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*Virtual Opport. Victoria Co. Disaster Action Team Member (DAT) Duty Officers Needed

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American Red Cross - Texas Gulf Coast Region

Are you organized and flexible, and do you like to talk on the phone?

Would you like to be essential to initiating coordinated assistance during times of disaster? If you answered yes to these questions, then the role of DAT Duty Officer might be something that interests you.

DAT Duty Officers dispatch and provide leadership guidance to a Red Cross Disaster Action
Team to meet with the clients who are in need and manage the relief effort.

They assess the situation and deploy the most appropriate resources to support efforts such as

  • initial casework;
  • recovery planning,
  • canteen services,
  • sheltering, and
  • disaster assessment.
For more information or questions please feel free to call me or email and let's talk about how you can serve our communities! Where passion meets purpose!

Sylvia Burle

Volunteer Services Recruitment Specialist
American Red Cross serving Greater Houston
Galveston Counties/Fort Bend/Victoria/Port Lavaca/Dewitt/Cuero/Jackson Counties
361-500-5027 or email sylvia.burle@redcross.org

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About American Red Cross - Texas Gulf Coast Region


2700 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77098, 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. La Cruz Roja Americana previene y alivia el sufrimiento humano frente a emergencias movilizando el poder de los voluntarios y la generosidad de los donantes.


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.

Todos los días, la Cruz Roja Americana ayuda a las personas en situaciones de emergencia. Ya sea que se trate de una familia desplazada, miles de víctimas de desastres, o brindar atención y consuelo a un miembro del servicio o veterano enfermo o lesionado o apoyo a un miembro de la familia militar, nuestro trabajo vital es posible gracias a personas como usted. Es a través del tiempo y el cuidado de la gente común que podemos hacer cosas extraordinarias.
Crisis Support
Disaster Relief


We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.


  • Disaster Relief Call Center
  • Disaster Response


  • People 55+


  • Schedule can be discussed with Disaster Program Manager

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