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The Red Cross needs your clerical skills! Become an Administrative Assistant.

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For the safety of all those who engage with our lifesaving mission, all employees and volunteers must wear a face mask indoors regardless of an individuals’ vaccine status. 

 

Key Responsibilities:  

• Greet persons entering the local unit, determine nature and purpose of visit, and direct or escort them to specific destinations  

• Perform various administrative support tasks  

• Provide administrative support to Red Cross staff and volunteers  

• Answer telephone calls, take messages, or transfer calls  

• Sort and deliver incoming mail and send outgoing mail  

• Provide general information to staff, volunteers, clients, and the public  

• Type, format, or edit routine memos or other reports  

• Copy, file, and maintain paper or electronic documents and records  

• Create Word documents and Excel spreadsheets using Microsoft Office  

• Write and send emails to staff, clients, and the public  

• Schedule and confirm appointments and maintain event calendars  

• Collect and follow up with any issues, feedback and stories from customers and the public  

• Perform various administrative support tasks 

 

Time Commitment: 

  • Monday or Wednesday 10am-3pm 

Qualifications: 

• Passion for the Red Cross mission and the community  

• Work well with others  

• Respectful and maintain confidentiality  

• Willingness to learn  

• Computer skills are desired, but not required 

 

Training:  

• Orientation to American Red Cross  

• On the job training 

For the safety of all those who engage with our lifesaving mission, all employees and volunteers must wear a face mask indoors regardless of an individuals’ vaccine status. 

 

Key Responsibilities:  

• Greet persons entering the local unit…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

On-site
San Luis Obispo, CA, USA

How to Apply

Find out more at www.redcross.org/volunteertoday or email jennifer.samaritan@redcross.org 

Ready to Make a Difference? Here's How to Get Started! 

  1. Go to redcross.org/volunteertoday to complete our online application. It takes less than 10 minutes! 
  2. A member of our team will get in touch. Taking the time for a personal conversation enables us to match you with a role that will be both meaningful and enjoyable. 
  3. We’ll provide all necessary training to ensure you can be successful in your volunteer role.

Find out more at www.redcross.org/volunteertoday or email jennifer.samaritan@redcross.org 

Ready to Make a Difference? Here's How to Get Started! 

  1. Go to redcross.org/volunteertoday to…

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