As agencies transition to a technology-driven workflow, VIQ Solutions is a leader in providing transcription and editing services to various industries to include criminal justice, law enforcement, legal, corporate finance, and insurance. As a contract transcriptionist/editor you will listen to audio recordings, strictly adhering to style guides, to independently produce accurate transcripts. Each day you will encounter new and diverse content and have opportunities to apply and expand your general knowledge. This exciting opportunity provides a first-hand view of the legal system.
As an independent contractor for VIQ Solutions, you will set your own schedule, determine how much you work and when and where you perform the work. As a contract transcriptionist/editor you will receive guidance from our supportive, in-office team whenever you need it.
Work on your own schedule, as many hours as you want.
Grow your business at your own pace.
Have open access to work 24/7.
Save on daycare, gas, and other expenses you may have when working outside the home.
Production incentives are awarded for new contractors.
Essential Selection Criteria
Excellent listening skills
Outstanding literacy skills, including comprehension, spelling, and grammar
Able to consistently follow formatting and/or style guidelines
Reliable and punctual
Able to maintain accuracy while providing a quick turnaround time (as required by the project)
Able to pass a background check
Must be a US citizen. Currently, this opportunity is not available to Massachusetts or California residents.
Experience transcribing and/or editing legal content, including police recordings and court hearings, will be well regarded but is not essential.
Candidates without transcription experience who meet the above criteria are capable, enthusiastic, and quick to learn are encouraged to apply.
Technology is at the heart of our company. To utilize our global, cutting-edge transcription technology, you will need:
PC or laptop with a minimum of 8 GB RAM
Noise-canceling quality headphones are recommended
Windows 10 (If you are not sure of which version of Windows you have, one way you can check is by pressing Windows logo key + R, type: winver, then selecting OK)
Antivirus program with daily virus definition updates (Except Webroot antivirus)
Infinity Foot Pedal
Rates are paid via audio minute. Payments are made twice monthly via direct deposit.
This position is currently not accepting applications.
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