Altura Solutions is a small consulting firm specializing in ADA/accessibility compliance that was founded in 2006. The firm has traditionally worked in Texas, but has shifted to a nation-wide focus and is currently working across the country. The firm currently has a staff of four and is looking to grow services and staff.
The Accessibility Consultant will be responsible for assisting with the daily professional consulting services provided by the firm. The candidate will be groomed to become a Registered Accessibility Specialist (RAS) and ADA Consultant. This is a non-design position that will review design documents and conduct inspections for compliance with various accessibility codes.
Existing staff will teach the candidate various accessibility codes such as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Texas Accessibility Standards (TAS), Fair Housing Act (FHA), the International Building Code (IBC), and ICC/ANSI.
The position requires an engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, or planning degree with a minimum of two years of experience in their related field. The ideal candidate has experience working with design codes and the regulatory/permit approval process. The candidate should be looking to leverage their experience to transition into a non-design consulting role.
College degree in architecture, engineering, planning, or landscape architecture
2+ years of experience within the design/development/construction industry;
Excellent verbal and written communications, and presentation skills;
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail;
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Experience in permit approval process (either seeking or granting permits)
Experience interacting with government agencies (Cities, TxDOT, Travis County, TCEQ, etc.)
Advanced Excel. Navigate and modify existing spreadsheets, such as, filtering, sorting, graphing, developing macros, and producing pivot tables.
4111 Medical parkway, Suite 301
Austin, TX 78756