For the last eight years, Arthur has been employed by Keystone Blind Association where he currently works as a Rest Area Attendant. In this position, Arthur is responsible for a variety of tasks including cleaning restrooms, sweeping, refilling supplies, maintaining a daily log book, snow removal and more.
Arthur receives a sense of purpose and pride from his job. He says being able to work and contribute to society, as well as set an example, gives him a reason to wake up and smile every day.
What he appreciates most about his job is that he’s making a contribution to society, despite his physical limitations. Arthur says he enjoys working with the public and his co-workers.
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