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Complaints and Disabilities Coordinator

Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado 80523
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Colorado State University’s Office of Equal Opportunity is seeking a Complaints and Disabilities Coordinator to assist with the University’s management of discrimination, sexual harassment and harassment complaints and provide consultation to employees with disabilities. Primary duties include: provide guidance and address discrimination, sexual harassment and harassment complaints, including under the informal and formal processes; and, evaluate employees to determine if they are individuals with disabilities and assist to determine and implement reasonable accommodations. Adherence to confidentiality is critical.
The Coordinator reports to the Director of the Office of Equal Opportunity. This is a 12-month full-time administrative professional position.


The Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) supports Colorado State University’s commitment to promote human and intellectual diversity by fostering an inclusive environment for all members of the University community. OEO ensures the University’s obligations of equal access and equal opportunity in education and employment for all faculty, staff and students through the application and implementation of policies, procedures and practices that are equitable, transparent and understood by members of the University community. We are an office that values collegiality. Ongoing and positive interactions among OEO staff and with faculty, staff, and students who contribute to our office’s supportive and open culture of inquiry, as well as our commitment to collaboration and professional development.

Colorado State University (CSU) is a premier public research university established in 1870 as the land-grant institution for the State of Colorado. The University is committed to equity and inclusive excellence, setting the standard for public research universities in education, research, and engagement for the benefit of the citizens of Colorado, the United States, and the world. Student enrollment is approximately 34,000, and the University employs more than 7,200 staff including academic faculty, administrative professionals, and classified staff. As a premier land-grant university for the 21st century, CSU is addressing and solving the great global challenges of our time.

CSU is located in the city of Fort Collins, a dynamic community with a population of approximately 165,000. Situated 65 miles north of Denver at the western edge of the Great Plains and at the base of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Fort Collins is a gateway to world-class skiing, hiking, fishing, climbing, and biking. With an average of 300 days of sunshine per year and low humidity, Fort Collins residents enjoy pleasant weather year-round. Indoor and outdoor activities are enjoyable in every season. Colorado has earned a worldwide reputation as an area that offers an unparalleled lifestyle, and Fort Collins represents the very best of Colorado with top award rankings from Forbes for Best Place for Business/Careers, Gallup Well Being Index for Healthiest Mid-Size City in America, CBS Moneywatch List of Top 10 Best Places to Retire, Outside Magazine Best Towns in America, among other select recognitions: http://www.fcgov.com/fcfacts.


Required Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in a field demonstrating work with employment issues, including specifically equal access and opportunity, complaints of discrimination or harassment and disabilities, such as Employment or Labor Law, Human Resources, etc.
  • Two years of professional experience working in the areas of equal access and equal opportunity.
  • Experience with investigations and writing reports.
  • Strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with staff, faculty and students in academic and administrative departments and offices.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to access, equity and equal employment opportunity procedures, and diversity and inclusion principles and their application to working with employees.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and perform professionally.
  • Must possess imagination, creativity, and a high level of self-motivation.
  • Must possess strong attention to accuracy and detail.
  • Demonstrated experience creating and delivering presentations.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office.


Preferred Job Qualifications:

  • A Juris Doctor or Master’s degree. Preference for degree in a field demonstrating work with affirmative action, equal opportunity, equal access and disabilities.
  • Experience with mediation, facilitation or conflict resolution techniques.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of federal and Colorado state laws, regulations, executive orders, court decisions, and issues in the areas of equal employment opportunity, equal access, affirmative action and disabilities.
  • Demonstrated experience conducting complex investigations and writing investigation reports.
  • Work experience in an institution of higher education or a large and complex organization.
  • Experience working with a database tracking complaints.


Posted: 2019-08-27 Expires: 2019-09-26

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Complaints and Disabilities Coordinator

Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado 80523

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