The Department of Campus Recreation and Unions comprises more than 60 career staff and more than 800 student employees and volunteers who invest their energy and creativity into inspiring others to maintain balanced lifestyles through recreation and leisure activiites. The department is a student-focused organization, placing an emphasis on student development and leadership opportunities. Find out how you can get involved at Outdoor Adventures by calling (530) 752-1995.

Current Openings

Rental Center Staff

Under the supervision of the Rental Center Student Manager and Career Staff, Rental Center staff will perform class registration; rental reservations; provide direct support and communication to the Land and Water Managers; inventory equipment; check and clean/wash equipment; perform routine office support; answer phones; and provide exceptional customer service.

To apply, please fill out application found at the bottom of this page, and email to Kevin Townsend at by September 14th, 2018.

Water Coordinator

Under the supervision of the Assistant Director, the Water Sports Coordinator manages the whitewater rafting, whitewater kayaking, and sea kayaking programs. The goal of the Water Sports Coordinator is to promote the success and development of all of these programs by providing logistical support, coordination, and development of the guides. This includes hiring, scheduling program dates, organizing various guide schools, updating manuals, completing payroll for, and managing over 50 rafting, whitewater kayaking, and sea kayaking guides. The Water Sports Coordinator will spend most of the time with public relations in dealing with a diverse crowd of participants, guides, staff, curious students, and a host of general public. In addition to day to day relations, the Water Sports Coordinator duties include having excellent communication between the Rental Center, full-time staff, other student managers, and the rafting, whitewater kayaking, and sea kayaking guides.

For more information call Beck Van Horsen at 530-752-4362 or email