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Volunteer Fire and Rescue Team Member

Dunsborough Volunteer Fire & Rescue Services, DFES

Dunsborough Volunteer Fire & Rescue Services, DFES logo

VFRS volunteers play a significant and vital role in helping to ensure their local community is safe.  Brigade firefighters carry out a range of activities including:

  • Responding to local emergencies such as structure fires, bush and scrub fires, vehicle and industrial rescue, and hazardous material (HAZMAT) incidents.
  • Working with the community to identify and manage local fire risk.
  • Undertaking local fire prevention activities with the community

Volunteering is an opportunity to become an integral part of our fun, hardworking team and offers many benefits such as:

  • Ongoing training with experienced trainers
  • Support, guidance and mentoring from experienced brigade members
  • Access to DFES Wellness Branch (critical incident follow-up, Peer Support Officers, counselling, and chaplain services)
  • Learning new skills
  • Meeting new people and enjoying the company of like-minded team members
  • Applying your skills and knowledge in a challenging environment
  • Contributing to the safety of your local community

Requirements

  • National Police Certificate *

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

  • Location

    Dunsborough WA

  • Service

    • Fire & Rescue Services
  • Time Required

    Minimum of 4 hours per month. Occasional weekend training & exercises throughout the year. All members are expected to attend a minimum of 2x weekly meetings/training sessions per month to maintain skills currency. Attend emergency callouts when available.

  • Training

    Weekly brigade training is held on Tuesdays at 1900hrs. All training and personal protective clothing & equipment is provided.

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