Accessibility Coordinator

Employer
Texas A&M University - Central Texas
Location
Killeen TAMUCT
Closing date
Oct 22, 2021

Job Details

Job location: Killeen TAMUCT


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-07-14
Req: R-039712
Job Title

Accessibility Coordinator

Agency

Texas A&M University - Central Texas

Department

Technology Enhanced Learning

Proposed Minimum Salary

$16.90 hourly

Job Location

Killeen, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

The Accessibility Coordinator, under general supervision, develops, implements, supports, and maintains the University’s Electronic and Information Resources (EIR) accessibility rules and procedures, and serves as the central point of contact for EIR accessibility issues and solutions.
Responsibilities:
-Arranges and leads Texas Administrative Codes (TAC) Accessibility Workgroup meetings to develop, implement, support, publish, and maintain the University’s EIR accessibility rules and procedures.
-Coordinates EIR accessibility compliance testing and reporting, and develops or recommends accessibility training.
-Consults with administrators and EIR procurement staff members to ensure that accessibility requirements are incorporated into EIR procurement processes.
-Plans, monitors, and coordinates EIR accessibility activities. Develops EIR accessibility strategies and implementations plans.
-Provides leadership and guidance, and acts as a liaison to functional areas where EIR is developed or procured. Recommends best practices of EIR accessibility for new and existing technologies, including software, hardware, web-based applications, and documents.
-Builds support for EIR accessibility among faculty, staff, and stakeholders through presentations, training facilitation, and consultation on accessibility related topics.
Education and Experience:
-High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.
-Two years of related experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
-Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications. Knowledge of Federal and State regulations related to the accessibility of electronic and information resources.
-Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Excellent customer service skills. Ability to work with sensitive information and maintain confidentiality.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

Organization

Read our Diversity Profile Texas A&M University-Central Texas offers a unique and exciting opportunity to be part of a growing and vibrant institution!  We are a military friendly, upper level institution offering 24 Bachelor’s and 16 Graduate degrees.  The university prepares students for lifelong learning through excellence in teaching, service, and scholarship.  Our campus is located at State Highway 195 and 201 in Killeen, 1001 Leadership Place.TAMUCT bldg [square]

The student population at A&M-Central Texas is diverse and growing, currently serving over 2,600 students. Classes are offered at our beautiful new campus, online, and at several convenient sites; including Fort Hood and Hutto in order to accommodate both full-time and part-time students. The University serves the entire Central Texas region, providing a wide-range of distinguished academic programs that foster excellence and achievement through lifelong learning and civic engagement. For more information about our Warrior Nation, visit www.tamuct.edu.

TAMUCT students in labThank you for your interest in employment with Texas A&M University-Central Texas. We are committed to providing prompt, courteous and friendly service. Explore these exciting opportunities available at Texas A&M University-Central Texas.

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