American Red Cross of Omaha Council Bluffs Metro

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

Disaster Shelter Supervisor (Disaster Deployment Opportunity)

Supervises a team of assigned workers to successfully complete tasks necessary for shelter operations and aid disaster clients. Supervisors guide and support the day-to-day activities which includes working in reception, registration, feeding, dormitory, information, or other areas within a shelter. A minimum of 2 years’ experience supervising a team of 5 or more.

Following, implementing and monitoring worker safety procedures for working in a COVID environment
Embodying and sharing the fundamental principles of the American Red Cross in their work with clients, disaster responders and partners
Providing clear expectations, feedback and coaching to team members in the provision of excellent client service and support the daily maintenance of the shelter operation at the direction of the assigned Shelter Manager
Using the Shift Tool during the disaster event to report availability and schedule shelter shifts
Completing the required virtual self-paced training (9 hours of training total)

Required Qualifications:
Minimum 18 years of age
Willing and able to work in person in a COVID -19 disaster shelter before, during and/or after a disaster event?
Availability to sign up for shifts on consecutive days (shifts may be 4, 8 or 12 hours long)
Minimum 2 years’ experience supervising a team of 5 or larger


Open to

Skills Needed

No skills required


Next occurrence is
Wed, 10/21/2020  
Repeats every day from Sep 16th, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020.
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

Work from Anywhere