Senior Emergency Response leadership Services Officer FIFO Pilbara

Senior Emergency Services Officer

NOTE: This is a sample job you can do when qualified with paramedical credentials. These jobs are not attainable unless you have completed the correct training and worked in the sector for a few years. The basic requirements for health care qualifications are: Certificate IV in Health Care.

Telfer are currently seeking a Senior Emergency Services Officers to join the company. Your key accountability will be to provide Emergency Response leadership and direction to the Emergency Response Team at Telfer. This job also means doing a FIFO roster – 8 days on / 6 days off.


Located in the Great Sandy Desert in Western Australia, Telfer is a fly in out fly out operation from Perth which recognizes the importance of work-life balance.Comfortable, well furnished rooms include Foxtel and DVD players, and site offers quality food with healthy options, medical care, and sporting and recreation activities. Families are welcomed several times a year to open days.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will have outstanding leadership skills and be the subject matter expert in both surface and underground emergency response.

You will lead the ER team during emergency incidents and identify specific training needs to maintain operational readiness. Having sound awareness of operational safety issues and an excellent personal safety record is key in this role.

Emergency Services Officer underground

You’ll also meet the below criteria:

  • You will be customer focused with the ability to cooperatively interact with stakeholders across all areas of the business.
  • A Certificate III in Mine Emergency Response and Rescue, with extensive underground experience and a Certificate IV in Health Care – Ambulance are pre-requisites for this role.
  • A Certificate II in Fire Protection Inspection and Testing and/or a Certificate II in Security Management will be highly regarded.

Senior Emergency Response leadership Services Officer FIFO Pilbara

Newcrest is the largest gold producer listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and one of the world’s largest gold mining companies.
Our people work together across locations in Australia, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Indonesia and Côte d’Ivoire and in every location, our people live our values and share our vision of being the Miner of Choice™. Committed to supporting a safe, diverse and inclusive culture where our talents and differences are valued. If you’re looking for a rewarding career that offers world-class opportunities, talk with us.

Please note we may consider applications on an ongoing basis and therefore encourage you to apply at your earliest opportunity.

NOTE: This is a sample of the types of jobs you can do when you have attained pre-hospital health care qualifications. Each job requires different levels of education, experience and qualifications. Wherever possible, link to the courses we offer will be provided as links. We encourage you to continue to do your own research on the online jobs boards such as SEEK, Indeed and Jora.

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Candidates must meet the essential experience and qualifications to be considered for this position. If you satisfy all the applicant requirements and think you can make a difference, please apply below.

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