Lifeboat Crew Member
When We Need You
From 15/02/2008 onwards
This opportunity to join the RNLI at the Girvan Lifeboat Staion is open to anyone from the age of 17 (with parental consent) upto 55 years. You have to be fit, enjoy working as part of a team and willing to undergo training in survival techniques, navigation and seamanship. You would be part of team which gives up their time and comfort to carry out rescues in difficult and often dangerous conditions.
About RNLI - Girvan Lifeboat Station
The RNLI is the charity that provides a 24-hour lifesaving service around the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Our volunteer crews give up their time and comfort to carry out rescues in difficult and often dangerous conditions.
Skills & Experience
Ideally a swimmer. Fit & Healthy
Girvan Lifeboat Station
Fitness & stamina is a key factor in volunteers ability to carry out tasks.
Training and Induction Details
Initially an informal look round the boat and then training on the boat with training courses after one year.
Disaster / emergency relief
No Wheelchair Access
No Disabled Toilet
Frequency & Commitment
As and when required - on call out
Volunteers must be at least 17 years of age.
Opportunity Provided By
60 Kyle Street
Contact: Voluntary Action South Ayrshire
Tel: 01292 263 626