Watchroom Operator - RAAF Edinburgh


Location: Edinburgh

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia has a long successful relationship with the Australian Defence Force. Our current long-term contract is to deliver Estate Maintenance and Operations Services, Hospitality and Catering, Fire and Refuelling, Retail Stores and Petrol’s, Oils and Lubricants across the nation.

Our Rescue & Fire Fighting (RFF) services currently extend from stations in WA, SA, VIC, NSW and QLD. Due to the evolving nature of this contract, we are currently employing a Watchroom Operator in our Fire and Rescue operations at RAAF Edinburgh This role can be a career as a Watch room operator working within the Emergency Services and Defence Industry or the first step into a career as a Firefighter.


  • To maintain an effective operational readiness in accordance with the relevant policies and guidelines of Broadspectrum.
  • Respond fire crews to incidents as required at the applicable fire station and maintain support and communications where required to the Incident Controller.
  • Assist the OIC of the Fire Station to ensure that all relevant administrative duties associated with the operational aspect of the fire station are performed.
  • Participate in the Fire Station training and development plan.

Mandatory Requirements
You must hold or be able to RPL the following:

  • PUAFIR215- Prevent Injury
  • PUAOPE002B- Operate Communications Equipment
  • PUATEA001B- Work in a Team
  • PUACOM001C- Communicate in the Workplace
  • PUATEA002B- Work Autonomously

Highly Desirable

  • Previous experience in some form of communications room.

Other Requirements

  • A strong focus on team orientation
  • You must be an Australian Citizen and able to maintain a Department of Defence Security Clearance.
  • We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

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