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US Disaster Relief Deployment Manager

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Virginia Beach, VA, USAVirginia BeachVAUSA
Full-time

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)
How to Apply: 

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 by visiting www.ob.org.

 

We are unable to give full consideration to resumes without applications.

 

Organization Info

Operation Blessing International

Overview
Headquarters: 
Virginia Beach, VA, United States
About Us
Mission: 

Operation Blessing International (OBI) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) humanitarian organization dedicated to demonstrating God’s love by alleviating human need and suffering in the United States and around the world. One of the largest charities in America, Operation Blessing provides strategic relief in 39 countries 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.
We put a special emphasis on not only providing physical relief to those in immediate need, but also equipping them with new knowledge to create sustainable solutions to combat poverty. Through hygiene education, life-skills training, community gardens and more, Operation Blessing is committed to being God’s hands and feet in the world. With an “Ask, Don’t Tell” mentality, Operation Blessing’s efforts address the core issues behind poverty, rather than only treating the symptoms.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Jun 11 2019
Active Until: 
Jul 11 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Operation Blessing International
industry: 
Nonprofit