Small but growing U.S.-based general transcription service looking for a few more experienced transcriptionists. Please DO NOT apply if you do meet the following requirements:
--3-5+ years of experience as a general transcriptionist
--Word 2010 or higher
--On average, you can transcribe 1 audio hour in 4-5 hours or less
--On average, you can transcribe 30 minutes in 2-3 hours or less
--You have and regularly use Start-Stop or Express Scribe Pro (must be able to take video)
--Ability to turn around 30 minutes same day for our rush work by 7pm Pacific (assignment will be provided either the previous night or the same day by early morning or early afternoon)
--Ability to turn around 60+ minutes for our 24-48-hour turnarounds
--Accuracy, speed, attention to style notes and updates
--You work at home and regularly check email and have Skype and/or Gmail chat
--You must have a PayPal account
--You understand in the transcription business some weeks are very slow while others are very busy
--One or more conversion software tools (an added bonus, but not required)
--Recording software, such as SoundTap (an added bonus, but not required)
--Audio editing or enhancement tools, such as Audacity (an added bonus, but not required)
--You may expect a 1099 at the end of the year
--100% confidentiality with all our transcripts
You may expect hearings, interviews, conference calls, lectures, sermons, seminars, etc. We do not do legal or medical work.
Please include a brief description about your experience in transcription, but please do not submit resumes.
Please review the test materials attached and complete the transcription test for review. The test is not paid.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES do we hire non-native English speakers or outsource to foreign countries. You must be a U.S. resident with English as your native language. You must be able to accommodate the Pacific time zone for turning in your transcripts.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES do we use speech-to-text software and do not allow our typists to use this software because of its known failures to accurately capture the complexities and nuances of speech or punctuate appropriately.
Thank you, and good luck.
There should be four Word documents attached and a link to download the test audio. If there are any problems, let me know. Thanks!
There should be FOUR Word documents attached associated with the test. Thanks.
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Hi, I have extensive experience transcribing legal, medical, academic, and otherwise-technical jargon. Feel free to PM me the transcription test so I can formally apply. Thanks!