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Support Volunteers (Non-operational)

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"I love the fact that despite not being a firefighter, I could help my community and get to know many people around town. I help co-ordinate and run fundraising events and enjoy the camaraderie."

Jeanie Stephens
Malmsbury Fire Brigade
Fundraising

 

Support (non-operational) roles do not involve fighting fires directly yet provide vital support to brigades.

Roles might include:

  • Relationships, engagement and education across local communities
  • Coordination of fundraising, campaigns, events and activities
  • Media, promotion and publicity
  • Administration, logistical and financial support
  • Brigade training and equipment maintenance
  • Brigade health and safety management
  • Community education and preparedness
  • Coordination of brigade meetings and representation of brigade in group meetings
  • Junior leaders

It will depend on the brigade what roles are available.