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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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Address: 909 Fairfield Road Victoria, V8V 3A3
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