As Air Crew, I am responsible for working with the pilot and my fellow Air Crew or Rescue Crew to conduct scheduled surveillance patrols looking for and taking action in response to different types of coastal hazards. I am responsible for safely dispatching rescue equipment or a Rescue Crew from the helicopter in response to an incident. I am also involved in ensuring we are “rescue ready” at all times in the event of tasking.
I primarily work on the Metro Service.
Favourite WA Beach?
Dunes Beach, Exmouth
Favourite holiday destination and why?
France. Summer family holidays while growing up visiting relatives and enjoying the French countryside.
What inspired you to join the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter Service?
I have grown up within the surf lifesaving movement starting as a Nipper at Floreat SLSC. Seeing the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter patrolling the coastline inspired me to strive for a role in the service.
What motivates you to work for the service and help the community?
I want to ensure the community has the opportunity to safely enjoy our stunning coastline every summer and have the confidence that the Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter is keeping a watchful eye overhead.
What’s your hidden talent?
Cooking Birria Tacos for friends.
Do you have any aspirations in aviation?
Critical Care Paramedic onboard an Emergency Rescue Helicopter.
If you were stranded on an island what three things would you bring with you?
Music, YETI water bottle, Sunscreen