RECRUITMENT CALLOUT!

Narre Warren North Fire Brigade is now recruiting for 2022. Would like to make a difference in your community?

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

If you are community minded and looking to make a difference, we are looking for individuals to work within our family.

Recruiting people aged 16* and onwards for the following roles:

  • Daytime Weekday Firefighters
  • General Availability Firefighters
  • Drivers
  • Non-Operational Brigade Members

Do you fall into one of the below categories:

  • A Student
  • Stay at home parent
  • Shift worker
  • Full or Semi Retiree
  • Unemployed/Casually/Self Employed
There are no specific fitness requirements, however there is a need to ensure you can work under sometimes strenuous circumstances, handle tools, hoses and wear protective clothing and equipment for operational roles.

Non-Operational member assist with:

  • Relationships and engagement;
  • Fundraising campaigns, events and activities;
  • Administration, logistical and financial support;
  • Community education.
*Please note that 16 & 17 years olds will need parental consent.

WHY SHOULD I JOIN?

A decision to join Narre Warren North Fire Brigade is a decision to join a high performing team who make a difference in the community. Narre Warren North CFA members receive nationally recognised and accredited training courses that can be beneficial in both personal and employment environments.

We will train you, you don’t need to have experience to join the brigade. We will provide you with the skills you need and all Narre Warren North CFA members can receive training in:

  • Firefighting
  • Rescue
  • Breathing Apparatus
  • First Aid
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Emergency Response Driving
  • Aircraft Safety
  • Leadership and Incident Management
  • And much, much more...

With only 2-3 hours a week of training and 2 hours every 4th Sunday for Duty Crew tasks, the rest of your time turning out to incidents or community engagament sessions is up to you. We understand lifes priorities.

For more information or to express your interest in joining the brigade, please email:

Chris Fairley
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Proud of Our High Standards

Narre Warren North Fire Brigade attends more than 300 calls for emergency response each year. We are proud of the high standards we set and meet for our community. When we arrive at an emergency call our training and high standards position us for success.

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Professionalism

In order to uphold our level of professionalism we train weekly on Tuesday nights and Sunday mornings to keep our skills finely tuned. We have minimum attendance rates for our members to attend training and call outs to ensure consistent performance at every emergency call out. By sharing the load, we can achieve high performance and commitment while maintaining a work and life balance.

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Community

The Narre Warren North Community is one of the top fastest growing rural/urban fringe suburbs in Victoria.
As a brigade we attend a number of community events during the year, including our famous Santa Run and the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal.
These community events allow us to build relationships with the residents and business owners. We also provide education and safety sessions, such as in primary schools, child care centres, Scouts and Girl Guides along with fire safety sessions for the adults in our rapidly growing community.

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Training

You don’t need to have experience to join the brigade. We will provide you with all the skills you need to be a successful member of the brigade. Narre Warren North CFA members receive many types of training to help with this success including minimum firefighting skills training, first aid, driving under emergrency conditions, incident management and many more.