Rescue Crew Officer

Barrow Island, Australia

Key Responsibilities

  • Adhere to Company health, safety and environmental policies and procedures.
  • Operate rescue equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Conduct pre-flight checks of SAR, sling load and winch equipment.
  • Provide information concerning aircraft safety.
  • Maintain rescue and sling load equipment in a serviceable condition.
  • Assist the Aircrew Officer in the management of rear cabin during flying operations.
  • Render first aid when necessary.
  • Meet all Company Operational Standards.
  • Ensure that self and crew comply with, and that the aircraft is operated to and in accordance with the Operations Manual, procedures and any additional relevant legislation or direction.

Qualifications, Skills & Attributes

Essential requirements:
  • Current CASA Class II Medical Certificate.
  • Ability to comply with any Direction or client requirement to be vaccinated against COVID 19.
  • Current Senior First Aid Certificate.
  • Ability to pass and maintain company fitness test.
Desirable requirements:
  • Current Advanced Resuscitation Certificate.
  • TBOSIET/HUET Qualified.
  • Current Dangerous Goods Awareness Certificate.
  • Prior experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in Emergency Medical Services/SAR environment.
  • Bronze Medallion.
Applicants must be an Australian citizen and be able to hold and maintain applicable clearances as required for the position. 
At OSA we believe a diverse workforce makes us stronger. We want our people to be proud of who they are and where they come from. We will support our colleagues to work safely together, take care of each other and feel empowered and valued in sharing ideas as we create an organisation where we celebrate our differences. Our commitment to maintaining and growing a diverse and inclusive workforce where everyone can achieve their full potential, will ensure a strong and sustainable future for everyone.
We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all genders, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities and people from diverse backgrounds.
If you are looking for a Rescue Crew Officer position in a dynamic team where there is emphasis on teamwork and technological development, then OSA are looking forward to hearing from you!
We reserve the right to close this advertisement or start interviewing suitable prospective applicants without waiting for the full 30-day advertising period to end. Therefore, we urge suitable applicants to submit their application as soon as possible.
We reserve the right to contact only shortlisted candidates.

Role Summary

OSA Opportunity
Rescue Crew Officer
Who we are: 
Offshore Services Australasia (OSA) is the leading supplier of helicopter services to the Australian Offshore industry. We operate multiple helicopter types from a number of bases throughout Australia and Timor Leste, providing support to major oil and gas producers. 
About the role: 
An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced Rescue Crew Officer to join our Offshore Aviation team on a full-time touring basis. The role will support our helicopter operations throughout Australia and Timor Leste (Barrow Island based).