Transcriptionist/Typist

PostedJuly 23, 2020
DeadlineAugust 21, 2020
PositionPart Time, Paid
SkillsContact
Loom Analytics

About

Loom is extracting metadata from Canadian case law to provide analytics such as win/loss rates and publication times based on factors such as the facts of the case, type of motion or trial and the judge or master who heard the case. These historical statistics are extracted using a combination of machine learning and lawyers.

Job Description

eDecree is a transcription company that serves the legal and insurance industries.

We are currently looking to hire several long term part-time general transcription typists. This job involves the ability to hear pre-recorded audios and type verbatim transcripts. Strong English and typing skills (minimum 80 words per minute) are a must, but previous transcription experience is not a requirement. We will train successful candidates on the work.  The job will require you to come in to our office at Yonge & Sheppard to do the work,  We are located just south of Yonge and Sheppard about a five-minute walk from the Sheppard subway station, and our business hours are 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Job Duties & Expectations

  • Typing verbatim transcripts of court recordings with WPM 80+ (please provide your WPM in your application)
  • Learning and following client house rules (i.e. client-specific preferences in formatting, spelling, capitalization, and editing conventions)
  • Holding all third-party (client) information in the strictest confidentiality
  • Reviewing completed work to identify potential areas of self-improvement

Psychological Requirements

Content being processed contains graphic details of sexual and physical violence.  Successful candidates need to be comfortable with this content.  The interview process will screen for ability to handle such content.

Please note that you will be required to submit a current RCMP criminal background check Level 1 upon hiring.

Application Instructions

Please submit a resume and cover letter through iKrut. Please note that eDecree does not accept emailed, in-person, or applications via phone.

eDecree thanks all applicants, however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted directly.  eDecree welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. We will make our best efforts to provide accommodations for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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