Interested in joining the Herbert Wellness Center family? See below for more information on student and professional positions.

Student Positions

The Herbert Wellness Center is a student-run facility and therefore one of the largest student employers on the Coral Gables campus. Positions available include everything from Front Desk assistant to lifeguard. See a full listing of student employment positions here. Student employees gain real-life work experiences, meet a variety of interesting people, and have the opportunity for advancement within the department.

Interested in becoming a student employee for the Department of Wellness and Recreation? Watch our videos below to learn more about the many entry-level jobs available for UM students.

Operations Assistant Sales Representative Fitness Assistant

Pro Shop Assistant Lifeguard Front Desk Assistant

Fitness Program Manager Office Assistant Intramural Official/Field Assistant

Student Employee Application

How To Apply
Federal Work Study and Miami Commitment students are given preference on jobs. Job positions that require specific skills and certifications are evaluated individually to determine starting salary.  Original certifications must be provided at time of application. Applications are available online (see below) or on the second floor, Room 210, of the Wellness Center.

For more information, please contact:
Department of Wellness and Recreation
Room 210 University of Miami
Coral Gables, Florida 33124-4710
E-mail us at:

Student Employee Handbook

Professional Positions

Thank you for your inquiry regarding a great professional position. The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays, and much more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Please note: Applications for all non-faculty positions at the University are only accepted from the Department of Human Resources. Applications and resumes sent directly to the Department of Wellness and Recreation are neither reviewed nor kept.