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Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

This position will be assigned to the Buckner Fitness Center Pool.

  • Continuously observes swimming area to ensure safety of patrons.
  • Ensures the swimming area is open to patrons at scheduled times and only authorized persons are admitted to the area.
  • Rescues swimmers in trouble, promptly administers first aid, and calls for medical assistance if and when needed.
  • May perform other related or incidental duties as assigned for the daily operation of the swimming area to include: cleaning of bath houses, main pools, pool decks, etc.
  • Other duties may be included, see full job description below.
  • Application period closes 11/08/2021.
  • $14 to $17 per hour.

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This position will be assigned to JBER Lodging.

  • Loads, unloads, moves, and stacks material such as heavy boxes and bulky items by hand, hand-trucks, or dollies.
  • Operates hand tools and simple power equipment such as hand lawnmowers, walking-type power mowers, hand-saws, hatchets, and clippers to perform tasks such as mowing lawns, clearing small trees and bushes, and removing snow.
  • Performs a variety of manual tasks such as moving, arranging, collecting, and cleaning equipment and materials.
  • Other duties may be included, see full job description below.
  • Application period closes 10/13/2021.
  • $12.45 to $14.52 per hour.

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Child and Youth Program Assistant


  • Accountable for the whereabouts and safety of children and youth.
  • Provides care/supervision, oversight and accountability for program participants.
  • Multiple Schedules – Guaranteed a minimum of 20 hours per week to a maximum of 40 hours per week.
  • Assists in preparing age appropriate activities; supervises children and youth during indoor and outdoor activities, on field trips, outings and special events; arranges and serves snacks/meals.
  • Other duties may be included, see full job description below.
  • $15.13 to $18.53 per hour.
  • Application period closes 12/31/2021.

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Have Questions? Contact NAF HR
See below for location, hours of operation, and information for the Civilian Personnel Office.


The Human Resources Office (HRO) is designated to administer the NAF personnel program. There are two types of employment categories for NAF positions, Regular and Flexible.

  • Flexible category employees: Work schedules that depend on the need of the activity. These employees may work anywhere from 0-40 hours per week.
  • Regular category employees: Have regular work schedules between 20 and 40 hours per week depending on the position.

NAF Human Resources
JBER-E, Bldg. 8517 Rm. 203, 907.552.4563
Mon, Tue, Thurs & Fri: 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wed: 7:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Walk ins welcome


The Civilian Personnel Office (CPO) is designated to act as a liaison between the Air Force Personnel Center and civilian personnel at JBER, Alaska. CPO provides assistance for current and prospective civilian employees in a wide variety of areas. Services include, but are not limited to:

  • Staffing
  • Classification
  • Employee and Labor Relations
  • Priority Placement Program Enrollment
  • Voluntary Leave Transfer Program Enrollment
  • Job Fairs

APF Human Resources (CPO)
JBER-E, Bldg. 8517 Rm. 201, 907.552.3572
Mon – Fri: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closed 1st & 3rd Tuesday at 12 p.m.