Recreation Assistant (Seasonal) - Camp McKean

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Temporary, No Benefits
$14.42 - Hourly
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Open Continuously

Location: Naval Base Kitsap Camp McKean Recreation Area

Pay Grade: NF-0189-02

Seasonal Hire - Start on May 1 - September 2019

This position provides quality customer service to all eligible patrons. Employee privileges include access to base facilities such as gyms, recreation centers, restaurants, and discount tickets to sporting and entertainment events.

Brief Description of Duties: Incumbent performs variety of duties in support of Morale, Welfare and Recreation Community Recreation program that includes special events, recreation information/resources, command events, visiting ships or fleet support, community events, trips, tours, outings, party and picnic rental equipment, resale tickets, bowling, Library, grab-n-go , movies and outdoor recreation. This position is located at Camp McKean Recreation facility. The incumbent responsibilities includes demonstrating customer service while attending to front counter operations such as use of point of sale systems, collecting fees/cash handling associated with sale of rental items, accountable for accuracy of daily sales transactions, assisting customers with questions, complaints and suggestions. Responsibilities further entail, the issuance of Outdoor Recreation equipment including: Kayaks, Paddle boats, Stand Up paddle boards and canoes. Conduct and maintains inventories of equipment, retail goods, rental supplies and item for proper accountability. Individual will also be responsible for general housekeeping and program support. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualification Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid driver’s license. Ability to work independently. Ability to organize, plan, administer special events and entertainment activities. Knowledge of goals, principles and techniques and procedures used in organizing, planning and conducting leisure time activities. Knowledge of the Navy MWR mission and entire scope of Community Recreation activities and their suitability for individuals, groups, ages and interests. Knowledge of the functions, procedures, and operations of recreation activities. Individual must be responsible with a pleasant, courteous attitude who can communicate effectively with the public. A neat and clean appearance required. Will need to collect and accurately record cash transactions, and operate a cash register.

Conditions of Employment: Successful completion of National Agency Background (NACI) Check required. Must hold an Emergency First Responder (EFR) OR CPR First Aid and AED certification OR be able to obtain these trainings/certifications within 90 days of being placed in the position. Work is performed outdoors under varied weather conditions. This position is required to do considerable standing, bending, stooping, walking, pushing, climbing and lifting of objects weighing up to 40 pounds unassisted. This is a flexible seasonal position not to exceed 30 hours per week. Employee works on an adjustable work schedule that will include; nights, weekends and holidays as well as regular day shift hours.

Other Information: Participation in the Direct Deposit/Electronic Fund Transfer within 30 days of employment is required. We utilize E-Verify to confirm selectee’s eligibility to work in the United States. The Department of the Navy (DON) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to 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.

Advancement Opportunities: Fleet & Family Readiness Programs is a worldwide enterprise as far-reaching as Europe & Japan with career opportunities in business, fitness, recreation, child care, hospitality management, housing, food services, or human services. Gain valuable experience and benefit from our mentoring and employee development programs. Where do you want to go today?

How to Apply: NAF Application and Declaration for Federal Employment Form 306* are available at Send signed application forms to: or or mail to Navy Region NW FFRP Personnel Bldg 94 1103 Hunley Rd Silverdale WA 98315.