Assistive Technology Specialist
-Permanent full-time position.
-Professional and supportive team
-Performs specialized technical work
The Lions Center for the Blind is a leading East Bay service provider to blind and vision impaired individuals. We seek a suitably qualified Assistive Technology Specialist based at our Oakland, California office.
-Maintains programs and systems and assures that the center is in compliance with issues involving assistive technology standards
-Serves as resource person to clients and staff
-Works with staff to assist with program design procedures
-Keeps abreast of new assistive technology software and hardware
-Trains clients and staff on the application of the assistive technology
-Coordinates with staff to keep assistive technology program working effectively
-Utilizes Braille embossers and translation software for various needs of the center
-Performs related duties as required
Education and experience
-Bachelor degree in a technology related field is preferred. At least two years experience in a technology support position.
-Strong assistive technology skills.
-Experience with blind and visually impaired individuals and within the field of assistive technology is preferred.
-Ability to communicate with clients and staff in the maintenance of the program.
This is an exciting opportunity for a vibrant professional to join a supportive and dedicated team. Please send your resume and cover letter to:
Salary is based on experience.