Morale, Welfare and Recreation provides Sailors and their families the finest facilities, programs and activities to meet their recreational and social needs, encouraging individual values, aids retention, and provides the physical, mental and social needs of a mobile Navy. This position is located within Commander, Mid-Atlantic Region, Fleet and Family Readiness Program. The purpose of this position is to provide adequate and timely custodial services to cabins/suites.
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Upon check out, cleans, sanitizes and deodorizes bathrooms (sinks, tubs, showers, floors, toilets, etc) ensuring that lavatories are properly restocked with all appropriate amenities. Sweeps, dry mops and cleans floors using brooms, mops and commercial vacuum cleaner, cleans windows, sills, walls, woodwork and mirrors. Replaces all bed linens, trash liners, towels, amenities, changes light bulbs as needed and makes beds. Cleans appliances, defrosts refrigerator, cleans waxes/polishes furniture to ensure cabin/suite is ready for next occupant. Washes, dries, sorts, folds and stores linens. Inventories linen removed along with clean linen issued. Prepares linen report and turns into supervisor, ensuring any linen missing is reported. Completes cabin/suite status report providing status of all cabins/suites (vacant and ready, check-out, occupied, etc). and turns in report at the end of each day. Informs the supervisor immediately of all discrepancies, equipment malfunctions, damages, customer complaints, maintenance issues, missing items (e.g. TV, VCR, clock radio, pots, lamps, dishware, etc) or valuables left by guests. Properly bags and tags all "lost and found" items with cabin number the item was found in and gives bag to supervisor. Consistently monitors assigned areas for problems: e.g. unusual activity, illegal substances in cabins/suites, unauthorized pets, evidence of smoking in buildings. Performs other related duties as assigned to meet mission requirements.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…United States Citizens
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Conditions Of Employment
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KEY REQUIREMENTS/CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
You must be a US Citizen.
Males must be registered or exempt from Selective Service. http://www.sss.gov
Selectee must be determined suitable for federal employment.
Selectee may be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
Selectee is required to participate in the direct deposit pay program.
A favorable background is a requirement of this position. Failure to obtain and maintain a favorable background may result in the withdrawal of the position offer or removal.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED
Must have working knowledge of the machines, products and techniques used in custodial work including the ability to perform minor maintenance on heavy commercial-type power cleaning equipment. One year janitorial experience is strongly preferred.
Works under the general supervision of the activity manager who assigns work, grants leave and evaluates performance. Work is reviewed in terms of quality, efficiency and adherence to established standards and procedures. Work is performed independently and is generally repetitive in nature.
The employee is required to do considerable standing, bending, stooping, walking, pushing, pulling, reaching and climbing. The ability to perform moderately strenuous physical labor such as lifting, moving and carrying supplies and equipment weighing up to 45 pounds is required. May be required to climb/descend stairs and properly placed step ladders/scaffolding to remove draperies and lean assigned areas.
Work is primarily performed indoors in area which have adequate heat, light and ventilation. The incumbent is exposed to dirt, disagreeable odors and skin/eye irritants from strong cleaning solutions used in stripping and cleaning. If Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is provided, it must be worn.
This position is subject to an irregular tour, which may include weekends and holidays. Where travel between facilities and/or locations is required for duty, the incumbent must possess a valid state driver's license. May be required to submit to physical exam to verify fitness for duty at a military medical facility.
We utilize E-Verify to confirm selectee’s eligibility to work in the United States.
Salary is dependent on experience and/or education.
For positions requiring travel more than twice per year, selectee may be required to obtain and maintain in good standing a Government-issued Travel Card for official government travel purposes.
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 email@example.com 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
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.
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Background checks and security clearance
Proof of education (transcripts/copy of degree/high school diploma), if applicable to position requirements.
If claiming Veteran’s Preference, a legible copy of DD-214 (page 4) as well as any other supporting documentation (disability, proof of service, SF-15, etc). is required.
If claiming Military Spouse Preference, a copy of sponsor's orders is required 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 schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
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.
A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding.
The Federal government offers a number of exceptional benefits to its employees. Benefits you get to enjoy while working for our TEAM include but are not limited to:
Comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, life insurance, spouse & dependent life insurance, long-term disability, retirement, and 401(k) savings plan, annual and sick leave, tuition reimbursement, etc.). Not applicable to Flexible employees.
Stability of Federal Civilian Service
People with passion for doing work that matters
Quality of Work Life Balance
Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered.
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Agency contact information
Commander, Navy Region Mid-Atlantic
AddressCommander, Navy Installations Command
1510 Gilbert Street
Norfolk, VA 23511
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A reasonable accommodation is any change in the workplace or the way things are customarily done that provides an equal employment opportunity to an individual with a disability. Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) must provide reasonable accommodations:
- An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an equal opportunity to apply for a job.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
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