Recreation Aid (Lifeguard) NF-01

Duties

  • Employs safety rules for the protection of the pool guests.
  • Responsible for lifeguarding guests in attendance at the assigned aquatics facility.
  • Assists in maintaining pool, and area clean and free from any hazards.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Provides maximum pool area surveillance and responds to emergencies; rescues pool patrons and administers first aid as required.

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.
  • May be subject to additional background checks if required to have regular and recurring contact with children.
  • Subject to satisfactory completion of all pre-employment checks in accordance with AR 215-3, para.2 to include a Tier 1 background investigation.
  • Must have current health assessment which documents good physical health, and free from communicable disease IAW current Army Policy.
  • Continuous exposure to sun and prolonged periods of high temperature and humidity.
  • In case of exposure to infectious disease, incumbent is required to obtain the Hepatitis B vaccination series within a 24-hour period.
  • Incumbent is required to follow environmental safeguards and wear personal protective equipment.
  • May be assigned to irregular duties or when needed for special recreational events and related requirements.
  • Work hours may involve weekend, weekdays, holidays and night duty.
  • Fifteen(15) year old lifeguards must comply with the restriction of the DOL Child Labors Law (Jan 17, 2006).
  • All required certifications must be kept current.

Qualifications

Possesses and maintains the following certification:

Lifeguarding and First Aid (American Red Cross or nationally recognized equivalent i.e. Star Guard, YMCA, or ELLIS); American Red Cross “Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation for the Professional; CPR for the Professional Rescuer/AED or equivalent (American Heart Association CPR/AED); First Aid.

This position is a Flexible (Flex) position. You may be regularly scheduled or scheduled on an as needed basis, but there are no guaranteed hours. Flex employees are not entitled to leave or benefits.

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Education

This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

Additional information

Initial Cut-Off Date:

  • Tuesday, May 31 2022 (Applications must be received by 11:59 PM EST). Applications received by the initial cut-off date will be reviewed and possibly referred to the Selecting Official. Subsequent referrals to the Hiring Manager will occur as additional vacancies become available or at the request of the Hiring Manager.

Area of Consideration:

  • The Area of Consideration for this vacancy announcement is US Citizens and Non-US Citizens within the Fort Hamilton Garrison’s local commuting area defined as Kings, Queens, New York, Richmond, Bronx, Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Essex, Union, Middlesex, Somerset, Monmouth, and Fairfield counties. (Military Spouse Preference (MSP) and Involuntarily Separated Military Preference (ISMP) eligible candidates are included in the area of consideration.)

Allowances, Incentives, and PCS Costs:

  • Allowances, differentials, or incentives will not be paid.
  • Payment Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs are not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government’s interest.


Please check out our Applicant Information Kit:

  • It contains additional information applicants may find useful when applying for our jobs. (To view the kit, click or copy and paste this URL: https://publicfileshare.chra.army.mil/Applicants/NAF%20Applicant%20Information%20Kit.pdf ).

Other:

  • Information may be requested regarding the vaccination status of selectees for the purposes of implementing workplace safety protocols. For more information, visit https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/faq/vaccinations/
  • Additional referrals may be made from this vacancy announcement for up to 90 days after the closing date.
  • Applicants will be referred to selecting officials as additional vacancies occur.

  • Benefits

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How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

Applicants can claim the following eligibilities:

  • NAF Preference – Involuntarily Separated From the Military
  • NAF Preference – Spouse Employment Preference (SEP)
  • NAF Priority Consideration – Business Based Action
  • NAF Priority Consideration – Current Appropriated Funds Employee CNE (APF)
  • NAF Priority Consideration – Current/Former NAF Employee (CNE/FNE)
  • NAF Priority Consideration – Outside Applicant Veteran (OAV)
  • NAF Priority Consideration – Parent of a Veteran (OAV)
  • NAF Priority Consideration – Spouse/Widow(er) of a Veteran (OAV)

  • Benefits

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  • Required Documents

    As a new or existing federal employee, you and your family may have access to a range of benefits. Your benefits depend on the type of position you have – whether you’re a permanent, part-time, temporary or an intermittent employee. You may be eligible for the following benefits, however, check with your agency to make sure you’re eligible under their policies.

    The following documents must be submitted with your application:

    • Resume


    Optional: Job Application (DA Form 3433) will be accepted in place of a Resume.

    The below items are accepted and may be needed to support a qualification and/or a claimed priority/preference:

    • Cover Letter
    • DD-214/ Statement of Service
    • DA Form 3433
    • Lifeguarding and First Aid Certification
    • PCS Orders
    • Resume
    • SF-50/ Notification of Personnel Action
  • How to Apply

    You may submit your application package using one of the two methods identified below:

    • Electronically (preferred) at https://www.usajobs.gov/ and search for Vacancy Number (VIN): 11499443. Announcement closes at 11:59 PM Eastern Time on the closing date listed on this announcement.
    • Manually: Please refer to the “Additional Information” section of this announcement for instructions.

    Agency contact information

    Michele Chwal

    Address

    DQ-NAF-W4LKAA NEW YORK AREA CMD NYAC FT HAMILTON


    DO NOT MAIL


    West Point, NY 10996


    US

    Next steps

    Your resume will be reviewed to verify that qualification requirements have been met. We appreciate your interest in this position!

  • Fair and Transparent

    The Federal hiring process is setup to be fair and transparent. Please read the following guidance.

    • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy
    • Reasonable accommodation policy
    • Financial suitability
    • Selective Service
    • New employee probationary period
    • Signature and false statements
    • Privacy Act
    • Social security number request

Required Documents

The following documents must be submitted with your application:

  • Resume


Optional: Job Application (DA Form 3433) will be accepted in place of a Resume.

The below items are accepted and may be needed to support a qualification and/or a claimed priority/preference:

  • Cover Letter
  • DD-214/ Statement of Service
  • DA Form 3433
  • Lifeguarding and First Aid Certification
  • PCS Orders
  • Resume
  • SF-50/ Notification of Personnel Action

Help

This job is open to

  • The public

    U.S. Citizens, Nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.

Clarification from the agency

US and Non US Citizens

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