SAR- Deputy Director of Operations

  • Tipo contratto :
    Full-time, fixed-term contract
  • Durata :
    5 months
  • Scadenza invio candidature :
  • Inizio previsto :
  • Sede di lavoro :
    on shore with possible visits to ResQ People vessel. Possibility of remote working.

We are seeking a highly motivated person who will support the SAR team in the development and implementation of SAR projects.


The Deputy SAR Director of Operations supports the Director of Operations and the Head of Mission in the preparation and execution of the SAR missions:

  • Supports all phases of ship preparation, rescue, and disembarkation of the survivors and post-mission procedures;
  • Liases with relevant departments on operational needs, technical and regulatory requirements;
  • Supports in the main works and fields such as crewing (maritime crew), volunteer team, logistics (purchases, inventories management etc), relations with ports and port agencies etc.
  • Supports the development of relevant SOPs, guidelines and management manuals;
  • Liaises with ResQ and MdM Coordination (Programme Coordinators, Medical Coordinator, Legal Team, Comms and Advocacy);
  • Attends operational briefings and debriefings with all relevant parties for every mission/rotation;
  • Is involved and informed during missions (on call 24/7).