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DCS: COVID-19 Trainee Operational - Shelter Service Associate - Starkville, MS

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American Red Cross - Alabama Mississippi Region

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The Shelter Service Associate is a temporary position assigned to work in person in a Red Cross shelter before, during and/or after a disaster event this hurricane/wildfire season. Shelter Service Associates complete tasks necessary for shelter operations and provide assistance for disaster clients. Shelter Service Associates support the day-to-day activities within a shelter which may include working in reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information, or other areas within a shelter.

Key Responsibilities:

Following worker safety procedures for working in a COVID environment

Embodying the fundamental principles of the American Red Cross in their work with clients, disaster responders and partners

Providing excellent client service and support the daily maintenance of the shelter operation at the direction of the assigned Shelter Supervisor

Using the Shift Tool during the disaster event to report availability and schedule shelter shifts

Completing the required virtual self-paced training (3 hours of training total)

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About American Red Cross - Alabama Mississippi Region


700 Caldwell Trace, Birmingham, AL 35242, 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.


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.

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Disaster Relief


Mon Nov 09, 2020 - Wed Dec 09, 2020


Oktibbeha CountyStarkville, MS 39759



  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters




  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • four, six, or twelve hours shifts minimum of fourteen days.

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