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Volunteer Inshore Lifeboat Crew Member - Wales and North West Region - EXPIRED

Job Title Volunteer Inshore Lifeboat Crew Member - Wales and North West Region - EXPIRED
Contract Type Temporary / Interim
Location Borth
Salary Unpaid
Job Published 23 Nov 2015
REF LF358
Contact Name Volunteers Team
Contact Email volunteers@tpp.co.uk

Job Description - EXPIRED

The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea. We provide, on call, a 24 hour lifeboat search and rescue service around the UK and Ireland, and a seasonal lifeguard service. With our lifeboats, lifeguards, safety messages and flood rescue we are committed to saving more lives.

The RNLI’s Lifeboat Station in Borth is looking for volunteers to join the existing team in the role of Inshore Lifeboat Crew.

 

There has been an RNLI lifeboat station at Borth since 1966. The public can visit the station most days when the shop is open and ask to be shown around. The crew train every Sunday between 10:00 and 12:00, and we welcome prospective volunteers. 

The role of ILB Crew is to undertake and maintain Competency Based Training as necessary to fulfil the role of crew member, to be on call for lifeboat ‘shouts’, to attend exercises and to contribute to the overall upkeep of the station, lifeboats and equipment.

This is a good opportunity to join a motivated and enthusiastic local team and have the satisfaction of contributing to saving lives at sea.

If you are a team player with good general fitness and the ability to learn new skills this could be the role for you. No previous maritime experience needed. You must live or work in close proximity of the station and be between 17 and 55 years of age.

You can apply online here, or for further information contact the RNLI’s Volunteering Team on 01202 663346 or by email on volunteering@rnli.org.uk

You can email Borth Lifeboat Station direct on volunteer@borthlifeboat.org.uk or come to the station on a Sunday morning and ask to see Ronnie.

Ref: EXPIRED - LF358 | Published: 23th Nov 2015