American Red Cross of Omaha Council Bluffs Metro

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Year Founded:
1881
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Jill Orton
Main Address:
2912 S 80th Ave.
Omaha, NE 68124
Volunteer Opportunity:

Disaster Action Team (DAT)- Trainee- Omaha/Council Bluffs chapter

When a home fire breaks out or flooding occurs, our Disaster Action Teams (DAT) are called to respond and provide 24-hour immediate support and assistance to individuals and families who have been impacted by a home fire or other local disaster.

The DAT Trainee is the entry level position for the DAT program. As part of the DAT training program, the
DAT Trainee will respond to local disasters and successfully complete assigned training.

1. Works as part of an assigned team to respond to local disasters within two hours.
2. Follows the direction of on-scene team leader to support the response.
3. Completes all required training to become a DAT Service Associate within 6 months.
4. Attends regularly scheduled volunteer/DAT meetings as required by Chapter/Region.
5. Communicates availability to DAT Coordinator on a regular basis.
6. Other responsibilities as assigned by the DAT leadership.

General

Open to
Individual

Skills Needed

No skills required

When

Repeats every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 100 times.
Monday, October 14, 2019 (All day)

Location Details

Work from Anywhere