Recreation Assistant (Movie Program)

Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia
Aug 20, 2019
Aug 22, 2019
Program Manager
Full Time


This position is assigned to the Fleet and Family Readiness (FFR) Division: Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR); Commander, Navy Installations command (CNIC) Oceana Naval Air Station in Virginia Beach, Va. The purpose of this position is to assist management with Category C (Cat C) movie program operations including sales, equipment operation, special events and resale operations. This position is located at the Aerotheater.
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  • Opens and secures facility.
  • Ensures auditorium, concession area, and restrooms are clean prior to patrons arriving.
  • Operates a Point of Sale (POS) to sell movie tickets and concession products.
  • Ensures concession area is properly stocked prior to screening.
  • Ensures movie hard drives and keys are delivered in a timely manner.
  • Ingests and programs movie automation utilizing the Digital Cinema Package (DCP) projection equipment according to the current movie schedule.
  • Ensures the scheduled movies are ready to be shown and projection and sound equipment are in good working order prior to the start time of each showing.
  • Performs frequent checks inside the auditorium to ensure sound level and picture quality are properly set.
  • Ensures no food, alcohol or other outside beverages are brought into the theather.
  • Conducts security checks of oversized bags and backpacks of patrons entering the facility.
  • Reports any problems or incidents to the Theater Manager.
  • Oversees the evacuation of the theater in the event of an emergency.
  • Ensures movie schedules and posters are posted in a timely manner.
  • Ensures program operates according to CNIC instructions and CNIC Program standards, guidance, and requirements.
  • Handles unruly patrons and in cases of continued distrubances contacts the security office for further assistance.

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status

Promotion Potential


Conditions of Employment

  • Must be williing and able to perform a background check.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.


Specialized experience must demonstrate the following:
  • Ability to handle money accurately.
  • Skill in the use of Microsoft Office Programs internet research and general personal computer operation.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of CNIC Cash Handling procedures.
  • Knowledge of CNIC Food Handling procedures.


Additional information

We utilize E-Verify to confirm selectee's eligibility to work in the United States.

Salary is dependent on experience and/or education.

For positions requiring travel more than twice per year, selectee may be required to obtain and maintain in good standing a Government-issued Travel Card for official government travel purposes.

The Department of the Navy (DON) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Applicants are assured of equal consideration regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, mental or physical disability, genetic information, reprisal, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or any other non-merit factor. This agency provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants with disabilities who believe they may require reasonable accommodations should email their request to nsapplications@ to ensure proper consideration is given. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.

This activity is a Drug-Free workplace. The use of illegal drugs by NAF employees, whether on or off duty, cannot and will not be tolerated. Federal employees have a right to a safe and secure workplace, and Sailors, their family members, and all other customers have a right to a reliable and productive Federal workforce.

How You Will Be Evaluated

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

All resumes will be reviewed to determine if they meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements listed in this announcement, and will be rated based on the information provided in the resume to determine the level of knowledge, skill, and ability, related to the job requirements. Using the qualifications of the position, a predetermined rating criterion of knowledge, skills, and abilities will be used for each resume. Best qualified applicants will be referred to the hiring manager. The selecting official may choose to conduct interviews.

Click the following link to preview the applicant questionnaire: Preview Applicant Questionnaire .

Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance

Drug test required

Required Documents

  • USAJobs Resume
  • Proof of education (transcripts/copy of degree/high school diploma), if applicable to position requirements.
  • If claiming Veteran's Preference, a legible copy of DD-214 (page 4) as well as any other supporting documentation (disability, proof of service, SF-15, etc). is required.
  • If claiming Military Spouse Preference, a copy of sponsor's orders is required for NF-03 and below or equivalent.
  • If claiming Department of Defense (DOD) Non-appropriated Fund (NAF) Business Based Action (BBA) Priority consideration, submit a copy of the notice of separation.
  • If you are a current federal employee, submit your most recent Personnel Action Report (PAR) or SF-50.

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.

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