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Be the dispatcher when disaster strikes, join the Red Cross Disaster Action Team! (Knox County, IN)

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American Red Cross-Indiana Region

  • 1 person is interested

Be a critical part of the disaster response team right from your home!

Use your phone and computer skills to expertly navigate a disaster assessment and dispatch the team who will respond. Additionally work alongside the Red Cross Disaster Team's leaders to build out the Disaster Duty Officer role by training more volunteers to help with dispatch duties.

In this critical virtual role you will help ensure resources are available to provide support to clients and families. Build on your knowledge of how our Disaster Health Services, Mental Health, Spiritual Care, and Public Affairs teams function to assist those affected by disasters.

Ready to learn and be an essential part of the Red Cross Disaster Action Team?

Complete your application at redcross.org/dat

Questions? Reach out to our Recruitment Team at redcrossrecruitsin@redcross.org or at (317) 886-8508

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About American Red Cross-Indiana Region

Location:

1510 N. Meridian, Indianapolis, IN 46201, 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.

Community
Crisis Support
Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Knox County IndianaVincennes, IN 47591

(38.67727,-87.52863)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Relief Call Center
  • Disaster Response
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • Problem Solving
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two 12 hour virtual shifts per month, attendance at monthly virtual meeting
  • Must complete Disaster Action Team training prior to role being assigned, all trainings will be provided via online platform

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