SES volunteers in regional SA protect their communities by providing storm, flood, and general rescue assistance.
SES volunteers in regional South Australian communities also provide vital immediate emergency assistance as first responders on scene during major emergencies.
Support your local community. Submit our volunteer registration form to register your interest in becoming a SES volunteer.
Volunteer roles in regional South Australia
SES offers a range of operational and support roles across regional South Australia.
Regional units located next to major highways may specialise in road crash rescue, and units located along coastal areas may specialise in marine rescue.
More active volunteers may want to specialise in operational rescue roles and less active volunteers may want to specialise in support roles.
Operational roles in regional SA include:
- Storm operations
- Flood operations
- Road crash rescue
- Marine rescue
- Land search
- Large animal rescue
Support roles in regional SA include:
- Radio communications
- Office support
- Community engagement
Find a volunteer role suitable for you. Submit our volunteer registration form to register your interest in becoming a SES volunteer.
Where to volunteer in regional South Australia
SES provides many volunteering opportunities across regional South Australia.
SES units located in the following regional towns provide multiple opportunities for South Australians looking to volunteer in their local area.
Adelaide Hills and Fleurieu
Kingscote, Kangaroo Island
Discover volunteer opportunities currently available near you. Submit our volunteer registration form to register your interest in becoming a SES volunteer.
Why volunteer with the SES
Benefits of volunteering with the SES:
Give back to your local community and help them in their time of need. You can also help build community resilience through educating your neighbours on how to prepare and respond to severe weather.
Become part of a dynamic team environment and meet new people. Train together on a regular basis and build valuable relationships.
Challenge yourself by learning new skills in chainsaw operations, land search, vertical rescue and much more.
Receive free, nationally recognised training including first aid, Certificate III in Public Safety and much more.
Receive real world experience out in the community to help you with your career aspirations or just to do something different.
Connect with your community. Submit our volunteer registration form to register your interest in becoming a SES volunteer.