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

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

Janitorial Supervisor

POSITION:       JANITORIAL SUPERVISOR REPORTS TO: Facilities Manager APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, headquartered in downtown San Francisco, is looking for a Full-time Janitorial Supervisor. Role Overview Under the Facility Manager’s supervision, the Janitorial Supervisor oversees the coordination of staff and custodial operations on floors 1-11 of the 1155 LightHouse Building, as … Continue reading Janitorial Supervisor

Summer Academy Mentor

POSITION:        SUMMER ACADEMY MENTOR REPORTS TO:  Transition Program Specialist APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, headquartered in downtown San Francisco, is looking for a seasonal Summer Academy Mentor within our Youth Program to fill a valued role in our growing organization. The purpose is to promote the independence, equality … Continue reading Summer Academy Mentor

Laboratory and Blending Manager

POSITION:                            Laboratory and Blending Manager REPORTS TO:                       Senior Director, Operations APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Open Until Filled LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, headquartered in downtown San Francisco, is looking for a full time Laboratory and Blending Manager (LBM) to fill a valued role in our growing organization at our new state of the art … Continue reading Laboratory and Blending Manager

Shipping Lead – Back up Machine Operator

POSITION:       Shipping Lead – Back up Machine Operator REPORTS TO:  Plant Manager, Assistant Plant Manager APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled The LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, headquartered in downtown San Francisco, is looking for Shipping Lead – Backup Machine Operator to oversee and assist with all Shipping & Receiving, Material Handling, Machine Operator and Forklift operator … Continue reading Shipping Lead – Back up Machine Operator

Shipping Clerk

POSITION:        Shipping Clerk (SC) REPORTS TO:  Plant Manager, Assistant Plant Manager APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled The LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, headquartered in downtown San Francisco, is looking for Shipping Clerk who will perform Shipping & Receiving duties, Material Handling and Forklift Operator work. Role Overview The LightHouse is … Continue reading Shipping Clerk