Rescue Team

Location: Blenheim
Job Type: Volunteer
Specialisation: Community Services and Development

Become a real life “superhero” by joining the Civil Defence Marlborough Rescue Team and support your community in a crisis. Civil Defence provides a front-line response when it’s needed, and volunteers are a key part of this!
Civil Defence volunteers work as a team at all times for support and safety.
Equipment and any specialist clothing items (incl. Personal Protection Equipment) that are required will be provided.
Full training is provided in two parts: an induction course for new team members, as well as weekly training sessions to keep knowledge and skills up to date. These weekly training sessions are 2 hours long.
Ideally, Rescue Team members will commit to serving for at least one year. However, there is some flexibility about this… get in touch; we would still like to hear from you!
People interested in joining the Rescue Team will need to be 17 or over.
A criminal record check may be required
Volunteers are an integral part of Civil Defence, enabling CD to better respond to an emergency. All volunteer contributions are valued greatly!