Lifesaving & Emergency Operations Manager

Location: Adelaide
  • Full time opportunity based at West Beach
  • Seeking a collaborative professional to build strong business partnerships
  • Experience in risk and emergency management
Surf Life Saving SA is responsible for the governance, development, promotion and administration of surf lifesaving throughout South Australia and has the responsibility for servicing its 9,000 members and 21 clubs.

Reporting to the CEO the Lifesaving & Emergency Operations Manager will be responsible for the strategic and day to day management and development of Emergency and Lifesaving Operations, Coastal Management, Community Safety and Aviation Services.  

Recognised for your expertise in lifesaving operations you will implement a risk management framework that supports all the operational areas of SLSSA including the Westpac Helicopter.

Collaborative by nature with the capacity to build strong business partnerships you will engage with the State Government, SAFECOM, SAPOL, SES and other emergency sectors to ensure the achievement of the outcomes set out in the strategic plan and to ensure SLSSA is recognised for the role it plays in responding to emergencies.

We are seeking a person experienced in lifesaving operations who has experience in risk and emergency management.  The ability to remain calm under pressure whilst maintaining high attention to detail and developing and implementing practical solutions will be a sign of your success.  Tertiary qualifications that support your experience will be highly regarded.

To request a copy of the position description please email admin@ashbymagro.com.au.

Brief enquiries may be made to Allison Ashby on 0414 731 313 or Sharon Magro on 0408 518 192.

Applications in Word format may be submitted by clicking the “apply” button below or through our website www.ashbymagro.com.au and should be received prior to COB Monday 31 December 2018.


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