977 Centerville Turnpike
Disaster Relief – Virginia Beach, VA
Operation Blessing International (OBI) is dedicated to alleviating human need and suffering in the United States and around the world. Through core programs of disaster relief, medical aid, hunger relief, orphan care, water wells and community development, OBI has touched the lives of more than 200 million people providing goods and services valued at over $1 billion.
OBI is seeking a Deployment Manager to provide leadership and management for field staff and operations during disasters. They also will assist with the development of programs and manage new projects within disaster relief team.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
· Working knowledge of disaster relief deployment logistics and protocols.
· Strong working knowledge of demolition and re-construction
· Working knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel
· Excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills
· Excellent logistical, decision-making and problem-solving skills
· Extreme Attention to Detail
· Excellent public speaking skills
· Strong ability to lead, train and motivate others
· Must be a self-starter with ability to effectively perform in a fast-paced, high-pressure, stressful with limited resources and “uncomfortable” environments
· Ability to operate heavy equipment (skid steers, cranes, etc.) and lift up to 60 lbs.
· Must be able to work well under pressure, meet deadlines and effectively multi-task
· Ability to travel on short notice for extended periods of time.
· Strong technical ability or ability to learn technology
· Ability to make purchases on behalf of OBI as needed
Required Licenses or Certifications:
· Valid driver’s license and excellent driving record
· CDL Class A (Preferred) or ability to obtain
· General Contractor Experience of License (Preferred)
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
A Charity you can trust!
OBI is a nonprofit organization dedicated to demonstrating God’s love by alleviating human need and suffering in the United States and around the world. OBI provides strategic relief in 39 countries on a daily basis through core programs such as disaster relief, medical aid, hunger relief, vulnerable children and orphan care, clean water and community development.
Headquartered in beautiful Virginia Beach, Virginia, OBI not only offers you a competitive salary and full benefits, it offers you an opportunity to make a global impact! This job will challenge you spiritually as well as professionally, rewarding your commitment to perform with integrity and excellence.
If you desire to make a difference in the lives of others, share our vision and purpose, we would like to hear from you! Visit our web site at www.ob.org to submit an online application. Resumes without applications will not be given full consideration.