Are you cool under pressure?
Can you handle multiple priorities in a short chaotic situation?
The American Red Cross is currently seeking Dispatch-Duty Officer volunteers with internet access.
In this role YOU are the lynch-pin that holds a Red Cross disaster response together.
Dispatch-Duty Officers receive notification from clients and agencies requesting assistance during a fire, flood, or other disaster.
They assess the situation and deploy the most appropriate resources to support efforts such as initial casework and recovery planning, canteen services, sheltering, and disaster assessment.
Bring your leadership and communication skills as you build your Resume to include Red Cross
Works with on-scene Disaster Team leadership to support response and provide technical guidance
Dispatch response members and monitor the response to ensure appropriate resources are made available