Internal Job Number: P00597UF
The office Disability Access Services is seeking a Transcriber 1. This is a part-time (.49 FTE), 9-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Disability Access Services Director
TypeWell Transcribers provide real-time speech to text services in the classrooms and for out of class activities that are open to students and/or the public. They also provide verbatim transcripts of media to be used in creating open captions for media shown when individuals with a hearing loss are present.
These services are in support of the Disability Access Services mission of accessible programs and services for students, faculty, staff and visitors with disabilities at Oregon State University, as required by State and Federal laws.
The purpose of Disability Access Services (DAS) is to provide equal access to higher education for students with disabilities. The position supports the Division of Student Affairs by actively incorporating the campus compact commitments into the daily activities of service delivery and program support.
The services are designed to be supportive, ensure compliance, and promote the development of student self-advocacy skills while maintaining fundamental academic and technical standards of the University. DAS’s processes are designed to be purposeful, open, just, disciplined, caring and celebrative. DAS serves the mission of OSU by providing access and educational opportunities to a population historically disadvantaged in higher education: students with disabilities.
Minimum Qualifications (Staff) / Guidelines (Faculty):
Typically requires successful completion of the TypeWell Real-Time Transcribing Course with a passing score. If no transcribing services have been provided during the last two years, successful completion of the TypeWell refresher course.
Successful completion of the TypeWell Real-Time Transcribing Course with a passing score. If no transcribing services have been provided during the last two years, successful completion of the TypeWell refresher course.
Ability to work well both independently and cooperatively as a member of a team.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and problem-solve.
TypeWell qualified to use the Math Module of current TW version.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must be able to work hours that correspond to students’ schedules, including evenings and weekends.
At least one year of experience transcribing at the post-secondary level
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Criminal History Check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU STANDARD 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in Youth Programs may have additional Criminal History Checks every 24 months. Offers of employment are contingent upon meeting all minimum qualifications including the Criminal History Check Requirement.
May be required to provide transcribing to area’s within a laboratory and other restricted areas.
Salary (Minimum): $41,664
Salary (Maximum): $70,704
Additional Salary Information: $20.03 - $40.00 hourly