Job Opening: Assistive Technology Specialist, Lions Blind Center

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:

Roberto Gonzalez

Salary is based on experience.