Adaptations Sales Associates Provide Winning Customer Service

One in a series of staff profiles. “Did you know that Dave bought the large Magnabrite magnifier for his nautical maps?” asked Starr. “For his sailing trip down to San Diego?” Ben replied. Starr responded, “Yea, of course, though I bet he’ll end up in Mexico.” Ben and Starrly (who also goes by Starr), are … Continue reading Adaptations Sales Associates Provide Winning Customer Service

Jamey Gump Leads Our Youth Program

One in a series of staff profiles. “Life is something you need to enjoy,” opines James “Jamey” Gump, “I help my students reach their goals by making our events as fun as possible.” Jamey, LightHouse’s Youth Services Coordinator, works tirelessly to create and implement programming for our youth and transitional age (young adult) students. Jamey … Continue reading Jamey Gump Leads Our Youth Program

Gilberto Melendez Brings Warmth and Eagerness to Serve the LightHouse

This is another in our continuing series of staff profiles which feature the people who make up the Lighthouse. “My trip to Nicaragua completed a circle. It was spectacular. It was life,” LightHouse afternoon Receptionist Gilberto Melendez responded when asked about a recent visit to Nicaragua to visit family. Gilberto [pronounced: Hill-bear-toe] regularly interjects metaphors … Continue reading Gilberto Melendez Brings Warmth and Eagerness to Serve the LightHouse

We’ve got the Coolest Braille Instructor – And You Can Learn Braille from Her at Any Age

The following is one in a series of LightHouse staff profiles –Ed. LightHouse Braille Instructor Divina Fontanilla Carlson never backs down from a challenge; whether overcoming personal obstacles or doggedly helping her students defy their own perceptions of their limitations. Every time she works with a new braille student she demonstrates her zeal for success. … Continue reading We’ve got the Coolest Braille Instructor – And You Can Learn Braille from Her at Any Age

Administrative Assistant, Rehab at Enchanted Hills Camp

JOB DESCRIPTION POSITION:                Administrative Assistant, Rehab/EHC REPORTS TO:         Director Rehabilitation and Enchanted Hills Camp DEPARTMENT(s):  Deaf-Blind/Enchanted Hills STATUS:                   FT Non-Exempt WC:                            CLERICAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:  The Program Associate (PA) will support day-to-day operations within two LightHouse programs, the Deaf-Blind Telecommunications Project and Enchanted Hills Camp for the Blind. Together, both programs are looking for … Continue reading Administrative Assistant, Rehab at Enchanted Hills Camp

Database Administrator

SUMMARY OF POSITION:                     The Database Administrator will support day-to-day operations within the LightHouse Salesforce database, and contribute to its ongoing development. We are now in our third year of a customized programs-based Salesforce deployment with 60+ staff users. The successful candidate will have experience providing excellent user/customer support and working collaboratively to improve processes … Continue reading Database Administrator

Access Technology Coordinator, Deaf-Blind Program

POSITION:          Access Technology Coordinator, Deaf-Blind Program REPORTS TO:      Deaf-Blind Services Coordinator STATUS:               Exempt WC CLASS:          Teacher JOB PURPOSE: The Access Technology Coordinator, Deaf-Blind Program (ATC-DB) works directly with the Deaf-Blind Services Coordinator and an off-site team of Deaf-Blind Access Technology Trainers to provide telecommunication equipment (per the federal Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Equipment … Continue reading Access Technology Coordinator, Deaf-Blind Program

Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Access Coordinator

POSITION:        Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Access Coordinator, NDBEDP Program REPORTS TO:     Deaf-Blind Services Coordinator STATUS:             Exempt WC CLASS:                 Teacher JOB PURPOSE: The Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Access Coordinator (DBTAC) works directly with the Deaf-Blind Services Coordinator and an off-site team of Deaf-Blind Access Technology Trainers to provide telecommunication equipment (per the federal Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Equipment Program guidelines) and training … Continue reading Deaf-Blind Telecommunication Access Coordinator

Facilities Manager

JOB DESCRIPTION POSITION:               Facilities Manager REPORTS TO:         Director of Facilities STATUS:                   Full-time, Exempt WC CLASS:              Clerical If you’re looking for a unique Facilities Manager position in a diverse nonprofit culture, you may have just found it! The LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, located in downtown San Francisco, is looking for … Continue reading Facilities Manager