Fall 2024 Logistics Intern

IRC - The International Rescue Committee

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RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Orienting clients to MARTA/ public transportation (to IRC, health clinic, shopping centers) - Assisting Logistics staff to prepare for incoming arrivals - Supporting representatives from various social services agencies to process clients DFCS office / Social Security office - Coordinating transportation and interpreters with Logistics Coordinator to assist newly arrived refugee families to attend core services and medical appointments - Providing general administrative support to Logistics Coordinator including data entry and staff communication - Occasionally transporting and/or accompanying clients to appointments - Submitting intern hours on volunteer dashboard - Other duties as needed and assigned by Logistics Coordinator

Qualifications - Bi-lingual in a relevant language is a plus - Occasional heavy lifting may be requested - Proven ability to work with consideration and respect for cross-cultural differences - Excellent communication and organization skills with attention to detail - Able to work independently and under pressure - Creativity and initiative to follow through on projects - Strong desire to help people and enthusiasm for working in a multi-cultural setting - Computer literacy, preferably with PC systems - A car and valid driver’s license is preferred

REQUIREMENTS:

- Must submit intern hours on volunteer portal. - Must pass a background check. - Commitment of 15 hours per week for a minimum of 3 consecutive months. - Must be at least 18 years old.

This is an in-person role; however, occasional remote/hybrid work may be a possibility. This role will report to the Logistics Coordinator.

Added 8 days ago - Updated 5 hours ago - Source: rescue.org