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Disaster Duty Officer

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Disaster Duty Officer

This is an an excellent fit for a retired or active emergency responder, and anyone with dispatch or team management experience.

Check out a Disaster video here, info on DAT and Duty officer.

Duties:

*Regional Position

*Support response and recovery efforts during disasters (often home fires, sometimes flooding) across Eastern NY State.

*Receive notifications & details about active/recent emergencies. 

*Activate & support response of local disaster workforce.

*Coordinate resources, use online case management & dispatch system.

Commitment:

*Yes, this requires time & energy. The experience will change you forever.

*At least eight- 6 hour on call shifts per month.

*Training and mentoring provided. 

*In an ever-changing world, inquire about virtual opportunities at the time you speak to our team for the latest update on any position.

Qualifications:

*Comfortable with computers & phones with a reliable internet connection.

*Ability to multitask, trouble shoot & catch details under tight timelines.

*Capable of providing steady support in a highly emotional situation.

Apply directly through this link:  https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=lead&a=10143&h=234&p=1786210 

The American Red Cross relies on volunteers just like YOU! This is a great opportunity to meet other volunteers and help others! If this opportunity isn't the right fit, we have many others! Connect with us!

Disaster Duty Officer

This is an an excellent fit for a retired or active emergency responder, and anyone with dispatch or team management experience.

Check out a Disaster video here, info on DAT and Duty officer.

Duties:

*Regional Position…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Albany, NY
Associated Location

American Red Cross of Eastern New York

Albany, NY, USA

How to Apply

Apply directly via: https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=lead&a=10143&h=234&p=1786210

Once your identity is verified the American Red Cross will explore opportunities with you. Then, the training begins!

Apply directly via: https://volunteerconnection.redcross.org/?nd=lead&a=10143&h=234&p=1786210

Once your identity is verified the American Red Cross will explore…

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