Download the Job Description Template
Download an MIT Job Description template with directions, a blank template for your own use, and a sample completed Job Description below.
To comply with regulations by the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), the principal duties in job descriptions must be essential to the job. To identify essential functions, focus on the purpose and the result of the duties rather than the manner in which they are performed. The following definition applies: a job function is essential if removal of that function would fundamentally change the job.