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Job ID: 170293

Accessibility Services Coordinator
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Oct. 25, 2021
Title Accessibility Services Coordinator
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Accessibility Resources
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coordinator
  • Student Services

Position Summary
Accessibility Resources invites applications for the temporary, Accessibility Services Coordinator position. In this role, you ensure all students have equitable access to all programs, services, and benefits the University at Buffalo has to offer.

Your responsibilities will include:
Support testing services to include reviewing requests, scheduling exams and proctoring
Provide a safe, welcoming, and comfortable approach to inquiries that values disability as a vital contribution to diversity
Coordinate accessibility services based on the understanding of a complex set of service components and procedures through multiple individual service contacts
Support aspects of lecture notetaking services including recruiting, training, service evaluation, and payment processing
Provide support for Auxiliary Aids and Services; convert print to etext, sign language, real-time captioning services and/or video captioning
Screen, review and approve reasonable accommodation requests that are consistent with documented service and history

Our team recognizes the advantages diverse perspectives and backgrounds bring to the workplace. We are particularly interested in candidates who share this value and will work to achieve the university’s goals of inclusive excellence.

Outstanding Benefits
Working at UB offers world-class benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards such as health and retirement plans, training opportunities and access to recreational resources. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. We focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal life, and academic pursuits in an effort to support work-life effectiveness.

About Student Life
As a member of Student Life, you will join service professionals, all driven by one shared set of values designed to help ensure students’ well-being, create a safe and supportive environment and promote student success. In Student Life, growth is a shared passion. We aim for excellence, thinking big and going bold. We pursue our goals tenaciously while stewarding the student experience. We build communities and advance diversity in all forms. We encourage discovery and celebrate success.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree
The ability to handle complex and highly detailed duties in a rapid environment
Strong administrative, organizational, written and oral communications skills
Proficiency using Microsoft Office and Zoom
Preferred Qualifications
Experience working with students with disabilities.
Computer proficiency using database records management

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