American Red Cross: Shelter Services Associate

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ORGANIZATION: American Red Cross

American Red Cross

The Shelter (SH) Service Associate (SA) is a temporary position assigned to work in person in a Red Cross shelter before, during and/or after a disaster event such as a wildfire or earthquake. Shelter Service Associates complete tasks necessary for shelter operations and interacts with clients to ensure their needs are met. Vaccinated high recommended; or wear appropriate mask at all times

As a Shelter Services volunteer, you will:

  • Provide excellent customer service and support the daily maintenance of your assigned shelter.
  • Support the day-to-day activities within a shelter which may include working in reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information, or other areas.
  • Embody the fundamental principles of the American Red Cross in your work with people disaster responders, community partners and the people who need your help.
  • Follow worker safety procedures for working in a COVID environment and assist your fellow volunteers in doing the same.


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About American Red Cross


1450 S Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90021, 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 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. Join a team of 4000+ regular volunteers in the Los Angeles Region to deliver services to local communities daily, weekly or monthly.


Crisis Support
Disaster Relief
Community, Crisis Support, Disaster Relief


We'll work with your schedule.


Multiple locations Los Angeles, CA 90021



  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Disaster Response
  • Food Service




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • REQUIREMENTS: Ability to lift and carry 20 lbs. multiple times per shift, stand or sit for 2-hour periods Walk two miles per shift, possibly on uneven terrain and outdoors in inclement weather and up two or more flights of stairs.

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