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Do you enjoy working with others and making a difference in your community? Are you a friendly, outgoing person who enjoys meeting new people every day? Do you want to help the Canadian Red Cross help vulnerable people by providing much needed support to those who need it the most?

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 an Administrative Assistant Volunteer for Volunteer Resource Services. Reporting to the Volunteer Resources Coordinator, this position provides the volunteer based transactional support services of the Canadian Red Cross. Volunteer Resources strives to assist all programs with recruitment, selection, placement and orientation of volunteer candidates.

Candidates can apply through the Canadian Red Cross Website by copy and pasting the link below:

https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=56&rid=3655&_ga=2.193251048.456988107.1539195423-1282062927.1532976696


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The Personal Disaster Assistance (PDA) Team is activated to respond and provide assistance for up to the first 72 hours following a disaster. The incumbent of this position is responsible for conducting a needs assessment to determine the needs of the clients. The PDA Responder will provide, as appropriate to agreements with the local authorities, Emergency Social Services (ESS) for relief, referral services and direct assistance for recovery, as well as, works with the PDA Supervisor to plan and organize ongoing preparedness activities. They may be asked to deliver services during a large-scale emergency response in their community.


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The Emergency Response Team (ERT) is activated for responses that exceed Personal Disaster Assistance (PDA) capacity. The incumbent of this position will be assigned to deliver a specific service on site during a response, however, must know how to deliver all services at the ERT level. During non-response times, the ERT Responder may resume duties as a PDA Responder.


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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.


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The Emergency Response Team (ERT) is activated for a response that exceeds Personal Disaster Assistance (PDA) Team capacity. The ERT Supervisor may supervise a team of ERT Responders at the local level. The ERT Supervisor will organize and set up and manage a specific service during a response. The incumbent of this position supervises the work of the responders placed under their responsibility. There may be several services on the site


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Region: Calgary, Alberta

Volunteer Receptionist and Administrative Volunteers are needed for the Canadian Red Cross Calgary Office. Reporting to the Administration Assistant, Calgary. The Volunteer Receptionist 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 in The Canadian Red Cross Calgary office for staff, volunteers, deliveries and members of the public. This position will also assist in other administrative duties as required.

The Canadian Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity employer.
Interested parties may submit their application no later than November 24, 2018 via the Canadian Red Cross online application system found at the below link:

https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=56&rid=2914

While we appreciate all responses, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
Please note that relocation funding is not available for this position.


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Reception Activities:

- Responds to general inquiries; provides information and directs the incoming calls to appropriate departments, programs or other agencies

- Greets and directs customers, clients, deliveries to appropriate department or program

- Graciously accepts donations to the Society in person, and issues general non-tax receipts

- Receives packages, letters, parcels etc. and signs for deliveries when necessary

Switchboard Activities:

- Operates a multi-line telephone switchboard console; answers all incoming telephone calls and routes to appropriate person or department; responds to inquiries; provides information and/or refers caller to other Red Cross offices or agencies as required

- Represents the Society in a professional manner by providing efficient management of all incoming telephone calls to the regional office

Interested parties may submit their application no later than March 31, 2019 via Canadian Red Cross Application Portal (please copy & paste link into a web browser): https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=56&rid=2914


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*This position is available in Edmonton, Calgary, Lethbridge, Grand Prairie, Red Deer, and Medicine Hat (Alberta)*

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 a Client Services Volunteer for the Health Equipment Loan Program. Reporting to the Client Services Coordinator, this position provides frontline contact for in-person and telephone inquiries from the public with a primary responsibility to provide loans and accept returns of health equipment. The Canadian Red Cross Health Equipment Loan Program is a short-term loan service which provides medical equipment (with medical referral) to people in need on a donation basis.

For further information about this opportunity, as well as application instructions, please visit the posting on the Canadian Red Cross online application portal:
https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=56&rid=2911

For any inquiries, please reach out to our Volunteer Resource Services (VRS) team:

Email: VRS@redcross.ca
Phone (toll-free): 1-844-818-2155


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*This position is available in Calgary, Lethbridge, Grand Prairie, Red Deer, and Medicine Hat (Alberta)*

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 a Program Admin Assistant Volunteer for the Health Equipment Loan Program.

Reporting to the HELP Client Services Coordinator, this position provides general office duties to ensure the effective and efficient operations of the HELP Program. The Canadian Red Cross Health Equipment Loan Program is a short-term loan service which provides medical equipment (with medical referral) to people in need on a donation basis. The Program offers mobility, independence and safety to seniors and those recovering from illness or surgery in their own homes.

For further information about this opportunity, as well as application instructions, please visit the posting on the Canadian Red Cross online application portal: https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=56&rid=2913

For any inquiries, please reach out to our Volunteer Resource Services (VRS) team:

Email: VRS@redcross.ca
Phone (toll-free): 1-844-818-2155


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*This position is available in Edmonton, Calgary, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer, and Grand Prairie (Alberta)*

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 an Equipment Repair Technician Volunteer for the Health Equipment Loan Program. Reporting to the Lead Technician, this Volunteer Technician will assist with the processing, administration, cleaning, repair and maintenance of health equipment.

For further information about this opportunity, as well as application instructions, please visit the posting on the Canadian Red Cross application portal: https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=56&rid=2912

For inquiries, please reach out to our Volunteer Resource Services (VRS) team:
Email: VRS@redcross.ca
Phone (toll-free): 1-844-818-2155


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*This position is available in Edmonton, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer (Alberta)*

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 a Team Lead Volunteer for the Health Equipment Loan Program (H.E.L.P). Reporting to the Assistant Coordinator this position provides leadership to a dedicated team of Client Service volunteers as well as direct support to in-person and telephone inquiries from the public with a primary responsibility to provide loans and accept returns of health equipment. This short-term loan service offers mobility, independence and safety to seniors and those recovering from illness or surgery in their own homes.

For further information about this opportunity, as well as application instructions, please visit the posting on the Canadian Red Cross online application portal: https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=56&rid=3102

For inquiries, please reach out to our Volunteer Resource Services (VRS) team:
Email: VRS@redcross.ca
Phone (toll-free): 1-844-818-2155


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- Loads, unloads and transports equipment
- Ensures the separation of clean and dirty equipment throughout the transportation process
- Observes routine precautions in the handling of used equipment
- Follows all vehicle safety and maintenance policies and procedures
- Assists the Technician in the installation of equipment in clients’ homes
- Provides professional customer service
- Accepts and documents financial and equipment donations in support of Canadian Red Cross
- Performs cleaning and routine maintenance and inspection of returned equipment
- Understands and upholds the Red Cross Fundamental Principles and Mission Statement
- Complies with Red Cross HELP policies and procedures

Apply at:

https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws=56&rid=3103&_ga=2.188851746.806205400.1538079664-453200624.1538079664


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