You will be an essential part of the American Red Cross of Eastern New York’s response and recovery team. This position is responsible for safely deploying, coordinating, coaching and supervising Eastern New York disaster workers to active disaster scenes throughout our twenty-four counties. The duty officer supports disaster responders in the field and ensures accountability and standardization for the entire region’s disaster response and recovery program.
Minimum requirement to hold the duty officer position is 8 six hour on-call shifts per month, shifts are in Eastern Time Zone and are 6:00am until 12:00pm, 12:00pm until 6:00pm, 6:00pm until 12:00am or 12:00am until 6:00am.
Coverage is needed across our region 24 hours, 7 days per week, 365 days a year. We are willing to work with your schedule as long as it fits the needs of the program and organization.