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ACTIVE WILDFIRE/HURRICANE HELP - Disaster Shelter Supervisor

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What is a Disaster Shelter Supervisor?
We are currently in need of volunteer leads able to supervise a team of assigned shelter volunteers responding to sheltering needs due to the current hurricane/wildfire season during COVID-19 and following COVID-19 safety guidelines.

Responsibilities: Following, implementing and monitoring worker safety procedures working in a COVID-19 environment Embodying the fundamental principles of the American Red Cross in their work with clients, disaster responders, and partners Providing clear expectations, feedback, and coaching to team members in the provision of excellent client service and support the daily maintenance of the shelter operation at the direction of the assigned Shelter Manager Providing excellent client service and support the daily maintenance of the shelter operation at the direction of the assigned Shelter Supervisor Using our online calendar during the disaster event to report availability and schedule shelter shifts

Requirements:

  • Must be 18+ years of age
  • Have 2 years' experience supervising 5 or more individuals
  • Access to internet connectivity to take mandatory training and sign up for volunteer shifts
  • Proficient in English (able to read/write and follow verbal/written communication) Willing and able to volunteer in person in a COVID -19 disaster shelter before, during and/or after a disaster event
  • Availability to sign up for shifts (shifts may be 4, 6 or 12 hours long)
  • Complete 9 hours of virtual self-paced training required for the position
  • Providing clear expectations, feedback, and coaching to team members in the provision of excellent client service and support the daily maintenance of the shelter operation at the direction of the assigned Shelter Manager


Time Commitment: Availability to sign up for shifts of your choice (shifts are 4-12 hours long)
  • Volunteers can live in OC but must be able to travel to San Bernardino County or be available to deploy where ACTIVE WILDFIRES/ HURRICANES might be (travel will be provided if deployment is applicable)
Contact: Karla Legorreta, Recruitment Specialist at Karla.Legorreta@redcross.org

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About American Red Cross

Location:

600 Parkcenter Dr, Santa Ana, CA 92705, US

Mission Statement

to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

Description

to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

Community
Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

600 Parkcenter DrSanta Ana, CA 92705

(33.75021,-117.83655)
 

SKILLS

  • Community Outreach
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Customer Service
  • Disaster Response
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 9 hour self-paced online training and availability of your choice of 4-12 hour shifts
  • Volunteers open to deployment.

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