert Jones at ejones@umaryland.edu.

General Assistant – Event Services (Federal Work Study only)

Duties:

  • Assist Event Services staff in event facilitation, logistics, and supervision
  • Assist with daily event management, to include unlocking meeting rooms, checking out equipment, and acting as event greeter
  • Assist with daily event setups, technical requirements, furniture, and equipment, including moving and setting up tables, chairs, couches, and other related furniture for event and lounge spaces
  • Assist with resetting spaces after events/meetings; maintain neat and clean appearance of information center, lounges, meeting rooms, hallways
  • Assist with the setting up of Audio Visual Equipment in event space
  • Maintain orderly appearance in all storage areas
  • Maintain awareness of daily event schedule and all related information
  • Attend required departmental meetings, staff development programs and in service trainings
  • Complete daily reports and other documents as required 

To apply, email khadine.lewis@umaryland.edu.

Wellness Fellow – Wellness Hub (Federal Work-Study)

Fellows' Duties 

The Wellness Fellows will assist with daily operations, communications, and programming for the Wellness Hub within Campus Life Services. The Fellows will report directly to the Health and Wellness Educator of the Wellness Hub.  Fellows must be self-starters and pro-active workers to be compatible with this position.

Preferred Skills & Experience

Previous knowledge/experience with any of the following: Strong written and communication skills, event services, program planning and evaluation, social media administration, excellent time management, ability to work independently and in team settings.

Scope of Duties

  • Hold office hours to assist in the day-to-day operations of the Wellness Hub at least 5-10 hours a week
  • Submit programs to the Campus Life Weekly with at least two weeks’ notice
  • Increase visibility, program participation of Wellness Hub programs and services
  • Assist with sustained marketing efforts via social media websites and University communications
  • Assist in research initiatives about health/wellness and relevant topics in the field

Knowledge and skills derived from experience:

  • Administrative operations
  • Marketing strategies
  • Program planning, execution, and evaluation
  • Research methods
  • Develop your own academic-life balance

To apply, contact Michelle Peralta at wellness@umaryland.edu 

Diversity Fellow – Interprofessional Student Learning & Service Initiatives (Federal Work Study only)

Duties:

  • Assist with daily operations
  • Social media
  • Program planning
  • Program execution
  • Aspects of program development
  • Research as it relates to diversity and cultural competence

To apply, email Courtney J. Jones at cjones1@umaryland.edu.

Communications Fellow - Student Engagement and Assessment (Federal Work Study only)

Do you want to get more involved on campus while getting paid? Join the communications team! You'll have the opportunity to attend fun events and programs, learn new skills on the job, and meet students from all seven schools. Previous communications and/or marketing experience is great, but not required. 

Duties:

  • Weekly/monthly publications (Campus Life Weekly, Stall Talk, chalk calendar, etc.)
  • Photography at special events
  • Social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine)
  • Website maintenance
  • Apply Now!

Lifeguard – URecFit

Duties:

  • Provide patron surveillance to reduce and eliminate risk to patrons
  • Respond to emergencies throughout the SMC Campus Center
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and customer-friendly environment

Apply Now!

Questions? Email urecfit@umaryland.edu.

Swim Instructor – URecFit

Duties:

  • Provide instruction to swimmers to help improve strokes or fitness
  • Develop safe and effective aquatic exercise classes for groups and individuals at various fitness levels
  • Offer useful, tactful, and safe advice to individuals regarding their class participation and use of equipment

Apply Now!

Questions? Email urecfit@umaryland.edu.

Facility Supervisor – URecFit

Duties: 

  • Respond to all medical and facility emergencies
  • Lead a team of six to 10 part-time staff in opening, closing, and midday shifts while URecFit is open
  • Enforce and uphold University and department standards and policies

Apply Now!

Questions? Email urecfit@umaryland.edu.

Fitness Assistant – URecFit

Duties:

  • Supervise and assist with daily operations of the fitness area
  • Maintain and monitor for compliance of all fitness rules, policies, and regulations
  • Maintain a clean and safe environment
  • Provide group and one-on-one fitness equipment orientations
  • Assist with program/special event setups
  • Complete all assignments required during shifts and record participation counts
  • Refer all injury-related, nutrition, and eating disorder questions to professional staff

Apply Now!

