Supply Chain and Logistics Responder Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: Canadian Red Cross
Address: 400 Cooper Street, Suite 8000, Ottawa, ON, K2P 2H8
Ottawa ON  K2P 2H8
Organizational Description: The Canadian Red Cross is part of the largest humanitarian network in the world, the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. Our mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world. Our network is vast, but our approach is simple. All Red Cross programs and activities are guided by the Fundamental Principles of Humanity, Impartiality, Neutrality, Independence, Voluntary service, Unity and Universality.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Locations: Thompson & Brandon MB

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 Supply Chain and Logistics Responder Volunteer for the Supply Chain Management department. Reporting to the ERT (Emergency Response Team) Site Manager or SCL (Supply Chain and Logistics) Supervisor, the Responder will be responsible for various activities surrounding the management and transportation of SCL resources.


The Supply Chain and Logistics (SCL) Team is activated for Level 2 or higher responses, if required. The SCL Responder may provide services locally or at a field operations team level. The SCL Responder may coordinate material supplies, goods and vehicles, through established procurement, tracking, warehousing, distribution and transportation processes during a response. Reporting to the Site Manager or SCL Supervisor, the SCL Responder is involved in the team's delivery of services as assigned. There may be several service sites supported.
Skills Required: For further information, as well as application instructions, please visit the Canadian Red Cross application portal:
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Location of volunteer opportunity: Brandon
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? Yes
Will cost be reimbursed? Yes
Opportunity is available to candidates that: General Populace
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Online:
Closing Date: Dec 31, 2020