Thank you for your interest in becoming a student employee for the Department of Wellness and Recreation. The Herbert Wellness Center is a student-run facility and therefore one of the largest student employers on the Coral Gables campus.

Benefits of Being a DWR Student Employee

Student employees gain real-life work experiences, interact with diverse populations of the UM community, and have opportunities for personal and professional development.

Positions Available

A wide variety of student employee positions are available, each with its own set of responsibilities, expectations and learning outcomes. A full profile of each position is available here. Before submitting your application, we encourage you to view the Student Employee Recruitment Videos available below to gain an understanding of the expectations and responsibilities of each position.

Operations Assistant Sales Representative Fitness Assistant

Pro Shop Assistant Lifeguard Front Desk Assistant

Fitness Program Manager Office Assistant Intramural Official/Field Assistant

How to Apply

Although we appreciate and value applications from students receiving Federal Work Study or that are a part of Miami Commitment, neither are a requirement for employment at the Herbert Wellness Center and all applications are reviewed. Positions that require specific skills and certifications are evaluated individually to determine starting salary, and original certifications must be provided at the time of application.

Student Employee Application

For more information, please contact:
Department of Wellness and Recreation
DWR Payroll Office
Herbert Wellness Center - Room 210
Coral Gables, Florida 33124

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.