- Location: Hobart TAS
- Category: Emergency Response
Type of work
- Safety & Emergency Services
Regular - more than 6 months
Two or more 10 -14 hour day or night shifts each month.
No experience is necessary – Full training is provided.
- Driver's Licence (C)
- National Police Certificate *
There is no specific profile to determine suitability, but the ability to keep a level head, empathy, ability to communicate, common sense, enthusiasm and a desire to want to help other people are valuable attributes.
* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Full uniform is provided and volunteers are reimbursed for a wide range of out-of-pocket expenses.
Ambulance Tasmania provides emergency ambulance care through a network of 52 stations state-wide, of which 41 are staffed with volunteers.
This position can be based in Oatlands, Bothwell, Sorell, South Arm, Dodges Ferry, Dunalley, Nubeena, Huonville, Dover, New Norfolk, Ellendale, Maydena, Wayatinah and on Bruny Island. You will be asked to nominate which location you want to be based in. For more locations across Tasmania please see our other position listings.
Volunteer Ambulance Officers work closely with salaried paramedics and attend ambulance cases, provide emergency medical care, transport patients by ambulance and complete case and other documentation as required.
Full training is provided and is ongoing.
If you want to broaden your skills, gain valuable accreditation and experience through ongoing training, and make a contribution that counts, become a Volunteer Ambulance Officer today.