Are you skilled in Braille transcription and looking for a remote opportunity? Crawford Technologies is offering a chance to join their team as a Braille Transcriber, helping to produce high-quality Braille output for various document types, including confidential and secure documents, all while working from the comfort of your own home.
- Department: Accessibility – Production
- Employment Type: Full Time
- Location: Remote, U.S.
- Workplace Type: Fully remote
- Compensation: $32,000 – $45,000 per year
Crawford Technologies is a growing company that values its team’s stability during economically challenging times. As a Certified Braille Transcriber, you will play a vital role in ensuring documents are accurately transcribed into Braille, following the guidelines set by the Braille Authority of North America (BANA).
- Transcribe documents from various input types into contracted and uncontracted Braille following BANA guidelines.
- Transcribe a wide range of materials into Braille, including health and financial documents, manuals, communications, forms, and tests.
- Work on personal and confidential documents while adhering to security principles, such as PCI and SOC2 with Hi-Trust.
- Transcribe documents from scanned material.
- Edit scanned files, correcting misspellings, scanner malfunctions, and punctuation errors.
- Proofread and ensure the accuracy of transcribed materials.
- Develop the team’s proficiency in BANA guidelines and transcription best practices.
Alternate Format Transcription:
- Possess knowledge of alternate format rules and guidelines in compliance with industry standards and Crawford Technologies’ standards.
- Assist in transcribing documents into large print, audio, and e-text formats.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
Skills, Knowledge, and Expertise:
- Proficiency in the Duxbury Braille Translator or other transcription software, as well as office software.
- Spanish transcription skills are required.
- Transcription of foreign language materials.
- Ability to create tactile graphics according to BANA guidelines and knowledge of associated software like Corel Draw and/or Tiger.
- Strong attention to detail.
Experience, Education, and Certifications:
- A minimum of 5 years of experience as a transcriber.
- Experience in transcribing complex documents.
- Transcription of higher-level math is an asset.
- UEB technical certification (CNIB) is also an asset.
What’s in it for You?
- Benefits: Health care, vision, dental, and life insurance.
- Career Development: Opportunities for advancement as the company grows.
- Flexible Work Schedule
- Work-from-Home Opportunity
About Crawford Technologies:
Crawford Technologies is a globally recognized provider of high-value solutions for high-volume documents. They have assisted more than 1,800 organizations worldwide in reducing costs, simplifying processes, and streamlining essential transactional communications. Their suite of software solutions and services allows clients to meet their customers’ demands for instant access to information.
If you’re an experienced Braille Transcriber looking for a remote role with an innovative and growing company, this opportunity at Crawford Technologies might be the perfect fit for you.