Custodial Worker (Housekeeper)

Employer
Commander, Navy Installations
Location
Patuxent River, MD
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Other
Hours
Full Time
* Duties Help ## Duties Summary The mission of the Fleet and Family Readiness (FFR) Programs team is to maximize the physical, emotional and social development of the Navy family. FFR enables a ready Navy force through its Fleet Readiness, Family Readiness and Housing Programs. We service all non-appropriated fund (NAF) employees who work for Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR), Navy Gateway Inns & Suites (NGIS) and Bachelor Housing (BH) throughout the Fleet and Family Readiness Program for the Naval District Washington (NDW) Region. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities * Ensures security of all guests is maintained at all times. * Ensures guest privacy is maintained at all times. * Must possess a welcoming manner and positive attitude; demonstrate effective communication skills; professionally interact with guests; answering guest questions concerning hotel facilities; and provide information about local attractions. * Provide assistance in handling customer complaints, involving management as necessary. * Performs custodial duties as required inside and outside of buildings including; but not limited to, trash/garbage removal, sweeping, dusting, mopping, vacuuming, washing walls/windows, and sanitizing bathrooms/kitchens. * Cleans all lobbies, passageways, stairwells, laundry rooms, public restrooms, and other common use areas in and around buildings.Loads, unloads, and relocates heavy, bulky items such as furniture, supplies, and linen (clean and dirty) by hand or using carts, dollies, hand trucks, golf carts, or similar lifting/carrying devices. * Performs deep cleaning as required. Deep cleaning may include defrosting refrigerators and freezers, cleaning windows (interior and exterior), replacing and/or cleaning drapes/curtains, moving furniture, and cleaning normally hidden areas, carpet cleaning (shampoo and/or spot treatment), cleaning walls/woodwork, and other such tasks. * Deep cleaning may require the use of pressure washers, steam cleaners, floor buffers, and carpet cleaning machines. * Assists management with the facility's inventory control program. * Performs deep cleaning as required. Deep cleaning may include defrosting refrigerators and freezers, cleaning windows (interior and exterior), replacing and/or cleaning drapes/curtains, moving furniture, and cleaning normally hidden areas, carpet cleaning (shampoo and/or spot treatment), cleaning walls/woodwork, and other such tasks. Deep cleaning may require the use of pressure washers, steam cleaners, floor buffers, and carpet cleaning machines. * Assists management with the facility's inventory control program. Travel Required Not required Supervisory status No Who May Apply This job is open to US Citizens and bona fide residents (Green Card holder) Questions? This job is open to 1 group. * Job family (Series) 3566 Custodial Working * Requirements Help ## Requirements Conditions of Employment * This position may be designated ALPHA personnel for inclement weather or in the interest of national security and may be required to report for work when other employees are excused. * This position is subject to the possibility of workdays on weekends and holidays, as well as, rotating shifts, often consisting of other than normal duty hours. * The staff member may be recalled to duty and/or required to work overtime, including on an emergency basis. * This position is subject to a favorable National Agency Check (NAC), upon hiring and renew every 5 years. Qualifications * Able to apply general knowledge of cleaning procedures and proper use of cleaning equipment and approved, commonly used chemicals (including MSDS) and adherence to basic safety policies is required. * Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively in English both verbally and in writing with management, staff, and guests. Education Additional information Spouses of active duty military members of the Armed Forces may receive preference in hiring under this announcement if they are among the best qualified referred and are within reach of selection. Spouse Preference does not apply to NF 04 and NF 05 positions. Please clearly identify in your application that you are asking for spouse preference and complete the Request for Military Spouse Preference form and submit a copy of current PCS orders. Failure to submit current PCS orders with application will prevent spousal preference from being granted. Acceptance or declination of a regular full or part-time non-appropriated or appropriated fund position ends your ability to claim this preference. Some positions have special requirements. In these cases selection is tentative pending satisfactory completion of these requirements. Applicants may be required to provide proof of education, etc. All selections are contingent upon the obtaining of satisfactory employment reference checks. **As a condition of employment, the selected individual will be required to participate in the Direct Deposit/Electronic Fund Transfer program.** **SELECTIVE SERVICE REQUIREMENT:**If you are a male born after December 31, 1959 and at least 18 years of age, employment law (5 USC 3328) requires that you must register with the Selective Service System (military draft), unless you meet certain exemptions. If applicable, failure to register will prevent you from being considered for employment. To register, please visit the Selective Service web site at ss.gov/default.htm. **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.** **The Department of the Navy provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants with disabilities who believe they require reasonable accommodation should contact our Human Resource Office to ensure that the Department of the Navy can consider such requests. The decision to grant an accommodation will be made on a case by case basis.