508 Compliance Specialist (Hybrid Work Schedule) – Must have an active Secret Clearance, Linthicum Heights, MD, Immediate Hire

Job Description

Clearance:  Secret

Job #:  570566852

Synertex LLC is seeking a 508 Compliance Specialist to support a U.S. Federal Government Agency in Linthicum Heights, MD.  This is a hybrid position with 4 days telework and 1 day in the office.


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508 Compliance Specialist

Benefits include 15 days PTO, 11 days Paid Government Holidays, a 401k with 6% matching and an inclusion in our employee profit sharing program.


  • Preparing and testing documents to ensure compliance with Section 508 requirements.
  • Analyze and correct documents for 508 compliance.
  • Using software tools to identify errors in document structure, headings, reading order, images, charts and tables, and hyperlinks.
  • Prepare templates for authors to use in document preparation.
  • Create accessible PDF forms.
  • Evaluate 508 testing tools and new software.
  • Perform copy editing and document formatting as it relates to 508 within the Microsoft suite of products.
  • Touch up images and graphics with Photoshop to ensure they meet 508 color contrast standards.
  • Perform QA/QC on a variety of documents and products.
  • Ensure products meet agency and department branding, logo and 508-compliance guidance.

Mandatory Qualifications

  • 4+ years with Federal 508 compliance experience.
  • 4+ years of editing, proofing, or copy editing technical information.
  • Experience and familiarity with Federal GPO requirements and the Microsoft suite of product.
  • Current on Section 508 policy and federal agency accessibility checklists.
  • Experience with consulting document owners on fixing 508 compliance issues is preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience providing accurate 508 compliant documents.
  • High attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple ongoing activities.
  • Experience working comfortably in a demanding, deadline-oriented environment, with very complex processes and tasks with multiple phases.
  • Demonstrated competence and accuracy in MS Word, PowerPoint, and layout software formatting and revising.
  • Ability to quickly learn and integrate new tools and technologies to meet customer needs.
  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher-level degree).
  • Secret
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