Operations Volunteers, Dothan Composite Squadron
NOTE: Currently ALWG has no active COVID missions but in the past 18 months we have delivered Covid-19 test kits and vaccines around the state.
Dothan Composite Squadron meets on Monday evenings at 1830 hours (6:30 p.m.) (Visit our FB page to see our activities: https://www.facebook.com/dothancap)
In today’s Civil Air Patrol the Operations Officer is a manager of staff, a coordinator of programs, liaison with other staff agencies or interested agencies and CAP-USAF counterparts and the developer and implementer of operations plans, programs and directives.
As a volunteer with CAP you can participate in Search and Rescue missions, training and practice exercises; and disaster relief efforts as part of the Auxiliary of the USAF.
The Dothan Composite Squadron is currently in need of volunteers with a background in operations management. With three varied missions ensuring each are operational is key to our success. We are looking for individuals who have skills in leadership, planning, excellent communication, problem solving and teamwork.
The CAP Senior Member Education and Training Program prepares members to serve their units, their communities, and their nation.We will train you in the role of Operations Officer in the Dothan Composite Squadron.
About Civil Air Patrol Alabama Wing
111 South Kuter Street, Building 711, Maxwell AFB, AL 36112, US
CAP supports America’s communities through emergency response, flying and ground services, youth development, and promotion of air, space and cyber power.
Civil Air Patrol is congressionally chartered and operates as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. CAP performs services for the federal government as the official civilian auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force and for states/local communities as a nonprofit organization. CAP is made up of eight geographic regions consisting of 52 wings (the 50 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia). It is a strategic partner of the Air Force, serving as a member of its Total Force. CAP has three primary missions - Emergency Services, Cadet Programs and Aerospace Education. Civil Air Patrol -Saves an average of 80 lives per year -Operates one of the largest fleet of single-engine piston aircraft in the world, with 560 planes currently in the fleet -Consists of 1,437 squadrons and approximately 56,000 volunteer youth and adult members nationwide -Flew over 104,500 hours in 2016 -Contributed nearly $167 million in man-hours in past year, serving the disaster relief and emergency service needs of communities, states and the nation.
750 Flightline DriveDothan, AL 36303
September 7, 2021
- Search & Rescue
- Program Management
- Disaster Response
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Once the CAP system is learned and training is completed, this position could average between 10-15 hours a month.
- Background Check for Senior Members (Adult volunteers) must be at least 18; Must complete Orientation or Training and Cadet Protection Course.