IL Communications Specialist (ASL)

August 30, 2018

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IL Communications Specialist

MERIL is seeking a part-time Independent Living Communications Specialist. This position requires a dynamic individual with a passion to improve the lives of those who are aging or have a disability. The IL Communications Specialist will be responsible for providing direct Independent Living and peer support services to individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, or those who otherwise experience communication barriers. This position will promote the use of assistive technology to help people live independently. The successful candidate must be able to communicate effectively using American Sign Language (ASL). A Bachelor’s degree in a social service field, professional experience working with those who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, and ASL certification are required. Experience with assistive technology is highly desirable. A background check and pre-hire drug test are required. Only non-tobacco users will be considered. Part-time employees have the option to participate in an employer-matched 401(k) plan. MERIL is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Please complete the application for employment at The application, a cover letter, and a current resume should be emailed to This position will remain open until it is filled.

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Deann Young

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