Recreation Assistant (Gym Desk)

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- $16.42 Hourly
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Open Continuously

Location: Naval Station Everett - Seismo Gym

Pay Grade: NF-0189-02

This position assists in the gym operation and acts as a counter checkout person who issues uniforms and recreation gym equipment. 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 is responsible for control and assistance in the operation of the Fitness Center. Position is a combination of counter checkout service and recreation duties requiring specific knowledge of sports equipment and facilities. Issues recreation equipment, uniforms, athletic equipment to authorized patrons ensuring that check-out slips are executed on all issued equipment. Verifies authorized patrons, ensuring each patron correctly checks-in. Will collect fees and issue receipts for use of the fitness center/gym/pool and programs. Follows established policies and procedures for collecting fees and utilizing the Point of Sale/REC TRAC System. Maintains information files, records and receipts. Operates washer and dryer to keep uniforms, towels, soft goods, etc. clean and dry for issue. Assists with conducting events sponsored by the Fitness Center/Gym. Conducts regular indoor and outdoor facility checks to ensure good order and safety/cleanliness of buildings, grounds and equipment. Performs other related duties as necessary to meet mission requirements.

Qualification Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent required. Must be a responsible individual with a pleasant, courteous attitude who can communicate effectively with public. Must be familiar with the general use of the materials and equipment related to the respective type activity. Must be capable of collecting and accurately recording cash transactions, and operating a cash register. Must be capable of learning/passing CPR, First Aid and AED training within 90 days of appointment to the position. Must be able to lift and have the physical stamina for various types of lifting, pushing and bending. This position is subject to security background check in accordance with federal regulations.

Conditions of Employment: Work is generally performed in a well-lit, properly ventilated athletic facility. Work involves frequent walking, stooping, twisting, pushing, pulling, standing, and occasional moving and lifting of objects not exceeding 45 pounds in weight. Must be available to work on nights and weekends.

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 required to apply for this position and are available at Submit application forms at or mail to NRNW FFRP, ATTN: Personnel 1103 Hunley Rd Bldg. 94 Silverdale WA 98315 or fax: 360-396-5445.