DISABILITY RESOURCES ASSISTANT

Location
Athens
Posted
May 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Summary The Alternative Media Assistant assists the Alternative Media Specialist with the day-to-day operations of the Alternative Media Office. The ideal candidate will adhere to existing production standards and deadlines, work well with others, and maintain a professional work environment. Tasks will include assisting the Alternative Media Specialist with the following tasks: *Manage the Alternative Media Production Queue *Process Alternative Media Requests *Maintain Alternative Text equipment inventory *Prepare Alternative Text equipment for distribution to students *Assist students with Alternative Text equipment and software needs *Maintain a clean and organized office room *Retrieve student information from and archive data to DRC student database *Assist with office tours and assist departmental presentations *Research and share new developments in alternative text and assistive technology *Train new Production Assistant hires *Coordinate our Reader staff by monitoring textbook deadlines, reassigning pages and chapters as needed, and performing quality control This position is also cross-trained in other areas of the Disability Resource Center, including Accommodated Testing, Closed Captioning, and front desk responsibilities. Minimum Qualifications Completion of an Associate's degree in appropriate field; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.