U.S Department of the Army .
$8.20 to $9.58
Open & closing dates
$8.20 to $9.58 per hour
Pay scale & grade
Few vacancies in the following location:
Fort Polk, LA
Relocation expenses reimbursed
This job is open to
U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S., and excepted service employees.
Join a Global Workforce of approximately 28,000 with a career in Amy Family and MWR! Business Operations Division offers those morale enhancing programs and services for Soldiers, Families, Retirees and Civilians while generating a profit for the NAFI so that we can provide free or discounted programs and services and investment in our infrastructure across the enterprise.
The Area of Consideration for this vacancy announcement is surrounding area (defined as Beauregard, Rapides, Sabine and Vernon parishes.). (Military Spouse Preference (MSP) and Involuntarily Separated Military Preference (ISMP) Preference eligible candidates are included in the area of consideration.)
This position is located at DFMWR/ Strike Zone Bowling Center on Fort Polk.
This position is being announced with a wage range per the Ft. Polk Collective Bargaining Agreement Article 35/Sections 2&3. However, the rate for this position will be $8.20 (Step 1).
Per AR 215-3, Chapter 3, Section 3-8a(1), the Garrison Commander or equivalent is authorized to make appointments at the second step rate of the appropriate grade in recognition of special qualifications, skills and experience of an exceptional or highly specialized nature.
Per the Ft. Polk NAF NAIL Collective Bargaining Agreement Article 20/Section 3b, When Flexible employees work for a period of 180 consecutive days averaging twenty (20) hours or more a week, the employee should be converted to Regular Part-Time.
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In a Snack Bar prepares a limited variety of short order fast food items such as hamburgers, hot dogs, fish and chicken sandwiches, pizzas, French fries,etc
Prepares/slices lettuce, tomatoes, onions, and other vegetables for sandwiches, salads, and pizzas.
Removes perishable foods from the freezer for daily activities.
Assures that tables/work surfaces are promptly cleared and cleaned.
Cleans other work areas to include walls, floors, equipment, and storage areas.
Takes delivery of supplies and ensures proper storage of shipments after delivery.
Coordinates food and beverage needs for special events, not limited to preparing and serving food and cleaning work areas.
Follows all safety, security, and good housekeeping rules.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…
U.S. and Non- U.S citizens residing in the surrounding area (defined as Beauregard, Rapides, Sabine and Vernon parishes).
Questions? This job is open to 1 group.
Job family (Series)
7401 Miscellaneous Food Preparation and Serving
Conditions of Employment
Direct Deposit and Social Security Card is required
Meet qualification/eligibility/background requirements for this position
Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-verify) check
A one year probationary period may be required
Conditions of Employment:
1. If selected, a completed and signed copy of our job application form (DA Form 3433) is required prior to entrance on duty. (Click here
to view form).
2. Satisfactory completion of a minimum of 4 hours initial food sanitation and safety training is required within 30 days of employment and a minimum of 4 hours refresher training annually.
3. Must meet state/local age requirements at the time of appointment if serving alcoholic beverages.
4. Certificate of Medical Examination is required.
5. Satisfactory completion of pre-employment background checks in accordance with AR 215-3, 2-15.j.(1). Incumbent may also be required to complete a Tier 1 background investigation for a Common Access Card for physical access to federally-controlled facilities.
Experience or training that indicates sufficient knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of this position consistent with acceptable practices of the trade including but not limited to:
Must meet state/local age requirements at the time of appointment if serving alcoholic beverages.
Ability to work without more than normal supervision.
Ability to keep things neat, clean, and in order.
Possess basic food preparation and handling techniques.
Ability to interpret verbal and written instructions.
Knowledge of basic sanitation principles.
Ability to use and maintain kitchen tools and equipment.
Able to lift and move objects up to 40 pounds and frequently walk, bend, stoop, pull, push and reach
Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement for up to 90 days after the closing date.
Payment Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government interest.
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Applications are valid for 6 months days after submission date. Applicants will be referred to selecting officials as additional vacancies occur.
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 - Spouse/Widow/Parent of Veteran (OAV)
Background checks and security clearance
The following documents must be submitted with your application:
Optional: Our Job Application ( DA Form 3433
) will 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:
If you are claiming Military Spouse preference, you will be required to submit PCS orders and marriage certificate to verify your preference claim at time of application
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.
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How to Apply
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 Identification Number (VIN)
Manually: A manual application can be obtained by contacting the servicing NAF Human Resources Office listed on this vacancy announcement.
If you would like to apply manually, please contact the servicing NAF Human Resources (HRO) listed on this job announcement to request a copy of the manual application form.
All completed manual application forms (along with resume and other supporting documentation) must be received no later than 3:00pm
on the closing date of this announcement in order to process your application in a timely manner.
Neglecting to respond to the job related questions will result in an ineligible rating.
Agency contact information
CHRA NAF FORT POLK
EP-NAF-W0VFAA US ARMY GARRISON FORT POLK AND JRTC
DO NOT MAIL
Fort Polk, LA
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