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Navy FFR Careers

Our diverse workforce offers a wealth of expertise from which we recruit and develop leaders. Grow professionally and reach your full potential with Navy FFR. View our current openings below. 

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Title Location Salary Closing Date
Recreation Aid (Community Recreation) Great Lakes, Illinois $15.00 - $15.00 Per Hour 26 Feb 2024
Child and Youth Program Leader Great Lakes, Illinois $24.21 - $27.52 Per Hour 28 Feb 2024
Maintenance Mechanic (Carpentry,Plumbing,Electrical,Masonry) Great Lakes, Illinois $21.76 - $22.66 Per Hour 29 Feb 2024
Building Manager Great Lakes Naval Training Center, Illinois $20.94 - $20.94 Per Hour 01 Mar 2024
MARINA MANAGER 1,000 RECRUITMENT BONUS 500 PAID AT 90 DAYS AND 500 PAID AT AT 180 DAYS Great Lakes, Illinois $28.00 - $30.00 Per Hour 01 Mar 2024
AQUATIC SPECIALIST-LEAD LIFEGUARD 550.00 BONUS AT 6 MONTHS Great Lakes, Illinois $20.00 - $22.00 Per Hour 06 Mar 2024
Laborer (Golf) Great Lakes, Illinois $17.73 - $17.73 Per Hour 31 Mar 2024
Cook Great Lakes Naval Training Center, Illinois $18.54 - $18.54 Per Hour 05 May 2024
Recreation Aide Great Lakes, Illinois $15.00 - $15.00 Per Hour 05 May 2024

Employee Benefits

We take care of you, while you take care of others.

If you are a Regular employee who works 20 or more hours per week, you are eligible for benefits (35 hours or more per week for LTD). Employees that are Flex-eligible are only eligible for Medical.

Health and Wellness

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and dependents
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) - A FREE program provided by CNIC that is accessible to all employees, members of your household, and dependents, offering 24/7/365 access to private, specialized support. Support and services offered include life coaching, work/life resources, legal/financial resources, and mental health counseling.
  • Workplace accommodations for physical or mental health concerns
  • Access to Fitness Centers
  • Long Term Disability (LTD)
  • Life Insurance for employees and dependents

Financial Wellbeing

  • Competitive compensation
  • 401k with 3% matching (up to)
  • Additional Retirement Plan

Time Off

  • Vacation days
  • Sick days
  • Eleven Paid Holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • Family Leave
  • Time off for Jury Duty
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Military Reservist Leave

Personal Development

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training Opportunities

Perks ‚Äč

  • Access to Navy MWR facilities, programs and events
  • Access to shop at the Navy Exchange

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Accessibility

Our diverse workforce offers a wealth of expertise from which we recruit and develop leaders. Grow professionally and reach your full potential with Navy FFR.

We are fully committed to promoting diversity and inclusion initiatives that support a multicultural workforce reflective of different employee perspectives, talents and abilities from all segments of our society. We must create and sustain a climate where all employees are included, valued and respected. The resulting outcomes will support an environment where our employees are inspired to achieve their full potential while maximizing their contributions to mission execution. Read more about our commitment to diversity here.

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Join Our Team

The Morale, Welfare & Recreation Department (MWR) delivers high-quality, innovative recreation programs to the military and their families in state-of-the-art facilities.  MWR employees make up a network of professionals who all work together to provide important programs and services that contribute to the quality of life on an installation.        

Permanent, part-time are seasonal positions are open year-round. We’re always looking for talented professionals in these key areas: Sports, Fitness & Aquatics  - Outdoor Recreation - Marina Services - Golf Course Operations - Food & Beverage - Programs/Special Events – Administration – More!                                                                       

MWR – A GREAT place to work with GREAT work perks:  Competitive Pay - Free Trainings, Certifications and Professional Development Opportunities - Flexible Hours - Advancement Opportunities - Eligible for Overtime and Premium Pay for Night and Holiday Shifts - Free Fitness Center Membership - Onsite Childcare Options (with reduced rates) - Tax Free Shopping at the Navy Exchange - Robust Employee Assistance Program (complimentary access to health, financial, social, & legal services) - Access to American Forces Travel (discounted leisure travel, entertainment, concert & attraction tickets) - Access to On Base Entertainment and Events - Access to Recreation Centers (reduced rates for movies, bowling, party/picnic gear rental, golf) and more! 

Additionally, MWR leadership values its employees and provides multiple ways for employees to move upward in your career! 

Watch our videos below to see what we do!

 

 

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