Hocking College offers employment opportunities for students through regular part time employment or through the Federal Work Study Program (FWS). To be considered for FWS, you must indicate your interest in employment on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

There are also paid student employment opportunities while working within community service. For more information about paid community service opportunities, please contact Office of Financial Aid.

Position Title Student Center-Outdoor Pursuits - Student Assistant
Subcode RECCEN
% of Time Job Duties Skills & Knowledge
50% Provide leadership, training and recreational opportunities on climbing wall, imitative games and high ropes course  
20% Assist with leading outdoor adventure trips and logistical preparation
10% Assist in equipment repairs and upkeep
5% Clean high contact areas and inventory once every quarter
5% Assist in marketing strategies and promotion of Outdoor Pursuits
5% Retraining in related program areas and cross training in other areas of recreational activity
5% Perform other duties as assigned, including assistance with large programs and events. Flexibility and cooperation is a must.
Success Skills
  • Communicate Effectively (reading, writing, speaking, listening skills)
  • Demonstrate Knowledge of Science and the Environment (knowledge of scientific principles. Scientific method, awareness of ecological principles/ physical health/social development)
  • Demonstrate Learning and Critical Thinking Skills (analyze, evaluate, use logic, establish goals)
  • Maintains Professional Skills and Attitudes (follow polices, show initiative, prioritize, work safely, arrive promptly, attend regularly, maintain professional image)
  • Practice Human Relation Skills (trustworthy, confident, team worker, maintain sense of humor, empathize, practice good interpersonal skills, resolve conflicts, work well with others)
  • Demonstrate Community, Cultural, and Global Awareness (practice good citizenship, respect diversity, know contribution of career to the economy, understand historical and current events)
  • Maintain a Code of Ethics (honest, responsible, resolve conflicts and moral dilemmas through decision-making process)
Minimum Requirements
  • First Aid Certification
  • CPR Certification
  • Knowledge of outdoor adventure activities
  • Leadership skills
  • Prefer high/low ropes initiatives challenge course operations certification
  • Must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) standars each semester to maintain eligibility for student employment.
Technology Preferred


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