Job Opportunities

The best place to work on campus

If being active at work is up your alley, Active Living hires hundreds of part-time and full-time staff for jobs that encourage healthy living and fun. It takes a small army of people to keep us running, including: lifeguards, intramural sport coordinators, referees, front desk staff, summer camps instructors, Racquet Centre staff, personal trainers, skating instructors, gymnastics coaches and more.


Aquatic Centre

Now hiring Swim Instructors/Lifeguards for the Winter 2020 season. 

The University of Calgary Aquatic Centre is looking for energetic, reliable and enthusiastic individuals who like to work as a team. We employ over 45 instructor-lifeguards every semester.

Please send an email to swim@ucalgary.ca with your resume, awards and criminal record check (with vulnerable sector search) at the following times of the year:

August for September start
November for January start
March for May start

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Client Services

The Client Services front desk is currently fully staffed.

If you are interested in submitting your application for future consideration, please send your resume and cover letter to activejobs@ucalgary.ca

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Fitness Centre

Fitness Attendant

The Fitness Centre is currently fully staffed. 

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Gymnastics Centre

Gymnastics Coaches - background in physical education and/or gymnastics is preferred

Click here for job description for Calgary Main Campus Gymnastics Centre

Click here for job description for Cochrane Gymnastics Centre

Intramural Sports

Sport Officials

Shifts: Mon-Thru Evenings, and some weekends 
Dates: September to April 
Rate of Pay: $15-$20 
Location: Kinesiology Complex

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Supervisor / First-Aid

Shifts: Mon-Thru Evenings, and some weekends 
Dates: September to April 
Rate of Pay: $15-$17 
Location: Kinesiology Complex

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Outdoor Centre

outdoor-centre.ucalgary.ca

We are looking for a positive, proactive, and engaged individual to join our team in the role of Supervisor at the front desk of the Outdoor Centre and Client Services. The purpose of this position is to provide a leadership presence in the customer service area through interactions with hourly staff, clients, and management. Responsibilities involve being the frontline person to whom customers and staff would express any concerns, and then communicating these concerns with management as well as setting an example for coworkers by demonstrating a high standard of initiative and professionalism in the execution of their duties.

Salary Range: Operational/Administrative II of the AUPE Collective Agreement
Shifts: Shifts range from 10 - 22.5 hours a week

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Summer Camps

Mini University, Minds in Motion, Business Camp, Design Camp, Physics Camp, Geography Camp, Outdoor Youth.

Business Camp

Business Camp - Spring and Summer Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: May to August 2020

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Business Camp - Summer Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: June - August 2020

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Design Camp

Design Camp - Spring and Summer Instructor (Downtown)

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: May to August 2020

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Design Camp - Spring and Summer Instructor (On-campus)

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: May to August 2020

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Design Camp - Summer Instructor (On-campus)

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: June - August 2020

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Geography Camp

Geography Camp - Spring and Summer Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: May to August 2020

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Geography Camp - Summer Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: June - August 2020

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Minds in Motion

Minds in Motion – Spring and Summer Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: May to August 2020

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Minds in Motion - Summer Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: June - August 2020

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Minds in Motion – Outreach Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: May to August 2020

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Minds in Motion - Summer Volunteer

Applications accepted: April 1 - June 26, 2020

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Mini University

https://active-living.ucalgary.ca/programs/ucalgary-summer-camps/miniu

Are you looking for a fun summer job this summer? Are you positive, enthusiastic and love working with kids? Do you want to make a difference and be a good role model for the next generation? If that sounds like you, then Mini University might be the perfect fit for you! Mini University is a fun and exciting place to work and is a great opportunity to gain invaluable experience working with kids! We are looking to hire both Leaders and Instructors for the upcoming summer. Please click on the links below for more information about these positions and how to apply.

Rate of Pay: $15.00+/hour
Dates: July and August

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Outdoor Camps

Outdoor Youth Leader: Fishing Instructor

Rate of Pay: $127.5/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Outdoor Youth Leader: Photography Instructor

Rate of Pay: $127.5/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Outdoor Youth Leader: Watersport Instructor

Rate of Pay: $127.50/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Outdoor Youth Leader: Wilderness Survivor Instructor

Rate of Pay: Day camp: $127.50/day, Overnight: $161.5/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Out of City Outdoor Youth Leader

Rate of Pay: $127.50/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Urban Outdoor Youth Leader: Cycling Instructor

Rate of Pay: $127.50/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Urban Outdoor Youth Leader: Grade 1 Instructor

Rate of Pay: $127.50/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Longboard Instructor

Rate of Pay: $127.50/day
Duration of Employment: Camps: July 13-17, 20-24 & August 4-7, 10-14

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Outdoor Youth Leader: Urban Watersport Instructor

Rate of Pay: $127.50/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Urban Outdoor Youth Leader

Rate of Pay: $127.50/day
Duration of Employment: Camps run from Jul 6th – Aug 28th

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Physics Camp

Physics Camp – Spring and Summer Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: May to August 2020

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Physics Camp – Summer Instructor

Rate of Pay: $15 - $16 /hour (commensurate with experience)
Dates: June – August 2020

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Racquet Centre

No current job openings