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- Outdoor Rental Center Attendant -

JOB TITLE: Outdoor Rental Center Attendant

WAGE RATE: $7.75 per hour

SUPERVISOR: Outdoor Rental Center Manager & Graduate Assistant of Outdoor Program

JOB FUNCTION: To provide a positive and quality program experience to customers renting equipment, signing up for trips, and/or planning for their own outdoor adventure.

HOURS: 6-20 hours per week (Spring and Fall) - 9-40 hours per week (Summer)

DURATION: Undetermined


  1. Practice and improve communication skills by assisting customers.
  2. Practice teaching skills by educating customer in how to properly use equipment.
  3. Learn to maintain and repair outdoor equipment.
  4. Connect with other students and organizations on campus.


  1. Assist customers in renting equipment, signing up for trips and planning their own trips.
  2. Be an active Outdoor Program team player being involved on program events.
  3. Maintain active communication with other staff about program needs.
  4. Perform equipment maintenance routine and repair.
  5. Maintain professionalism in appearance and attitude.
  6. Continue to increase in knowledge and competency as a Campus Recreation employee.
  7. Be willing to educate, model, and monitor policies.
  8. Be able to perform emergency action procedures in the event of an emergency.
  9. Complete other Outdoor Program projects as needed.


  1. Ability to lift 30 lbs


  1. Possess a passion for working with people.
  2. Be comfortable with stretching yourself and keeping a positive attitude.


  1. Computer and rental software, Rec Trac software.
  2. Outdoor equipment.
  3. Occasional tools.


  1. Enrolled in 6 or more credits per semester
  2. Adult First Aid/CPR with AED*

*Campus Recreation provides this training to all employees at no charge.


  1. Able to work on weekends and university calendar breaks