OlatheRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Olathe jobs

Aviation Rescue Swimmer

Company: Navy
Location: Olathe
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Job Description:

Job DescriptionRESPONSIBILITIESAs an AIRR, you must be prepared to enter the most treacherous conditions to provide recovery and relief for rescue missions, humanitarian assistance and operational support. Some of your duties might include:* Working as an aircrew on a SH-60 helo, where the primary duties are to coordinate with the pilots to ensure success of various fleet missions* Saving pilots of downed aircraft, people aboard stranded or capsized vessels at sea, or hikers and mountain climbers in danger* Rescuing civilians during natural disasters and collaborating with other forces, such as the Coast Guard* Delivering aid and supplies to other countries in humanitarian operations* Providing support to Naval Special Warfare Operations* Conducting surveillance in anti-submarine warfare and drug interdiction operations* Operate radar, Forward Looking Infrared sensors, missile systems and door guns in anti-surface operations.* Transporting troops and cargo to and from shipsWORK ENVIRONMENTAviation Rescue Swimmers may help just about anyone, in almost any environment. They might have to save a family on the other side of the globe who is desperately trying to survive a destructive storm, the crew of a sinking ship off the Pacific coast, or a wounded mountain climber hanging from a nearly inaccessible cliff.AIRRs may be assigned to Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) sea or shore duty in any part of the world. They are assigned to squadrons at Naval Air Stations and typically deploy aboard aircraft carriers, surface combatants and support ships.TRAINING & ADVANCEMENTAviation Rescue Swimmers must be prepared to operate in any challenging environment. AIRR training is realistic and one of the most demanding, life-altering training programs in the Navy.AIRR candidates undergo almost two years of training in advanced swimming/lifesaving techniques, helicopter mission equipment and crew served weapons systems" before reporting to their first squadron. Throughout training, candidates will be continually tested, mentally and physically, as they advance to more rigorous and challenging scenarios. Training includes:* Water and land survival and flight safety (4 weeks at Aircrew Candidate School in Pensacola, Fla.)* Search and Rescue Swimming Skills (5 weeks at Rescue Swimmer School in Pensacola, Fla.)* Basic skills in Naval Aviation (14 weeks on average at Class "A" Technical School in Pensacola, Fla.)* Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) techniques (2 weeks at SERE School in North Island, Calif., or Portsmouth NH)* Aircraft systems (28 weeks on average at a Naval Air Station)Air Rescuse UnitsAfter graduation, an AIRR may be assigned to a helicopter command at sea or on shore duty in various locations thoughout the U.S., including San Diego CA, Norfolk VA, Jacksonville FL, China Lake, Calif., Whidbey Island, Wash., Key West, Fl. and many others.Advanced Education & TrainingBased on performance and the needs of the Navy, you could potentially be eligible to receive additional training in:* EMT training* Advanced Rescue Swimmer School (includes swift water, high seas, cave and cliff rescue training)Senior Enlisted AIRRs may also be selected to become:* Schoolhouse instructors* Weapons instructors* Master rappellers/instructorsPromotion opportunities are regularly available but competitive and based on performance. It's also important to note that specialized training received and work experience gained in the course of service can lead to valuable credentialing and occupational opportunities in related fields.EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIESMembers of the Naval Special Warfare/Naval Special Operations (NSW/NSO) community have any number of unique opportunities to advance their knowledge. Navy training provides skills and knowledge in everything from military tactics and small arms use to survival and a number of other tactical military procedures.Beyond offering access to professional credentials and certifications, Navy training in the NSW/NSO community can translate to credit hours toward a bachelor's or associate degree through the American Council on Education. You may also continue your education through opportunities like the following:* Fleet Replacement Aircrew/Mission Tactical Instructor* Navy College Program and Tuition Assistance* Post-9/11 GI BillQUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTSNo college degree is required to become an Enlisted Navy AIRR, but a high degree of difficulty and satisfaction come standard with nearly everything you'll do. Training is tough and ongoing.To qualify for Rescue Swimmer Training, both men and women must:* Meet specific eyesight requirements: uncorrected vision no worse than 20/100; correctable to 20/20 in both eyes with normal depth and color perception* Meet the minimum Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) score: VE+AR+MK+MC=210 or VE+AR+MK+AS=210* Pass a PST in DEP/Boot Camp* Pass Class 1 Flight Physical* Be 30 years of age or younger* Must be a U.S. citizen and eligible for se

Keywords: Navy, Olathe , Aviation Rescue Swimmer, Other , Olathe, Kansas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Flexible Schedule - Deliver with Uber Eats
Description: Job DescriptionDeliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Deliver with Uber Eats on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends--it's up to you. Earn Extra (more...)
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Blue Springs
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Loan Closer / Work From Home
Description: Loan Closer Certified Mobile Notary Service https://certifiedmobilenotaryservice.com is seeking for a Loan Closer to work remotely in the U.S. If you are a Loan Closer with experience working in a high (more...)
Company: Certified Mobile Notary Service
Location: Atchison
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Deliver with Uber Eats this Winter
Description: Job DescriptionDeliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends it's up to you. Earn Good Money. You'll
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Cainsville
Posted on: 01/19/2021


Need a gig? Deliver with Uber Eats!
Description: Job DescriptionDeliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Deliver with Uber Eats on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends--it's up to you. Earn Extra (more...)
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Agency
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Call Center
Description: We're currently seeking work from home customer service, appointment setting, telemarketing and data entry representatives. You're primary responsibility is to give specialized guidance
Company: Atona
Location: Manhattan
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Loan Closer / Contractor
Description: Loan Closer Certified Mobile Notary Service https://certifiedmobilenotaryservice.com is seeking for a Loan Closer to work remotely in the U.S. If you are a Loan Closer with experience working in a high (more...)
Company: Certified Mobile Notary Service
Location: Cummings
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Part-Time Food Delivery - Uber Eats
Description: Job DescriptionDeliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends--it's up to you. Earn Good Money. You'll
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Cainsville
Posted on: 01/19/2021

High Demand For Quality Painters - Get New Clients In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: Maryville
Posted on: 01/19/2021

15T UH-60 Utility Helicopter Repairer
Description: AGE REQUIREMENTS: Must be between the ages of 17 and 35 Job Description: The UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter is the best-in-class, multi-mission performer used for combat assault, search and rescue, medevac, (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Manhattan
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Make Up To $19/Hour - Deliver With Doordash
Description: Your time. Your Goals.What is DoorDashAvailable in over 4,000 cities in the U.S., Canada, and Australia, DoorDash is about connecting people with possibilities: bigger savings accounts, wider nets, stronger (more...)
Company: Doordash
Location: Blue Springs
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Kansas jobs by following @recnetKS on Twitter!

Olathe RSS job feeds