When a natural disaster strikes or an emergency situation arises, DFES’s State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers can be found providing a wide range of volunteer services to help the community cope from the impact a disaster. This involves providing emergency repairs on buildings, to restoration of essential services and ferrying cargo and passengers across flood waters. Helping the community to recover by responding to natural disasters is only part of SES’ responsibility.
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In an emergency SES volunteers can help in a number of ways including: Making short term repairs to homes damaged in storms or cyclones, Securing damaged buildings, Conducting searches and rescues, Sandbagging to guard against flooding, Helping to evacuate people in times of danger, Delivering essential food and supplies, Providing information to the community in preparation for a natural hazard
We require 2-3 people who we can train to become Volunteer Firefighters who preferably live in the Northam town site area (1.5hrs from Perth.) Work hrs are dependent on your availability. Be part of a friendly and supportive team, get active, make new friends, learn valuable job skills, serve your community and challenge yourself today!
While the primary role of the SES is to respond to incidents involving floods and storms, it also provides crucial support and assistance to other emergency service organisations. SES is open to men and women with a reasonable degree of physical fitness and a passion to get involved within their community. When a natural disaster strikes or an emergency situation arises, DFES’s SES volunteers can be found providing a wide range of volunteer services to help the community.
Not all of the volunteer work with the Bush Fire Brigade involves active fire containment or rescue activities. DFES provides training for fire education programs that involve volunteers visiting schools, service groups, seniors' homes and local businesses to promote safety messages. Other various roles of the BFB include administration and equipment maintenance.
Volunteers undertake various roles according to their abilities, interests and what they are comfortable with. Support members undertake non operational roles eg. welfare, communications and peer support.
VMRS Volunteers roles include crewing a marine vessel, Radio Communications, Chart reading and Navigation and Administration.
To work on a roster to cover the Water Rescue Group and work within a team to ensure the effective communications on the Mandurah Waterways.
Join the team of local volunteers who monitor and operate the Marine Radio for sea rescues. Full training and ongoing support is required. If you have limited mobility and/or are in a wheelchair, the Geraldton Volunteer Marine Sea Rescue Group has a building to accommodate you, with a lift up to the second floor as well as wide doorways, low wall switches and easy to reach IT systems where you will look over one of WA's most beautiful beaches and man the systems
The SES is an emergency services organisation that assists the community during storms and natural disasters. The service is also called upon to work with the Police Department in searching for missing persons and assist with rescues.
Volunteer Member at the Melville Branch of the State Emergency Services Unit.
To train and join the team of dedicated volunteers who are able to help in the event of an emergency at sea. To be involved in Sea Search and Rescue.
Rock concerts and sporting events for free! You've seen them at every event you've ever been to, the St John' Ambulance Team. Well now is your chance to be part of that team. We'll train you so you can develop your skills so please consider this fantastic opportunity.
This is a volunteer position for physically active persons that, when undertaken, involves all required training and mentoring. Volunteer once qualified will receive full personnel protection equipment and ongoing training.
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"Develop leadership skills; meet new people; improve communication skills and help your community - become an emergency services volunteer."
Are you interested in clinical and community based volunteer work? Are you over the age of 18 & physically fit? Volunteer with your local sub-centre as a Volunteer Ambulance Officer. Attend emergency and non-emergency ambulance calls as well as other duties as required. Commitment is approx 60 hours annually, based on 1 shift plus training per month. To continue to operate in your role, you must maintain the competencies required & appropriate level of fitness as roles are physically demanding
Provide support to your local sub-centre. Opportunities are available to members of the community with various skills to join St John Ambulance in a non-medical capacity. If you have a specific skill set or talent you believe would be beneficial to your local sub centre, please feel free to contact us to discuss. Opportunities include social activities coordinator, catering coordinator, public events coordinator, public relations and volunteer recruitment.
East Swan Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade was established in 1953. It is a friendly and enthusiastic group of people with a common interest in serving the community and doing a professional job in a difficult environment. Do you want to become a firefighter and help your community? Here is your chance. Must live within 10 minutes drive of East Swan Station in Brigadoon.
During a large emergency such as a large fire the Emergency Services operate a communications van to assist in the operations if away from the town area. Volunteers operate this van with a variety of roles.
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