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Recreation Assistant (Water Safety Instructor) - Nf02

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Department Of Defense Fort Leavenworth , KS 66027

Posted 5 months ago

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Note to applicants: Please include name and contact information for at least two (2) professional references in your resume and/or DA Form 3433 application when applying for jobs.

The FMWR mission is to create and maintain "FIRST CHOICE" MWR products and services for America's Army.

Fort Leavenworth, where innovation and imagination sustain our Nation's War fighter.

This position is located at the swimming pools

The Area of Consideration for this vacancy announcement is worldwide

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  • Acts as water safety instructor.

  • Manages all swimming lessons and instructs when scheduled, at the assigned aquatics facility.

  • Develops swim program according to students' ability and promotes students to higher level of swimming according to their skills.

  • Instructs all levels of swimming and appropriate strokes, to include; front crawl, back crawl, elementary backstroke, breaststroke,

  • sidestroke and butterfly.

  • Teach students from age groups of infant through adults.

  • Introduces and instructs safety and survival skills to students, when appropriate to level of instruction.

  • Instructors work with lifeguards to ensure that swim lessons are safe at all times.

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential

  • Job family (Series)
    0189 Recreation Aid And Assistant

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HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment

  • Direct Deposit and Social Security Card is required

  • Meet qualification/eligibility/background requirements for this position

  • A one year probationary period may be required

  • Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-Verify) check

  • Completed and signed DA Form 3433 is required prior to entrance on duty

  • Must be able to lift and move objects weighing 40lbs.


Work experience related to the duties described above and possession of the following certificates:

  • Water Safety Instructor Certification

  • Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

  • First Aid Certification

(Certificates issue by American Red Cross, Ellis @ Associates, Star Guard or other nationally recognized agencies are acceptable)

Highly desirable possession of a Lifeguard Certification


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Recreation Assistant (Water Safety Instructor) - Nf02

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Department Of Defense