CLOSED CAPTIONIST

KUSI NEWS is looking for a part-time closed captionist for nights and weekends.

Job requirements: 1+ years captioning experience (TV broadcast captioning experience a +) College degree preferred. Create closed captioning for pre-recorded and live programming. Transcribe source material into caption files, and formats text into appropriate captioning styles. Research Internet and other sources for correct spellings, terms, and information to ensure accuracy when creating closed captioning. Time and place captions on screen to appear appropriately with audio and video changes within program, taking scene changes into consideration. Must have some flexibility with scheduling.

Job Skills:Must have exceptional command of the English language, Excellent touch-typing, spelling and grammatical skills. Computer literacy with Windows proficiency, detail-oriented and able to work quickly and accurately under pressure. Previous editing and/or proofreading experience preferred. Skilled in sustained concentration on audio tracks of media, with the ability to decipher subtle sound cues from recorded or live programs

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