Wright State University Disability Resource Specialist in Dayton, Ohio

Posting Information

Job Summary/Basic Function

Support the essential operations of ODS by coordinating ADA-mandated student services and managing daily department functions & processes. Facilitate the delivery and quality of direct services to students by managing student employees and coordinating contracted services. Maintain all ODS financial accounts and transactions.

Minimum Qualifications

Associates degree with minimum of 3 years experience working in the field of disability services in higher education

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelors with 5 years experience in the field of working with people with disabilities in higher education

Essential Functions and percent of time

Coordinate peer note taker program and reader/writer services for students with disabilities. Recruit, train, and supervise student employees. Monitor quality of work, approve student time sheets, monitor e-mails and phone calls during evenings and weekends to respond to urgent reader/writer and note taker concerns. 30%

Support ODS staff by coordinating daily front office operations. Directly supervise 3-6 front office student employee Office Assistants. Manage 10+ professional staff calendars, provide phone line coverage, and open and distribute all incoming mail. Maintain confidential student records and file room. Work with supervisor to follow record retention schedule for archiving student files. Assist supervisor with special projects/events. 20%

Coordinate contracted interpreter and C-print services for students who are Deaf or hard of hearing for academic activities and university-sponsored events. Distribute service request procedures to other University departments that need to request contracted services. Reviews all service requests and ensures all appropriate requests are fulfilled. Reviews invoices for accuracy and delivers to Accounts Payable for processing. Manage other contracted services, including: consultant services, database maintenance, transcription services, etc. 25%

Track, manage, and reconcile the ODS budget totaling over $1 million/year (including over 40 foundation accounts) to include: Analyze expenditures and project areas of impact within the budget. Consult with the Student Affairs Business Manager to resolve financial/accounting discrepancies. Maintain all departmental financial records, accounts payable and receivable. Audit accounts regularly to ensure accuracy and compliance with University policies. Manage records of all services performed by ODS student workers. Calculate and processes charge-backs to student client for applicable student services. Creates invoices for services provided to external entities. 25%

Working Conditions

Office environment – ability to occasionally lift up to 40 pounds. Frequently uses computer and phone.

To preserve the safety and security of the campus community and to maintain the integrity of university operations, it is the policy of Wright State University before making an employment offer conduct various background checks, such as a criminal record, credit history when job related and/or education verifications. Additionally, an administrative review shall be conducted whenever the university learns that an employee is charged with or convicted of a crime (except for minor vehicle violations).

Frequently asked questions related to background checks may be found on the human resources website at http://www.wright.edu/human-resources.

Effective July 1, 2017, per Policy 7230 Wright State University is tobacco-free. Tobacco use, including the sale, advertising sampling and distribution of tobacco products and tobacco related items is prohibited in all university facilities, on all university owned or leased grounds, university owned or operated residence halls and apartments, and at all university sponsored events regardless of location. Tobacco use is also prohibited in all university vehicles or on any equipment owned, leased or operated by Wright State University. This policy applies to anyone on campus including students, faculty, staff, visitors, consultants, vendors, patients, volunteers, and contractor employees.

Faculty Rank or Job Title: Disability Resource Specialist

Job Category: Administrative (exempt/non-exempt)

Department: Office of Disability Services

Equity & Inclusion No.: 18P038

Position FTE: 100%

Minimum Annual or Hourly Rate: $30,000

Salary Band: UC S02

Posting Date: 04/13/2018

First Consideration Date: 04/19/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes