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Position # 3065
OrganizationSearch And Rescue Society of BC
Position Electronic Search Specialist - Project Lifesaver/Mitigate the Crisis
Location 23 Burnside Road West, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement One stream of our "Help Those Who Can No Longer Help Themselves" Search Program, the Electronic Search Specialist is trained to rapidly locate those who have wandered due to a cognitive disorder such as Dementia, Autism, Alzheimer's, etc. Be a part of this 100% successful, proven lifesaving Program!
Description As an Electronic Search Specialist you will be trained in cognitive disorders that can result in life threatening wandering behavior and in using RFID (radio frequency) receivers to track the signal of those who are missing.

After completing 21 hours of initial training you are expected to attend bi-weekly training sessions to keep your skill set at a call out ready level.

Be part of the success story!
Training Details Intake occurs on an ongoing basis. Some training is online, other training requires in person attendance. Bi-weekly in-person training sessions.
Working Conditions Team environment - everyone working toward one common goal - helping others. Call outs can occur anytime - day or night - without advance notice and in any type of weather.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Accessibility Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest Children/Youth, Technology, Senior Services
Skill(s) Sensitivity, Accountability, Respect, Ethical Framework, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.sarbc.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Ken Snider
Phone 250-384-6696
Address 23 Burnside Road West Victoria, V9A 6Z7


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