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    Summary

    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 at the MWR Mariner's Cafe on NNSY in Portsmouth Virginia.  Candidates selected for this position will serve as a Recreation Assistant.

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    Responsibilities

    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    Assists the Recreation Specialist in the administration of programs and services of the assigned recreation, internet, and/or single sailor facility or program, to ensure it functions in a smooth, safe and effective manner. The recreation facility may include the following: general or single sailor recreation area(s), movie room or theater, TV area, music room, video games and/or internet, billiards, ping pong tables, vending areas and/or food and beverage, Liberty/Single Sailor program, and fitness area

    This position may be assigned all or some of the following duties as assigned:

    Greets patrons, answering questions by phone or in person, issuing games and equipment, preparing reports, collecting fees, and maintaining operations in, accordance with rules/regulations of the recreation facility. Operates cash register, makes change and prepares the Daily Activity Report (DAR), turning in all money at the end of shift. Registers and processes new computer center users on basic procedures and system operation to new customers. Diagnoses and logs minor common system hardware, software and user problems. Recommends or performs minor remedial actions to correct problems based on direction from contractor and a basic knowledge of system operations. Refers major or complex hardware problems to contractor for diagnosis and correction.

    Circulates among patrons to assure service is satisfactory to promote good patron relationships and to enhance the image of the facility. Provides information and general instructions concerning use of equipment and facility. Receives and resolves customer complaints, reporting any problem areas/issues beyond normal operating procedures to the supervisor.

    Informs patrons of the nightly movies, television specials, upcoming Liberty programs and events, and other entertainment scheduled in the recreation facility. Shows and monitors movies as scheduled or as requested during open time frames.

    Assists with program promotions, scheduling, set-up/breakdown and implementation of special events, trips and tours. Visits barracks, ships, workspaces and other populated areas to promote current events and activities. Assists with local and distant day and overnight trips, completing required follow-up evaluation upon return.

    Maintains basic security of the recreation facility, including enforcing tobacco and alcohol restrictions. Checks facility for security, via facility walk-throughs and monitoring security camera system. Reports fire or fire hazards to proper authorities. Maintains key control of all recreation facility keys.

    Performs general housekeeping duties as necessary to ensure interior spaces are in a clean, neat and orderly state at all times. May make minor repairs to facilities and equipment. Reports any maintenance problems, material deficiencies and unsafe conditions or discrepancies that cannot be repaired in-house to the supervisor.

    Performs other related duties as assigned. May be assigned to other facilities/program areas as needed to cover peak times, assist with special events, or cover staff shortages.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Must possess and maintain a current state driver's license, as travel is required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/496859200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.