Posted on July 12, 2021
Closes: August 13, 2021
Job Location: Augusta or Falmouth Office
Disability Rights Maine, a progressive non-profit organization whose mission is to ensure autonomy, inclusion, equality, and access for people with disabilities in Maine, has an opening for an attorney to join our ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Team.
DRM is seeking a detail-oriented individual who is committed to enforcing and enhancing the rights of people with disabilities and who possesses strong interpersonal skills to interview people with disabilities, providers and family members in a variety of settings.
The duties include representing people with disabilities in negotiations and meetings, representing the interests of people with disabilities on various boards and commissions, working toward systemic change and presenting training and other public education efforts.
Qualifications include: Law degree, the ability to master regulations and policy; strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written; and a commitment to economic and social justice. The successful candidate will be expected to execute projects with a high degree of independence, while working within DRM’s team-oriented atmosphere. This position includes regular travel throughout Maine.
People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Salary based upon experience.
To apply, send a cover letter and a resume by August 13, 2021.
Chief Financial Officer
Disability Rights Maine
160 Capitol Street, Suite 4
Augusta, ME 04330
DRM is an equal opportunity employer.