Announcement Number:
FITNESS 130-2019
Position Status:
$10.65 - Hourly
Areas of Consideration:
Local Commuting Area
Relocation Expenses:
Application Email:

Morale, Welfare & Recreation Department


Position Title                    Recreation Assistant – Fitness Center

                                          Counter Control

Physical Location             Morale, Welfare & Recreation

                                         Naval Support Activity Panama City

                                         Panama City, Florida

Series/Pay Band               NF-0189-02, $10.65 p/hr

Employment Category     Flexible Employment, No Benefits Apply.

                                         25 to 30 hours p/wk

                                         Schedule to include early mornings evenings and weekends

Closing Date                    Until Filled

Description of Duties        The purpose of this position is to provide assistance in the operation and maintenance of the recreation facilities.  Incumbent assists with the counter control of the Fitness Center, which includes resale transactions, answering phones and customer questions.  Verifying patron eligibility, gear issue, and prepping facility for scheduled events.  Patrols facility, circulating among the patrons to maintain good order and ensuring the safe operation of equipment. 

Assists with intramural sporting events and score keeping.  Provides basic fitness orientation and in-house training of basic fitness principles.  Must be able to answer basic fitness related questions and show members how to properly use all equipment.


  • A fitness or sports background, with a basic knowledge of the rules and practices of recreational activities.  Ability to learn the basics of fitness equipment and general physical fitness edict.
  • Knowledge of general office practices & procedures such as word processing, inventory, data collecting and spreadsheet knowledge.
  • Good customer service skills, proper telephone etiquette and cash handling experience.
  • Must successfully pass background check

Applicants are STRONGLY encouraged to address the above job elements and submit with application.  Applications should include all experience, training, education, or other information that is relevant to the announced vacancy.

TO APPLY:       Apply on line at Or submit resume and OF-306, available at the Visitor Reception Center, Thomas Drive Gate, Naval Support Activity Panama City.

For additional information please call 235-5514.  Fax (850) 234-4334.

The Department of the Navy is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation or any other non-merit factor.