Join to Make a difference,
WHO ARE WE?
Epping Fire Brigade is a 100% volunteer brigade, serving the community for 75 Years. We attend more than 500 calls for assistance each year including house and factory fires, motor vehicle accidents, grass and scrub fires. We have 40+ members providing an emergency service 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.
proper training is at the heart of our brigade. a firefighter isn't born they are made.
We make the training sessions challenging and fun! Joining the CFA is about learning but it is also about having a great time doing it.
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
If you are community minded and looking to make a difference we are looking for individuals to work with our existing crew. We currently have a targeted need for new members with weekday daytime availability, this may suit
o Stay at home parents
o Shift workers
o Semi Retiree’s
We are also seeking additional members to assist with weeknights and weekend response.
There are no specific fitness requirements however there is a need to ensure you can adequately handle tools, hoses and wear protective clothing and equipment.
Proud of Our High Standards
Epping Fire Brigade attends more than 500 calls for emergency assistance 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.
In order to uphold our level of professionalism we train weekly on Wednesday 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.
The Epping Community is one of the top three fastest growing suburbs in Australia
As a brigade we attend a number of community events during the year, including seasonal events such our famous Santa Run and the Royal Children’s Hospital Good Friday Appeal.
These community events allow us to build relationships with the community. We also provide education and safety sessions, such as our Brigades in Schools Program for school children and fire safety sessions for the adults in our rapidly growing community.
What's in it for me?
A decision to join Epping Fire Brigade is a decision to join a high performing team who make a difference in the community.
Epping 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 Epping CFA members can receive training in
- Breathing Apparatus
- First Aid
- Leadership and Incident Management
- And much, much more...
Fill out the form below and we will make contact with you as soon as possible. Note this is not a paid job, Epping Brigade is a 100% volunteer organisation.
No matter where you come from or what you do, you too can be trained to make a difference!