Recreation Assistant (facility Assistant) nf-02

Department of Defense Fort Irwin, CA
* Duties

Help Duties Summary

The Area of Consideration for this vacancy announcement is __WORLDWIDE__. (Military Spouse Preference (MSP) and Involuntarily Separated Military Preference (ISMP) Preference eligible candidates are included in the area of consideration.)

This position may be located at any of our Fort Irwin Directorate of Family, Morale, Welfare, and Recreation facilities.

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* Serves as Facility Assistant in a fitness facility. Works under the direction of the Fitness Facility Manager.

* Assists Facility Manager in the overall management and operation of a fitness facility.

* Circulates among patrons to assure service is satisfactory: provides information and general instruction on the use of equipment, facilities, and machinery.

* Duties include adjusting due to changes in program demands or hours of operation and assisting in setting up for instructors, contractors, events, athletic activities, and related functions. Performs facility cleanliness and/or monitors contracts.

* Conducts classes and walks all facility rooms to provide guidance or referral as appropriate.

* Assists with publicity of programs and events assists with marketing of posters, flyers and other promotional material.

* Issues/receives equipment to authorized users. Assists with the inventory of property. Monitors fitness equipment condition; tracks maintenance and repair or replacement as appropriate.

* Cleans and performs minor maintenance on facility equipment. Instructs customers and monitors proper and safe usage of equipment, as needed.

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


* Job family (Series)

0189 Recreation Aid And Assistant

* Requirements

Help Requirements Conditions of Employment

* Direct Deposit and Social Security Card is required

* Meet qualification/eligibility/background requirements for this position

* A one year probationary period may be required

* Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-Verify) check

* Completed and signed DA Form 3433 is required prior to entrance on duty

* Shifts may include working; morning, nights, weekends, holidays and special events.

* Pre-employment physical is required.

* Satisfactory completion of pre-employment background checks in accordance with AR 215-3, with an outcome of a favorable suitability determination.

* Possesses and maintains the following certifications: CPR, First Aid, and AED; MWR Orientation Course; Customer Service; Equipment (Safe Operation and Basic Maintenance Repair).


Possesses directly related work experience that includes the demonstrated ability to operate multiple fitness facilities. The related work experience must have been equivalent in difficulty and complexity to the next lower grade level.

Highly Desirable: Possession of a Nationally Recognized Basic Fitness Trainer Certification.


This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

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