Sturt Unit Rank Structure

 (Last updated - 29/06/2017)

CJ Shaw

Unit Manager

T: 0427 400 644

E:  cj.shaw@sasesvolunteer.org.au

Background

CJ began volunteering with the Sturt SES unit in November 1995 at the age of 14 years old.

CJ has held various volunteer roles including Team Leader, Training Coordinator, Communications Coordinator, Operations Response Manager and was promoted to Unit Manager in September 2015

He has delivered courses including SES Shoring, Tools & Equipment, Rescue Operations, and Drive Vehicles Operationally.

Outside of SES, CJ works full time as a Category Manager for an automotive parts company. He enjoys supporting the Adelaide Crows and plays baseball.

Role

The Unit Manager is responsible for overseeing the general management of the unit including operations, human resources, finance, administration, logistics and equipment. The Unit Manager needs to ensure compliance with relevant legislation, and SASES policies, procedures and their unit’s constitution.

Qualifications

Certificate II in Public Safety (SES Rescue)

Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (Enterprise Skillset)

Awards

SES 5 Year

SES Long Service Award (first clasp)

National Medal

 

Marnie Sales

Deputy Unit Manager

T: 0448 685 103

E: marnie.sales@sasesvolunteer.org.au

Background

Marnie began volunteering with the Sturt SES unit in 2013.

Marnie showed leadership skills early on in her volunteer career and has been responsible for areas such as recruitment, stores, supplies and was appointed Deputy Unit Manager in September 2015.

She actively manages our Unit's recruitment drives & membership enquiries. Marnie assists in training new members through the Unit induction & Level 1 process.

Outside of SES Marnie works part time as a Project Engineer. She also enjoys spending time with her young family and holidaying on the Yorke Peninsula.

Role

The Deputy Unit Manager is required to provide assistance to the Unit Manager through undertaking delegated responsibilities and providing support with managing the unit including operations, human resources, finance, administration, logistics and equipment.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical)

Awards

 

Andrew Gigney

 

Operations Response Manager

E: andrew.gigney@sasesvolunteer.org.au

Background

Andrew began volunteering with the Sturt SES unit in August 2007.

He has held various volunteer roles including Team Leader, Training Coordinator and was promoted to Operation Response Manager in September 2015

Andrew has deployed intrastate and interstate to assist in times of extreme emergencies. He is also an endorsed trainer for SES Tools And Equipment and instructs in various Rescue training disciplines.

Outside of SES, Andrew works for SA Ambulance. He is recently married and still enjoys undertaking Volunteer shifts on at a country Ambulance station.

Role

The Operations Response Manager is responsible for the operational readiness of the Unit. They ensure systems and resources are in place to support timely, efficient and effective response to incidents. They liaise with the Unit Manager and the Training Coordinator to ensure that personnel have adequate training and that equipment is maintained and operational.

Qualifications

Urban Search And Rescue (Category 2 Operator)

Swift Water Rescue (Technician)

Certificate IV in Health Care (Ambulance)

Certificate II in Public Safety (Firefighting Operations)

Awards

SES 5 Year

 

Matthew Burnett

 

Deputy Operations Response Manager

E: matthew.burnett@sasesvolunteer.org.au

Background

Matthew began volunteering with the Sturt SES unit in August 2007.

He has held various volunteer roles including Training Coordinator and is currently our Team Leader of Leadership and Mentoring where he is responsible for ensuring personal development of all members and mentoring new members. Matthew was recently promoted to Deputy Operations Response Manager.

Matthew has deployed intrastate and interstate to assist in times of extreme emergencies. He also played a key role in developing our technical rescue capabilities and strategic planning.

Outside of SES, Matthew works fulltime in the Emergency Service Sector and enjoys participating in down hill mountain bike events.

Role

The Deputy Operations Response Manager is responsible for assisting the Operations Response Manager ensure the operational readiness of the Unit. They ensure systems and resources are in place to support timely, efficient and effective response to incidents. They liaise with the Unit Manager and the Training Coordinator to ensure that personnel have adequate training and that equipment is maintained and operational.

Qualifications

Swift Water Rescue (Technician)

Certificate II in Public Safety (Firefighting Operations)

Bachelor of Justice and Society

Awards

SES 5 Year