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Posted: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 6:04 PM


Preparedness Coordinator, AmeriCorps
American Red Cross

Location: Vancouver, WA
Closing Date: open until filled
Industry: Education, Nonprofit, Other
Type: Full Time

The Disaster Preparedness Coordinator will facilitate events related to the Home Fire Preparedness Campaign and support all other Preparedness programs, including working with elementary aged children through The Pillowcase Project and adult preparedness presentations, across their assigned counties. They will accomplish this through leading volunteers in installation events, delivering presentations, conducting outreach, and recruiting and developing volunteers to support preparedness programs. AmeriCorps members report from one of the following office locations: Portland, OR, Medford, OR, Bend, OR or Vancouver, WA.

Develop, coordinate, and lead volunteer teams for reoccurring smoke alarm installation events.
Support the Home Fire Preparedness Campaign as needed through events, recruitment, training, and coordination.

Deliver emergency preparedness education through both formal presentations and outreach events.

Coordinate emergency preparedness presentations and outreach events. This includes scheduling presenters, including themselves, preparing materials, and maintaining contacts with partner organizations.

Develop, train, and support volunteers for all Preparedness programs.

Support disaster response activity as needed.

Attend AmeriCorps sponsored orientation, training, meetings and disaster response.

Application Guidelines/Contact:
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monthly living stipend + $5,775 educational award

• Location: Portland

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