Project Associate – Accessibility Services

Full Time
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Berkeley

We are seeking a Project Associate to support our work in Community Accessible Design and Planning Services. You will work directly with project managers to develop ADA Title II Self-Evaluation and Transition Plans and other related work products. You’ll also work as a team member to support projects and deliver high-quality work products in a dynamic environment. 

Responsibilities

  • Working with the team to develop Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Title II Self-Evaluation and Transition Plans
  • Conducting site evaluations of buildings, parks, and the public right-of-way for adherence to ADA Title II Standards and other relevant accessibility regulations and guidelines.
  • Analyzing policy and plans for adherence to ADA Title II Regulations
  • Completing GIS analysis and mapping.

Qualifications

Desired Qualities

  • High level of autonomy with strong team orientation
  • Managing time and coordinating with team to develop work products
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to implement systems for developing work products
  • Technical writing skills
  • Professional demeanor, positive attitude and willingness to learn new skills
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent proofreading and document production skills
  • Strong sense of responsibility and dedication to carry tasks through to completion

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • GIS Proficiency
  • SQL and Python skills preferred.
  • Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite and AutoCAD is desirable
  • Existing knowledge and comprehension of ADA Title II is desirable