** Read more How You Will Be Evaluated You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above. Ranking and Rating Criteria of knowledge, skills and abilities will be used for each application. Click the following link to preview the applicant questionnaire: **Preview Applicant Questionnaire**. Read more Background checks and security clearance Security clearance Public Trust - Background Investigation * Required Documents Help ## Required Documents * If you are a veteran claiming Veterans' Preference, please attach your DD-214 "Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty," showing all dates of service, receipt of medals and campaign badges, as well as character of service (Honorable, General, etc.). The member 4 copy of your DD-214, "Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty," is preferable. * A resume should be provided. It should include relevant work experience (start/end dates stated in month/year, description of duties and salary), applicable education at a minimum, and your contact information. For current or previous Federal employees, it should also include the Pay Plan, Series and Grade for each work experience entry. **APPLICATION FORMS - A complete packet of the following forms must be submitted for each position applying for:** * **Resume that includes 3 professional references** * **If claiming veteran's preference, you must submit a clear, legible copy of your DD 214.** * **Military Spousal Preference form along with required documentation(if applicable)** If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements: Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the US 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 US 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. * Benefits Help ## Benefits A career with the US 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. * Benefits for federal employees * Healthcare insurance * Pay and leave **Regular Full Time**(35 - 40 hours per week), all benefits offered (medical, dental, life insurance, spouse & child(ren) life insurance, long term disability, retirement, and 401(k) savings plan). avymwr.org/resources/hr/ Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered. * How to Apply Help ## How to Apply **First cutoff: 11 October 2017** **Final close date: 26 October 2017** To be considered for this position, please submit a resume and any other required documents as indicated in the "required documents" section, by **ONE** (only) of the following ways: **Directly through USAJobs.gov**, click the **Apply Online** button to create an account or log in to your existing USAJOBS account ** OR** **By Email to:** NAF.NPAXR.fcm@navy.mil Note: If submitting by email,** you must put the announcement number in the subject line.** **OR** **By Fax to:** (301) 757-2755 with the announcement number clearly indicated on the fax **OR** **By US Postal Service to:** NAF Human Resources Office, 47402 Buse Road Bldg 467, NAS Patuxent River Maryland 20670 **OR** **In person to:** NAF Human Resources Office, 47402 Buse Road Bldg 467, NAS Patuxent River Maryland 20670 **Please note: The Announcement Number for the position for which you are applying MUST be specified on your resume. Please write it on the top if submitting via fax, mail, or in person. If emailing, please indicate the announcement number in the subject line. Applications received without an announcement number designated may not be considered.** Technical Support * Check the status of the application system and maintenance schedule here: status.fhrnavigator.com * If you experience technical difficulties applying online, report it here: support@econsys.com. The support inbox is monitored Monday through Friday, from 8 AM ET until 6 PM ET. * Make sure your status in USAJOBS is 'Received' after you submit your application to ensure it was submitted successfully. Read more Agency contact information NDW NAF HR Office Phone 301-757-1738 Email Address Commander, Navy Installations Command 47402 Buse Rd Patuxent River, MD US Learn more about this agency Next steps Before submitting your resume and supporting documents, please review this checklist: * **Resume with 3 professional references** * **Proof of Education (if applicable to position requirements)** * **DD 214 for veteran's preference consideration** * **Questionnaire** * **Any other supporting documentation** All applicants will be notified regarding their status. Applicants will either be contacted for an interview or sent a letter of non-selection 4 - 6 weeks after announcement closing date. If selected for an interview, applicants can expect to be contacted 3 - 4 weeks after their interview with a position offer or notification of non-selection. Read more * Fair & Transparent ## Fair & Transparent The Federal hiring process is setup to be fair and transparent. Please read the following guidance. Equal Employment Opportunity Policy The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor. * Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) office at OPM * Office of Equal Opportunity Read more Reasonable Accommodation Policy Federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the hiring agency directly. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties or receive equal access to job benefits. Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodations when: * An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an equal opportunity to apply for a job. * An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace. * An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and office-sponsored events. You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are considered on a case-by-case basis. Learn more about disability employment and reasonable accommodations or how to contact an agency. Read more Legal and regulatory guidance * Financial suitability * Social security number request * Privacy Act * Signature and false statements * Selective Service * New employee probationary period This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/480627300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered. *Open & closing dates:* 09/28/2017 to 10/26/2017 *Salary:* $9.72 to $10.52 per hour Navy Gateway Inns and Suites, NAS Patuxent River, Maryland *Pay scale & grade:* NA 02 *Work schedule:* Full-Time - Full Time *Appointment type:* Permanent - (35-40 Hours Per Week, With Benefits)