Flood Rescue Operator
NSW SES flood rescue operators assist during floods with evacuation of residents and rescue of people and animals from floodwaters. Flood rescue operators are highly trained and use a range of techniques including flood boats and rope work.
What's involved in this role?
As a flood rescue operator, you may be asked to:
- Rescue motorists trapped in flooded vehicles
- Rescue residents isolated by floodwaters
- Assist residents evacuate their properties
- Undertake reconnaissance of areas impacted by flooding
- Resupply residents with fresh food and consumables
- Assist NSW Ambulance with medical transportation of patients across floodwaters
What you'll love
- Make a difference on the frontline
- Assist your local community during periods of significant flooding