Training includes boat handling, basic navigation, rope handling, towage, marine radio operation, search and rescue and a host of other maritime skills. As you complete the levels of training and gain skills you can move up the ladder as far as marine rescue skipper if desired and of course have the ability. Crew members share all duties on the vessel including time at the helm. You will learn to drive a marine rescue boat.
To allow for timely arrival at the vessel for an after hours callout, it is preferred applicants live with 20 minutes of Hillarys Boat Harbour.
The result of this will be a rewarding and satisfying role working with like minded persons to ensure that the boating public are assisted and kept safe on the water. Apply today!
- Driver's Licence (C)
- National Police Certificate *
The National Police check is arranged by DFES at no cost after joining.
An applicant should have good vision (glasses are OK) and have good colour vision
* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.