Recreation Aid (Lifeguard)

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$13.50 - $15.50 Hourly
Areas of Consideration:
Local Commuting Area
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Opening Date:
Open Continuously

Location: Naval Station Everett - Aquatics Program 

Pay Grade: NF-0189-02

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: Responsible for safety of swimmers in the pool. Enforces swimming pool regulations, safety rules are followed and account all participants at all times. Assist swimmers having difficulty, rescues those in trouble and renders first aid until such time a qualified doctor or other emergency personnel are present. Performs housekeeping tasks for proper standards of cleanliness, free from hazards, sanitation and appearance of pool and related facilities. Assists in pool chemistry maintenance with good knowledge of all aspects of water safety rules and procedures. Provide customer assistance and supplies information regarding the facility and its programs. May assist with scheduled pool parties, after hours of operation or with base wide special events. Schedule includes evenings and weekends.

Qualification Requirements: Incumbent must hold current certification in American Red Cross Lifeguard training or equivalent, CPR for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid. Incumbents without a valid Lifeguarding certification must enroll in the Lifeguarding course provided by Naval Station Everett Aquatics Center and obtain certification within 30 days of hire. Must be knowledgeable of emergency water safety procedures. Must pass annual swim test demonstrating ability to perform the work. Must be able to demonstrate effective verbal communication skills. Successful completion of a National Agency (NACI) background check required as condition of employment. Incumbent must be at least 16 years of age.

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: Submit a completed NAF Application and Declaration Form 306. Send in application via e-mail to:, or by fax to 360-396-5445. Forms can be downloaded from: Application and Declaration for Federal Employment Form 306 required of all applicants.