Emergency Response Responder

(Ontario Community Emergency Assistance Program, Incident Response Team)

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Position ID: V-OSH0127
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2023
Last Full Update: 19 Oct 2023

Opportunity Details: Emergency Response Responder

Contact Curtis Kimball, Coordinator, Ontario Community Emergency Assistance Program, Incident Response Team; Phone: 289-629-1538; Email: info@oceap.ca

Be trained to provide ground search and rescue services for emergency situations * assist where needed at evacuation centre or emergency operations centre throughout Northumberland County * provide community support to Port Hope Police Service and Cobourg Police Service

More Info Link www.oceap.ca
Benefits Gain experience working with emergency services
Clients County of Northumberland,Town of Cobourg, Municipality of Port Hope
Ages 19 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Men ; Women
Areas of Interest Disaster Planning & Assistance ; Distress / Crisis / Bereavement Support ; Emergency & Response ; Event Coordination & Support
Skills/Experience Counseling & Support ; First Aid ; Leadership ; Medical Assistance ; Team Work - Able to follow paramilitary style direction
Commitment Length Long Term - Minimum two year commitment
Interaction Level Small Group
Minimum Hours 40 / Year
Dates and Times On-call 24/7
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Not Accessible - Command posts and field work are generally not accessible.
Number of Positions Durham Region: 15 individual(s) 
15 individual(s) needed in total. 
Assist province wide as required
Training Orientation ; Training is provided - Basic ground search and rescue provided ; Training is required ; Training on the job ; Training on-going - Monthly training provided by OCEAP ; Some in person training limited during COVID-19 restrictions
Transportation Driver License required ; Car required - attend event or deployment
Cost Volunteers responsible for Uniform cost - approx $400
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements First Aid * CPR level C * class "G" drivers license * on-call travel in Ontario * cell phone * preference given to volunteers who are able to respond during the day
Liability Insurance Available

Agency Details: Ontario Community Emergency Assistance Program, Incident Response Team

Office Phone 289-629-1538
E-Mail info@oceap.ca
Website www.oceap.ca
Address & Map
Cobourg, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 663 
Cobourg, ON K9A 4R5

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