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Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance Manager

Apply now Job no: 540270
Work type: Management (MPP)
Location: Fullerton
Categories: MPP, Administrative, At-Will, Full Time

Job Title

Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance Manager


Administrator I




Risk Management


Vice President, Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion

Salary Range

Classification Range $3,938 - $11,703 per month

(Hiring range depending on qualifications, not anticipated to exceed $7,200 - $8,800 per month)

Appointment Type


Time Base

Full Time

Work Schedule

Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

About CSUF

Standing on 241 acres in the heart of Southern California, the University was founded in 1957 and has grown into a population of over 40,000 students. As Titans, we believe that diverse perspectives deepen our understanding. We are committed to giving students the support they need to graduate, while responding to California’s revolving work force needs. At Cal State Fullerton we strive for continual improvement of students, staff, faculty, and administrators through orientations, training programs, and professional development opportunities. As part of the Titan Community, you have access to many campus facilities and services including but not limited to the Grand Central Art Center in Santa Ana, the Arboretum and Botanical Garden at Cal State Fullerton, cultural events and performances in the Clayes Performing Arts Center, Cal State Fullerton Athletics sports events, Titan Recreation Center, and the Employee Wellness Program.

Job Summary

It is an exciting time to join Cal State Fullerton as we are an in demand comprehensive University that is driven to shape the future of education and foster a vibrant community of diverse students, faculty, staff, and administrators who uphold values of inclusive excellence, free speech, and an environment free from discrimination. We are continuously seeking individuals from various career disciplines that share the University’s mission and core values. We warmly welcome you to consider joining the Titan Community where minds expand and opportunities flourish.  

About the Position: 

The Office of University Risk Management supports the University and its strategic goals by developing strategies to enhance scholarly and creative activity and the provision of programs that meet the evolving needs of our students, community and region while mitigating any corresponding risks. We seek an exceptional individual to join our team as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance Manager (Administrator I).  The ideal candidate in this role should have a positive attitude, an active, energetic mind, and a leadership style that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness.

Under the guidance from the Director of Risk Management, the ADA Compliance Manager will support the academic mission of the University through Executive Order 1111. This position will be committed to providing a diverse and supportive academic and work environment that facilitates learning, teaching, working and conducting research for all students, employees and visitors. The position will ensure that individuals with disabilities shall have equal access to and the opportunity to participate in CSU programs, activities, and services. Administers all aspects of campus-wide compliance with federal and state disability laws and regulations, as well as University policies and procedures pertaining to protections for persons with disabilities. The position interprets law and policies, acts as liaison for the campus disabled community and the public, provides training, oversees accommodation requests and appeals, assesses the physical environment, serves as the campus central authority expert and ensures that funding is available to the campus and the appropriate departments overseeing and administering accommodations. This position complies with the Executive Orders 1096 and 1097 ensuring that such policies and procedures are posted on appropriate websites and that information regarding these policies and procedures are accessible and available to all students, employees, and visitors. Manages the oversight of the University's ADA budget. This position will consult with the Office of General Counsel when issues arise regarding compliance with laws, regulations, and policy concerning disability support and accommodations. Other duties as assigned.

Diversity Statement

A Diversity Statement is required below, please be sure to address the following as a minimum. Please add additional information as you see necessary and applicable:

• What diversity means to you.

• A description of your experiences with a diverse range of individuals.

• A description of how issues of diversity have impacted you personally or professionally.

Essential Qualifications

Master's Degree required and at least five years professional experience, working in a closely related field in a professional setting, which may have included working with individuals with disabilities to ensure access in areas as public accommodations, transportation, communication, education, employment, and/or work in regulatory compliance with an emphasis on disability. The candidate must have extensive knowledge of Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity and Civil Rights laws and regulations; deep understanding of employment and ADA laws, as well as ethical issues in higher education; strong management and planning skills; excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to gather, organize, analyze, and report and communicate on complex issues and information to all levels of management and administrators in a clear and concise manner both written and verbal; ability to analyze and apply sound principles and standards in completing highly complex and technical assignments; ability to policy, procedures and legal concepts to issues; ability to analyze legislation, regulations and policies regarding federal and state laws pertaining to individuals with disabilities; ability to present recommendations clearly and logically; ability to conduct research independently, compile relevant information, summarize findings and apply possess excellent skills in complex decision making on critical issues; and establish and maintain relationships with various University stakeholders; excellent interpersonal skills to work independently with all levels of University personnel, including management and faculty, and to facilitate agreement on issues and corrective actions; work experience with ADA compliance in higher education or government is desirable.  

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily and is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to complete the background check satisfactorily may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.  

Preferred Qualifications

Juris Doctor or other advanced degree in related areas and/or equivalent experience/training is desirable. Arbitration skills.

Required Certification

A Valid California Driver's License.

Special Working Conditions

Notice of Non-Discrimination on the Basis of Gender or Sex and Contact Information for Title IX Coordinator

Additional Information

California State University, Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment where students, staff, administrators, and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University’s strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.

As of January 1, 2022, the CSU Out-of-State Employment Policy prohibits the hiring of employees to perform CSU-related work outside the state of California.

The person holding this position is considered a general mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and must comply with the requirement outlined in CSU Executive Order 1083, revised July 21, 2017.

This position is designated as a Campus Security Authority (CSA) position under the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. CSAs are responsible for reporting allegations of Clery Act Crimes reported to them or that they witness. CSA training is required.

Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.
If you are applying for a staff position, please note that you are not eligible to work concurrently in a staff position and an Academic Student position such as a Graduate Assistant, Teaching Associate, Instructional Student Assistant, or Student Assistant position.

Regular attendance is considered an essential job function; the inability to meet attendance requirements may preclude the employee from retaining employment.

Employee/applicant who applies for a position may be required to successfully complete job-related performance test(s) as part of the selection process.  

Online application/resume must be received by electronic submission on the final filing date by 9:00 PM (Pacific Standard Time)/midnight (Eastern Standard Time). Applicants who fail to complete all sections of the online application form will be disqualified from consideration. 
California State University, Fullerton is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (i.e., H1-B Visas).


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Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act Notification:
Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the current Annual Security Report (ASR) is available for viewing at: https://hr.fullerton.edu/risk-management/clery-act/. This report contains the current security and safety-related policy statements, emergency preparedness and evacuation information, crime prevention and sexual assault prevention information, and drug and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains statistics of Clery Act crimes for California State University, Fullerton for the last three (3) calendar years. Paper copies are available upon request at the CSUF Police Department.


Notice of Availability of the Annual Fire Safety Report (AFSR)
In addition, pursuant to the Higher Education Opportunity Act, the AFSR is also available at https://hr.fullerton.edu/risk-management/clery-act/. The purpose of this report is to disclose statistics for fires that occurred within California State University, Fullerton housing facilities for the last three (3) calendar years, and to distribute fire safety policies and procedures intended to promote safety on campus. A paper copy of the AFSR is available upon request by contacting the Housing Office located at The Housing & Residential Engagement Main Office.