Job Summary

Provides specialized interpretation/transcription services to students, staff, and visitors to the University.

Job Functions

  • Provides specialized interpretation/transcription services in classes, University- sponsored workshops, concerts, plays/theatrical presentations, University- sponsored community activities, counseling center appointments, conferences, etc.
  • Prepares for interpretation services by researching subject(s), reading textbooks and articles, watch videos, preview plays, and rehearse musical interpretations.
  • Assists with providing basic sign language instruction and training sessions in the use of TTY for University personnel as needed.
  • Transcribes subject material and edits transcripts to ensure clarity and accuracy.
  • Supervises, mentors, schedules, and evaluates interpreting/transcribing student interns and mentoring students.
  • Works with University committees to develop programs dealing with issues regarding accessibility to the University community.
  • Presents, hosts, and attends field-related workshops.
  • Attends national, regional, and local field-related conferences.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

High school degree or equivalent and a minimum of six years experience in interpreting and completion of transcribing training. Excellent interpersonal, organizational and time management skills. Good typing and proofreading skills.

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Student Service

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Technical (non-supervisory)

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