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This volunteer position is available in Fort McMurray, Edmonton, Red Deer, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, and Grande Prairie.

The Canadian Red Cross Society, a non-profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping Canadians, as well as the most vulnerable throughout the world, is seeking Reception and Administrative Support Volunteers. This position will report to Assistant Coordinator or Receptionists in varying sites in Alberta. The Volunteer is responsible to assist in the management of the reception area in which the primary focus is to provide switchboard and reception customer service. It is a first point of contact to The Canadian Red Cross office for staff, volunteers, deliveries and members of the public. This position will also assist in other administrative duties as required.

For further information, as well as application instructions, please consult the Canadian Red Cross application portal:


The Canadian Red Cross is an equal opportunity employer.


Strong communication skills in English required

Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to deal with staff, public and clients required

Proficiency in computer skills/Microsoft Office an asset

Database management experience an asset

Excellent telephone manner and skills required; experience operating a multi-line switchboard an asset

Experience working with a diverse population an asset

Valid Standard or emergency first aid certificate is required. Or, must be willing to achieve this standard


Will be provided


This position provides excellent opportunity for anyone who is interested in gaining non-profit experience. Anyone who is interested in acquiring data entry and administration experience should apply.

Duration: Ongoing
Faculty: ALES (Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences) All Faculties Arts Augustana Business Campus Saint-Jean Education Engineering Law Library and Information Studies Medicine and Dentistry Native Studies Nursing Pharmacy Public Health Rehabilitation Medicine Science
Location: Edmonton Outside Alberta Outside Edmonton


Name: Volunteer Resource Services
Phone: 1-844-818-2155
Email: vrs@redcross.ca


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