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Help Needed with Red Cross Vehicles - Become a Fleet Volunteer!

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American Red Cross - National Capital & Greater Chesapeake Region

Disaster Relief

Help coordinate the scheduling, utilization, maintenance and documentation, of American Red Cross vehicles to ensure the organization has a fully operational and deployable fleet.

Location(s): District of Columbia, Montgomery County, Alexandria, Fairfax County, Arlington
Reports To: Facilities Coordinator- NCR

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure each vehicles registration, insurance and associated documents are properly stored/displayed in all regional fleet vehicles.
  • Support vehicle maintenance and repairs in concert with the fleet vendor (Element) and the local automotive maintenance and repair shops.
  • Work with local service providers and Fleet staff to ensure timely preventive maintenance on fleet vehicles.
  • Performing light maintenance and support keeping vehicles clean to ensure the fleet remains in top condition.
  • Conduct regular inspections of vehicles to identify repair or maintenance needs as they arise.
  • Advise regional Operations team of process improvements to help find efficiencies in maintaining the regional fleet.
  • Support the on-boarding of new authorized drivers to the American Red Cross in all departments ensuring they have received correct training on the organizations processes and safety guidelines as it relates to fleet
Time Commitment: 1-2 days per week on M-F; 2-3 hours per day. Flexible schedule

Qualifications:
  • Maintain a valid driver's license from the state in which they reside
  • Qualified MVR (motor vehicle record)
  • Knowledge of DOT (Dept. of Transportation) a plus, but not required
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to assist with fleet coordination using logistical organizational skills

Training: Understand American Red Cross fleet program manual and DOT fleet policies and standards

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About American Red Cross - National Capital & Greater Chesapeake Region

Location:

4700 Mt. Hope Drive, Baltimore, MD 21215, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether it's one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to a service 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.

Community
Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

8550 Arlington BlvdFairfaxFairfax, VA 22031

(38.86613,-77.23827)
 

SKILLS

  • Bus/Van Driving
  • Delivery
  • Operations
  • Transportation

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Time Commitment: 1-2 days per week on M-F; 2-3 hours per day. Flexible schedule

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