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Position # 2180
OrganizationCanadian Red Cross - Victoria
Position Personal Disaster Assistance Supervisor - Disaster Management
Impact Statement The Canadian Red Cross mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world.
Description The Personal Disaster Assistance Team is activated to respond and provide assistance for up to the first 72 hours following a disaster. The PDA supervisor will supervise a team of PDA responders at the local level. The PDA Supervisor will provide, as appropriate, direct aid assessment for delivery of ESS services for relief, referral services, and/or recovery assistance, as well as, be responsible for planning and organizing ongoing preparedness activities. They may be asked to deliver services during a large-scale emergency. The PDA Supervisor may be asked to represent Disaster Management on cross-functional working groups.
Training Details A valid provincial driver's licence and first aid certification is required (first aid training will be given to successful candidates).
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail Ability to be on call when scheduled
Ability to work during non-traditional hours and long hours of work in a demanding context
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Leadership/Management
Skill(s) Time Management, Motivate Others, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Problem Solving, Empathy
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