Questions? Email urecfit@umaryland.edu.

Group Exercise/Fitness Instructor – URecFit

Duties:

  • Develop safe and effective exercise classes for groups and individuals at various fitness levels
  • Plan routines, select music, and choose appropriate movements for various muscles
  • Seek client feedback
  • Offer useful, tactful, and safe advice to individuals regarding their class participation and use of equipment
  • Attend all trainings and meetings

Apply Now!

Questions? Email urecfit@umaryland.edu.

Intramural Sport Supervisor – URecFit

Duties: 

  • Promote safety by enforcing all the Intramural Sport policies and procedures
  • Facilitate the IM sports program
  • Attend staff meetings and hold office hours
  • Maintain an environment of sportsmanship and teamwork
  • Ensure the safety of all participants

Apply Now!

Questions? Email urecfit@umaryland.edu.

Patron Assistant – URecFit

Duties: 

  • Receive and direct incoming calls/visitors
  • Respond promptly to customer inquiries and complaints
  • Maintain a clean and safe facility
  • Provide tours of the facility
  • Validate ID cards and facility access at the check-in desk
  • Attend all in-service trainings and meetings
  • Maintain membership services, including towel service, laundry, registrations, and membership renewals
  • Operate a point-of-sale register

Apply Now!

Questions? Email urecfit@umaryland.edu.

Pratt Desk Attendant – URecFit

Duties: 

  • Promote safety by enforcing all the policies and procedures
  • Check out sports and workout equipment
  • Receive incoming calls and take space reservation
  • Attend staff meetings and hold office hours
  • Maintain a clean and safe environment for patrons
  • Set up nets and sports equipment 

Apply Now!

Questions? Email urecfit@umaryland.edu.

Legal Assistant - Office of International Services (Federal Work Study only)

The Legal Assistant will:

  • answer and screen phone calls
  • assist OIS visitors and manage walk-ins during walk-in advising
  • help with data entry and preparing immigration/visa petitions (of UMB sponsored faculty and staff) for filing with USCIS
  • communicate with department contacts and OIS clientele about pending cases
  • help with scanning paper files, uploading them to the OIS database, and auditing scanned files,
  • assist with special projects as assigned
  • maintain confidentiality of clients' information, and 
  • present a positive image of the OIS

The OIS serves international students, scholars, faculty, and staff that come to UMB to study, research, collaborate, teach, and work in various departments. Interested applicants should email their resume and availability to Semhar Okbazion at sokbazion@umaryland.edu.

Office Assistant - Office of International Services (Federal Work Study only)

The Office Assistant will:

  • answer phones
  • assist OIS visitors
  • help with scanning paper files, uploading them to the OIS database, and audit scanned files
  • perform varied clerical duties as assigned, which may include helping with OIS events
  • maintain confidentiality of clients' information, and 
  • present a positive image of the OIS

The OIS serves international students, scholars, faculty, and staff that come to UMB to study, research, collaborate, teach, and work in various departments. Interested applicants should email their resume and availability to Semhar Okbazion at sokbazion@umaryland.edu.

To view more Federal Work Study jobs on campus or to learn more about Financial Assistance, visit the Student Financial Assistance and Education website.

Graduate Peer Writing Consultant – Writing Center

Duties: 

  • Meet one-on-one with students to discuss their writing
  • Conduct writing-related workshops
  • Develop print and online resources 

To apply, please fill out an online application.

Electronic Media Specialist - Office of Student Development and Leadership

The Office of Student Development and Leadership is seeking a student with knowledge of website content management and social media. Specifically, the electronic media specialist will be expected to:

  • Assist in maintaining and improving the Office of Student Development and Leadership’s website in accordance with University branding guidelines using UMB’s content management system
  • Assist with content development and maintenance for Universitywide student groups’ websites
  • Assist with content development for Campus Life Services social media 

Preference will be given to applicants who are proficient in the use of Adobe Creative Suite programs such as Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop, and who are able to assist in the production of graphic designs for digital displays, posters, flyers, and other publications.

Job requirements:

  • Must be enrolled as a student at the University of Maryland, Baltimore
  • Must qualify for Federal Work Study