Recreation Aid (Community Recreation) (Flex)

Commander, Navy Installations Fort Worth , TX 76101

Posted 2 months ago



INTRODUCTION: Incumbent is involved with a variety of duties in support of the Community Recreation program that may include Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) special events, MWR information/resources, command events, community events, trips, tours, outings, party and picnic rental equipment, resale tickets, Library, Liberty, leisure skill classes and outdoor recreation or other similar MWR recreational services including grab-n-go, bowling and movies.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs assigned duties and provides necessary services to authorized patrons, including general information and support of Community Recreation programs. Provides information concerning facilities and operation. Ensure adherence to regulations, and safety and security procedures. May assist in maintaining routine reports and/or perform clerical and/or general maintenance duties as needed. May operate a cash register, Point of Sale (POS) system, processes product or service transactions including equipment loan, rentals, and program registration: receive payments and make change. Provides customer service by greeting patrons in person and by answering the telephone; takes messages and handles customer requests or referrals to the appropriate staff member. All of the above mentioned tasks relate to the Community Recreation program delivery, e.g. inventory control, equipment inspection, restocking, point of sale system operation, and cash handling.
This position will service the Lone Star Center.
Adheres to NAVMED P-5010 sanitation requirements. Provides support for Community Recreation event set up and break down. Performs other duties as assigned.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - Occasional Travel May Be Required

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


Job family (Series)


Conditions of Employment

A valid State driver's license is required to operate motor vehicles
Must successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. Any discrepancies must be resolved as a condition of employment
Must have your salary sent to a financial institution of your choice by Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer


In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities, as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience. All non-government positions identified on your resume must include complete address and to and from dates. Government positions must include pay plan, series, grade, to and from dates and address of the agency/organization.
Incumbent must hold a high school diploma or GED (a copy of the high school or GED must be provided with application).
Must be able to learn MWR policies, rules and regulations, involving the Community Recreation program.
Must have ability to communicate orally and in writing.
Successful completion of a National Agency check is required upon employment.
Must obtain First Responder or CPR certification, Food Handlers and C.A.R.E. training, where applicable within the first 90 days of employment.
Must possess basic computer operations and keyboarding skills to include operation of point of sale systems as well as desktop computers.
Have basic arithmetic calculations. i.e. addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
Have basic understanding of elements of the Morale, Welfare and Recreation department to answer customer questions and/or refer them to the appropriate activity.
Some positions have special requirements. In these cases selection is tentative pending satisfactory completion of these requirements. Applicants may be required to provide proof of education, etc. All selections are contingent upon the obtaining satisfactory employment reference checks.
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.
As part of the application process, you must complete and submit an occupational questionnaire and your RESUME MUST SUPPORT AND VALIDATE YOUR ANSWERS or you may be removed from consideration.
Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating and/or appointment eligibility.


Additional information

Some positions have special requirements

Position is a non-critical, sensitive, supervisory position requiring access to IT II system and/or access to PII. An access National Agency Check investigation (ANACI) is required.

Salary is dependent on experience and/or education.
This announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies within 90 days of closing date.
The Department of the Navy (DON) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Applicants are assured of equal consideration regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, mental or physical disability, genetic information, reprisal, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or any other non-merit factor. This agency provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants with disabilities who believe they may require reasonable accommodations should email their request to to ensure proper consideration is given. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.
This activity is a Drug-Free workplace. The use of illegal drugs by NAF employees, whether on or off duty, cannot and will not be tolerated. Federal employees have a right to a safe and secure workplace, and Sailors, their family members, and all other customers have a right to a reliable and productive Federal workforce.

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

Your experience is subject to evaluation and verification against the information in your resume. The numeric rating you receive is a self-assessment only and is based on your responses to the questionnaire. Do not overstate or understate your level of experience and capability. If a determination is made that you rated yourself higher than is supported by your resume, or if your resume lacks sufficient information, you will be rated accordingly or may be considered ineligible.
All resumes will be reviewed to determine if they meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements listed in this announcement, and will be rated based on the information provided in the resume to determine the level of knowledge, skill, and ability, related to the job requirements. Using the qualifications of the position, a predetermined rating criterion of knowledge, skills, and abilities will be used for each resume. Best qualified applicants will be referred to the hiring manager. The selecting official may choose to conduct interviews.

Click the following link to preview the applicant questionnaire: .

Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance

Drug test required


Required Documents

A cover letter may be provided to introduce your skills and goals associated with this application.
A resume should be provided. It should include relevant work experience (start/end dates stated in month/year, description of duties and salary), applicable education at a minimum, and your contact information. For current or previous Federal employees, it should also include the Pay Plan, Series and Grade for each work experience entry.

Include name and contact information for at least three (3) professional references in your resume
Proof of education (transcripts/copy of degree/high school diploma), if applicable to position requirements.
If claiming Veterans Preference, completed SF-15 and a legible copy of DD-214 (page 4) as well as any other supporting documentation (disability, official statements, proof of service, etc). is required.
If claiming Gold Star Veteran's Preference, completed SF-15 and a legible copy of DD-1300 as well as any other supporting documentation (official statements, document of service, court decree,, etc). is required.
If claiming Military Spouse Preference, a copy of sponsor's orders (applicable for NF-03 and below or equivalent).
If claiming Department of Defense (DOD) Non-appropriated Fund (NAF) Business Based Action (BBA) Priority consideration, submit a copy of the notice of separation.
If you are a current federal employee, submit your most recent Personnel Action Report (PAR) or SF-50.

If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from .
Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

This job originated on . For the full announcement and to apply, visit . Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at will be considered.

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Recreation Aid (Community Recreation) (Flex)

Commander, Navy Installations