Job Category

Typing, Data Entry, Transcription


Pay

$12-$15 per hour ($0.05 per word transcribed). As typing skills, speed and ability to turn around jobs efficiently and quickly improve, typists can earn more than $15 per hour.


Company
speakwrite - transcription jobs

 


Requirements

General Typist Applicants

  • Possess a minimum of 24 months of word processing or transcription experience, not more than five years previous to the date of application. (General office experience, data entry experience, accounting experience, etc. are not sufficient.)
  • Have specific experience in and good working knowledge of the set-up of formal correspondence, reports, etc.
  • Have a good working knowledge of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word 2007/2010, including advanced formatting features.

Legal Typist Applicants

  • Possess a minimum of 24 months of increasingly responsible legal work in a law firm, not more than five years previous to the date of application.
  • Have specific experience in and a good working knowledge of the set-up of legal pleadings, agreements, court headings, interrogatories, deposition summaries, formal correspondence, etc.
  • Have a good working knowledge of the proper format of legal citations.
  • Have a good working knowledge of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word 2007/2010, including advanced formatting features.

Technology

  • Personal Computer (PC) with at least 1 GB of RAM running Windows 7 (not compatible with Windows 10) with the following software applications installed (no MACs or tablets):
    • Fully Licensed Microsoft Word 2007 or newer (trial licensed versions are not acceptable)
    • Internet Browser software – Microsoft Internet Explorer v8.0 or higher
    • Adobe Acrobat Reader version v8.0 or higher
    • Windows Media Player v10, 11 or 12
  • Sound card and earphones to listen to the dictation.
  • Printer – (An inkjet or laser printer, properly set and cabled to work with your computer.)
  • Foot Pedal – As a SpeakWrite typist you will need a foot pedal to operate the playback of dictated material.
  • A reliable internet connection with similar or greater bandwidth as a DSL connection.

Note: SpeakWrite software is not compatible with the MAC operating system. All typists must conduct their work on a Windows machine (not Windows 10 compatible).

  • Once you are approved, you also need to get a Foot Pedal.

How to Apply

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