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VFES - Search, Structure Fire, Bushfire and Road Crash Rescue Opportunities

Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES)

The Onslow VFES  is looking for people interested in providing emergency response to our community.  VFES volunteers hold a unique position in the emergency services being trained across the full range of emergencies experienced in WA.  The team in Onslow  are a fun team committed to maintaining a range of skills that can be activated when needed.  The team responds incidents including:

  • Bushfire
  • Structure Fire
  • Land search (missing people)
  • Road Crash Rescue
  • Storm damage


  • High quality basic training in either one or multiple response areas depending on your interest
  • Make friends and get involved with your community·
  • Be part of a committed team

Can you do it:

  • Almost everyone can provide emergency response.  We provide a supportive environment in which you can develop and apply your skills.
  • All you need is an enthusiasm to learn new skills, enjoy being part of a positive team and an open mind to problem solving and using your initiative

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • This will depend on the response role you take on and what you seek to be trained in.
  • Your key responsibility is to develop and maintain skills in your area of interest and to be prepared to respond when needed.

  • Working with Children Check *

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

Express your interest