Volunteers Needed: Inventory Management Magicians, Titans of Logistics, & Warehousing Wunderkinds!
The American Red Cross Preparedness Program is seeking an Inventory Management Volunteer Lead to support logistics, supply management and shipping activities at our Portland Office and Warehouse. This role will support the Cascades Region of the Red Cross (Oregon and SW Washington) and activities around our Disaster Preparedness programming.
Our Volunteer Lead will help ensure that supplies associated with our volunteer presentations and activities are inventoried and shipped to various office locations throughout our region. This role will work closely with our Preparedness Program Manager to ensure our volunteers are able to carry out the Red Cross activities with the resources needed to lead disaster preparedness presentations in the community and carry out our Home Fire Campaign/Sound The Alarm events, which involve free smoke alarm installations.
Help play a crucial role in overseeing the operations of Disaster Preparedness with the Red Cross, ensuring our volunteers have the necessary resources to carry out the mission of the Red Cross.
-Experience in supply chain management, warehousing, shipping logistics
-Comfortable using computer and Microsoft Office programs, such as Sharepoint, Excel, MS Teams
-Ability to follow written directions, adhere to safety procedures, and at times work independently
-Ability to lift / carry 20 lbs. multiple times per shift.
- Ability to work out of Portland Office/Warehouse (3131 N. Vancouver Ave) at least one weekday, per week. Flexible hours.
- Minimum 6 month commitment to position, ability to extend if desired
About American Red Cross - Cascades Region
3131 N. Vancouver Ave, Portland, OR 97227, US
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'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. The Red Cross workforce is made up of over 90% volunteers, meaning our mission is carried out by community members like yourself.
3131 N. Vancouver Ave.Portland, OR 97227
November 18, 2021
- Supply Chain Logistics
- Inventory Management
- Office Management
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18