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Lead our Disaster Action Team!

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American Red Cross - Utah & Nevada Region

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Disaster Action Team volunteers respond to thousands of disasters, large and small, every year. The majority of our responses are to home fires, where we provide financial and material assistance, comfort, and access to community resources to people who have just had what is likely the worst day of their lives.

We have a need for a volunteer interested in leading the Disaster Action Team in Utah and Nevada. This position can be done virtually, and you'll have a direct impact on the lives of those we serve.

Key responsibilities:

Leadership:

  1. Supports DAT Leadership to ensure volunteers remain engaged and active in the DAT program.
  2. Ensures chapters/regions implement and adhere to Red Cross DAT and other applicable standards and procedures.
  3. Communicates training and development opportunities to all members of the DAT program.
  4. Provides leadership and technical guidance to DAT members.
  5. Serves as DAT Program subject matter expert and is knowledgeable of all areas of Disaster Cycle Services.
  6. Assists in developing and training new DAT leaders in the region

Functional:

  1. Oversees the management and tracking of consistent and standardized service delivery.
  2. Ensures that regional and national guidance is widely communicated and observed.
  3. Creates regional implementation plan for DAT related doctrine updates as necessary using on-site training, webinars, conference calls, and meetings.
  4. Builds DAT capacity through coordination of recruitment, training, and mentoring efforts.

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About American Red Cross - Utah & Nevada Region

Location:

6616 South 900 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84121, 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 its 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.

Crisis Support
Disaster Relief
Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

6616 South 900 EastSalt Lake City, UT 84121

(40.63116,-111.86704)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Safety & Disaster Education
  • Disaster Response
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Project Management

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Roughly 20 hours per month. (More during major disaster relief operations)

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