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Remote Disaster Dispatch Officer- Chicagoland, Cook County

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  • Dispatch DAT members and monitor the response to ensure appropriate resources are made available.
  • Activate Disaster Health Services, Disaster Mental Health, and Disaster Spiritual Care, Public Affairs when requested.
  • Documents incoming disaster notification and creates & verifies events in RC View, when applicable.
  • Notify Chapter and Regional staff of significant events, and contribute to an Initial Incident Report, when appropriate.

Time Commitment: Must commit to at least 16 hours per month of on-call time. On-call shifts are broken down into four-hour blocks. You'll have access to a shared calendar to see what shifts need coverage and sign up for what fits your schedule. Overnights, weekends and holidays are of greatest need.

Qualifications:

Demonstrated leadership and communication skills.

Ability to remotely monitor and track details of DAT responses

Ability to prioritize multiple tasks in complex and stressful situations.

Must reside in the Chicagoland area and have knowledge of the area.

  • Dispatch DAT members and monitor the response to ensure appropriate resources are made available.
  • Activate Disaster Health Services, Disaster Mental Health, and Disaster Spiritual Care, Public Affairs when requested.
  • Documents…

Details at a Glance

  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Chicago, IL, USA

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