Lead Speech-to-Text Transcriber - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Provides TypeWell transcribing for individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing. Mentors new transcribers and develops skill options for transcribers. Assists the Coordinator of Speech-to-Text Services as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree in a related field of study OR any combination of education and experience related to the Summary of Duties totaling four years.

Preferred Qualifications

Min qualifications: TypeWell certification. Must type 70 words per minute or faster.


Knowledge of TypeWell transcribing procedures and code of conduct, policies and procedures.
Knowledge of communication access services in a post-secondary environment.
Knowledge of computers for transcribing post-secondary educational classes.
Knowledge of federal and state disability and confidentiality laws (ADA, Section 504, FERPA, etc.).


Skill with higher education transcribing.
Skill typing at a net speed of at least 70 wpm.
Skill with time management, critical thinking, and problem solving.


Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Ability to work in a team environment and maintain professional behavior at all times, work with computers and software including the Microsoft Office suite.

Pay Range

$30,109 to $40,145

Special Instructions to Applicants

To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
Application materials become the property of UVU.
For questions contact Human Resources at uvu.jobs@uvu.edu

Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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