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Volunteer Firefighter

Dardanup West Bushfire Brigade

Dardanup West Bushfire Brigade logo

Bushfire brigade volunteers play a significant and vital role in helping to ensure their local communities are safe. Volunteer firefighters are trained and equipped to carry out a range of activities including:

  • Emergency response to bush and scrub fires.
  • Undertaking local fire prevention activities with the community.
  • Supporting other emergency service agencies as required.
  • Community education and engagement.

Your duties and responsibilities:

  • Support the brigade in both operational and non-operational duties.
  • Follow lawful directions from the brigade officers, crew leaders and DFES staff.
  • Ensure the safety of yourself and those around you.
  • Attend brigade meetings and training as required.
  • Inspect and maintain equipment and facilities.
  • Attend emergency incidents when available.

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 critical incident follow-up, Peer Support Officers, Counselling, and Champlain Services.
  • Learning new skills.
  • Meeting new people and enjoying the company of like-minded team members.
  • Applying your skills in a challenging environment.
  • Contributing to the safety of your local community.
  • Opportunity to be deployed within the state and further abroad.


  • Driver's Licence (C)

We will require that applicants hold as a minimum a current C class licence or at least be working towards it. Preference will be given to those with a MR or HR licence.

  • Location

    Dardanup WA

  • Service

    • Bush Fire Service
  • Time Required

    Training/ Meetings are held Fortnightly during fire season and monthly out of fire season.

  • Training

    Some basic courses are required before attending an incident, training will be provided at no cost to you.

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