US Disaster Relief Deployment Manager
Disaster Relief – Virginia Beach, VA
Operation Blessing (OB) is seeking a Deployment Manager to provide leadership and management for field staff and operations during disasters. They also will assist with the development of programs and manage new projects within disaster relief team.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
Working knowledge of disaster relief deployment logistics and protocols
Strong working knowledge of demolition and re-construction
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel
Excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills
Excellent logistical, decision-making and problem-solving skills
Extreme attention to detail
Excellent public speaking skills
Strong ability to lead, train and motivate others
Must be a self-starter with ability to effectively perform in a fast-paced, high-pressure, stressful with limited resources and “uncomfortable” environments
Ability to operate heavy equipment (skid steers, cranes, etc.) and lift up to 60 lbs.
Must be able to work well under pressure, meet deadlines and effectively multi-task
Ability to travel on short notice for extended periods of time
Strong technical ability or ability to learn technology
Ability to make purchases on behalf of OBI as needed
Required Licenses or Certifications:
Valid driver’s license and excellent driving record
CDL Class A (Preferred) or ability to obtain
General Contractor Experience of License (Preferred)
Operation Blessing is a non-profit humanitarian organization working in dozens of countries every day to bring relief to those who are suffering. OB provides strategic relief on an ongoing basis through core programs such as disaster relief, health and medical care, hunger relief, vulnerable children and orphan care, safe water, and community development. Headquartered in beautiful Virginia Beach, VA, OB offers a professional and rewarding work environment, competitive salary, and full benefits package. If you meet the listed qualifications and are in agreement with OB’s mission and purpose, please submit an application online.
We are unable to give full consideration to resumes without applications.
To apply for this position, and to read a full description, please visit the member site here.