City of Geraldton: Applications open for Emergency Operations Officer

The City of Greater Geraldton is seeking applications for the position of Emergency Operations Officer, which will also take on the role of the City’s Chief Bush Fire Control Officer (CBFCO). We know a number of Local Governments that had previously accepted an embedded DFES employee under the title of Community Emergency Services Manager (CESM) found…

2017 WAFES Conference – call for quick registrations

The annual Western Australian Fire and Emergency Services (WAFES) Conference will commence on Friday night 8th September and close Sunday 10th September at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre. Registrations are now open and each Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade may register up to two members for the conference. If more than 2 members of any…

QoN: Complaints received by DFES

The following question on notice was asked by the Member for Dawesville Zac Kirkup and answered in the Legislative Assembly by the Minister for Emergency Services, the Hon Fran Logan yesterday: Mr Z.R.F. Kirkup to the Minister for Emergency Services; Corrective Services: In respect of the Minister’s portfolio responsibilities for departments, agencies, and publicly owned…

QoN: Department staff demographics

The following question on notice was asked by Zac Kirkup, Member for Dawesville and answered by the Hon Fran Logan, Minister for Emergency Services on Tuesday 27 June 2017: Mr Z.R.F. Kirkup to the Minister for Emergency Services; Corrective Services: In respect of the Minister’s portfolio responsibilities for departments, agencies, and publicly owned corporations: (a)…

QoN: Rural Fire Service

The following Question on Notice was asked by the Member for Dawesville Zac Kirkup and answered in the Legislative Assembly by the Hon Fran Logan, Minister for Emergency Services on Tuesday 27 June 2017: Mr Z.R.F. Kirkup to the Minister for Emergency Services: (1) Can the Minister confirm that the State Government will be establishing…

QoN: Contract staff

The following Question on Notice was asked by the Member for Dawesville Zac Kirkup and answered by the Hon Fran Logan Minister for Emergency Services on Tuesday 27 June, 2017: Mr Z.R.F. Kirkup to the Minister for Emergency Services; Corrective Services: In respect of the Minister’s portfolio responsibilities as of 23 May 2017 for departments,…