Home Fire Preparedness Campaign: Volunteer Smoke Alarm Installer


(21.266752,-157.7984)
 

Cause Areas

When

Thu Mar 02, 2017 - Sat Sep 02, 2017

Where

4155 Diamond Head RoadHonolulu, HI 96816

About

Purpose:

The American Red Cross Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) is launching the Home Fire Preparedness Campaign (HFPC) in October 2014. Its goal is to reduce the rate of deaths and injuries due to home fires by 25 percent over 5 years. Its strategy includes participating in a community coalition that targets neighborhoods at-risk for home fires; installs and tests smoke alarms; and provides fire safety and disaster preparedness education/planning.

This position exists primarily to appropriately install new smoke alarms or batteries in working smoke alarms and to test them. It is part of a smoke alarm home visit team.

Key Responsibilities:

* As part of home visit team, visit homes at-risk for home fires and helps assess the condition of working smoke alarms, and install smoke alarms or batteries as appropriate, and test them.
* Follow all guidelines, training, saftety and documentation requirements for this task.
* Provide reporting and evaluation feedback for continuous improvement purposes.

Skills

  • Electronics
  • Renovation
  • Electrical
  • Home Repair

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