*Night Shift* American Red Cross Dispatch Coordinator (Effingham/ Fayette)
American Red Cross
The American Red Cross is looking for individuals who have some dispatch experience to assist the disaster team with dispatching local disaster calls that come into our region. This is a work from home position.
Other responsibilities include:
- Providing assistance to responders by entering information into a data base and activating Client Assistant Cards remotely
- Dispatch responders to the scene of a disaster in a timely manner (within 30
- Contact Disaster Mental Health and Health Services when situation is warranted, facilitate contact with clients needing these services
-On call from 5 pm to 8 am
- Provide information for referrals to partner agencies if caller does not
qualify for DAT services or has reached the limits of financial aid.
Volunteer as little as 8 hours per month or more!
Some online training required
About American Red Cross
1045 Outer park Dr., Springfield, IL 62704, US
he American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
Red Cross volunteers turn compassion into action through a diverse array of programs and services. disaster, we respond with food, shelter and care. We preparefor emergencies with training and practical action plans. We do several other projects for the community. We support veterans and their families.