TypeWell Transcriber - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Coordinator – Speech-to-Text Services, uses TypeWell techniques in classes, assemblies, meetings, assessment tests and appointments in other UVU departments. Records all information spoken for Deaf or Hard of Hearing individuals in order to facilitate communication between all people involved. Maintains security of confidential information obtained via typing assignments. Maintains and adheres to the TypeWell Code of Conduct. Maintains positive public relations with the students, faculty and staff.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree in a closely related field plus one year of experience related to the Summary of Duties or any combination of education and/or experience related to the Summary of Duties totaling three years.

Preferred Qualifications

Speech-to-text service provider employee must complete Certified TypeWell Transcriber (Novice Level) training and workshop provided by employer (UVU) prior to first day of employment.


Knowledge of computers and computer applications. Knowledge of ethical behavior.


Skill in listening and English writing skills. Skill in interpersonal and public relations.


Ability to type 60+ words per minute.
Ability to capture meaning from spoken information. Ability to work in a school setting.
Ability to work as part of an educational team. Ability to work independently.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Ability to follow written and verbal procedures and instructions.

Pay Range

DOE and Certification

Special Instructions to Applicants

Prior to interview, applicants must complete typing test at www.typewell.com (‘For Transcribers’ tab) and submit coordinator’s email address (mckennja@uvu.edu) as sponsor. Minimum typing score of 60 words per minute required.

Keyword Phrases

  • Accessibility Services
  • TypeWell Transcriber
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Disabled Student Services
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
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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