Recreation and Wellness Center

General: To provide a positive and quality program experience while on shift. As an OAC attendant you will be providing customer service to students looking to rent equipment, sign up for trips and/or plan their own trips. Also, you will be part of special projects and other major Outdoor Adventure events.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist students in signing up for OA Trips and planning their own trips.
  • Be able to perform emergency action procedures in the event of an emergency.
  • Attend and practice skills at all Risk Management and area In-services.
  • Maintain active communication with Leads in regards to schedule changes and unavailability.
  • Attend and be punctual for all scheduled and signed up for shifts and meetings.
  • Educate, model, and monitor policies.
  • Maintain professionalism in appearance and attitude.
  • Continue to increase in knowledge and competency as an OA employee.
  • Manage OAC with the highest customer service level.
  • Maintain and complete all required paperwork.
  • Encourage LNT policies to participants.
  • Perform maintenance routine and repair to renting equipment.
  • Maintain positive energy even when things are hectic or stressful.
  • Remember that you influence the students’ experience as well as yours.


  • Possess effective communication and customer service skills.
  • Possess a passion for working with others and being a team player.
  • Be able to work weekends, weeknights, and weekday afternoons.
  • Be willing to educate, model, and monitor policies.
  • Be comfortable with stretching yourself.
  • Be understanding and sensitive to working with diverse populations.
  • Must obtain CPR, AED, and First Aid certification within 30 days of hire.

Assumption of Risk Statement

Participation in Recreation and Wellness Center programs is completely voluntary. Individuals participate at their own risk and assume responsibility for their own health and safety. The University of Central Florida and the Recreation and Wellness Center are not liable for injuries sustained during participation in a Recreation and Wellness Center sponsored activity. It is strongly recommended that all participants consult a physician and/or have a physical exam prior to participation. The University of Central Florida does not provide personal accident/health insurance. Therefore, participants are urged to secure their own insurance. You may suffer physical and/or mental injury from participating in these activities.