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The U.S. Access Board seeks Accessibility Specialists (GS 9/11/12) to serve in its Office of Technical and Information Services as indicated in vacancy announcements on the USAJobs.gov website. Chosen candidates will be responsible for providing technical assistance and training to the public on accessibility standards for buildings and facilities issued under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) and new Access Board standards for medical diagnostic equipment. They also will assist in preparing published guidance on these standards and in the periodic review and update of the standards. Several candidates may be selected.
Current or former federal employees who qualify as status candidates, candidates eligible under the Veterans Employment Opportunity Act, the Career Transition Assistance Plan, or the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan, and candidates eligible for special hiring authorities (e.g., Schedule A appointment for persons with disabilities, or covered by an Interchange Agreement) or who are eligible for Veterans’ Recruitment Appointment (GS-9 and GS-11 only), should respond to Vacancy Announcement 19-AB-1. All other candidates should respond to Vacancy Announcement 19-AB-2-P. Applications are due February 19, 2019.
For further information, contact the Applicant Call Center at (304) 480-7300 or by email at ACCESSBOARDINQUIRIES@fiscal.treasury.gov