**Support Local Red Cross Disaster Relief Efforts - Become a Red Cross Duty Officer / Tacoma
The Red Cross Disaster Action Team provides support and recovery services to those affected by disasters when they need it most. Immediately following a disaster, Red Cross volunteers are on scene providing assistance to clients to support their immediate disaster-caused needs.
The Duty Officer serves as the point of contact for initial requests for Red Cross disaster assistance from clients and local public safety dispatchers. The Duty Officer will work with Red Cross disaster responders to ensure quick response to local disasters such as home fires and floods.
Needed Skills / Qualifications:
- Attention to Detail
- Strong Computer Skills, Data Entry
- Ability to Answer Cell Phone Promptly When On-Call During the Evenings / Weekends
- Strong Communication Skills - Verbal, Phone, Written
- Customer Service Skills
Must Have Secure Internet Access, Computer, Cell Phone
About American Red Cross / Northwest Region
1900 25th Ave South, Seattle, WA 98114, US
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether itﾒs one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.
We'll work with your schedule.
American Red Cross South Puget Sound1235 South Tacoma WayTacoma, WA 98409
- Disaster Response
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- On-call one week rotation during 12+ hour evening shifts including all-day 24-hour shifts on weekends