Volunteer FROM HOME as a Disaster Duty Officer
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Recruiting Organization: American Red Cross in Eastern New York
Disaster Duty Officer
If you're calm under pressure and can have the ability to work on a computer and phone for communications, consider helping Red Cross teams respond to local disasters.
This is also an excellent fit for a retired or active emergency responder, and anyone with dispatch or team management experience.
Check out a Disaster video here, info on DAT and Duty officer positions.
*Support response and recovery efforts during disasters (often home fires, sometimes flooding).
*Receive notifications & details about active/recent emergencies.
*Activate & support response of local disaster workforce.
*Coordinate resources, use online case management & dispatch system.
*Yes, this requires time & energy. The experience will change you forever.
*At least eight- 6 hour on call shifts per month.
*Training and mentoring provided.
*Comfortable with computers & phones with a reliable internet connection.
*Ability to multitask, trouble shoot & catch details under tight timelines.
*Capable of providing steady support in a highly emotional situation.
Apply directly through this link: https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=lead&a=10143&h=234&p=1786210
The American Red Cross relies on volunteers just like YOU! This is a great opportunity to meet other volunteers and help others! If this opportunity isn't the right fit, we have many others! Connect with us!
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Fee Amount: None
This opportunity is recurring
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