Anywhere, USA
Posted 2 weeks ago

We are seeking an experienced legal transcriptionist to join our team of independent typists! Work anytime from anywhere.

Review the job details and submit your cover letter and resume below. Qualified applicants will be contacted via email to submit a contractor application and schedule a phone interview.

Responsibilities 

  • Transcribe recordings varying in audio length and quality. 
  • Properly format legal documents, insurance forms, letters, memos and notes. 
  • Transcribe with proper spelling and capitalization legal terms, medical terms, locations and names. 
  • Conduct basic research as needed to ensure the accuracy and completeness of your work.  
  • Must adhere to E-Typist Guidelines and/or client preferences and proofread work before submission. 

Qualifications 

  • Type at least 65 WPM. 
  • One year or more of transcription and word processing experience in an office environment, within the last fiveyear period.    
  • Good working knowledge in the creation of formal correspondence, memos, reports, etc.   
  • Legal, workers’ comp terminology needed.    
  • Creating interrogatories, deposition summaries, legal court documents, etc., and knowledge of the proper format of legal citations. 
  • Must be fluent in English and possess a strong working knowledge of English grammar, spelling, and punctuation.  
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word 2007 or newer, including advanced formatting features.  
  • Must possess excellent listening skills and be comfortable working independently. 

Success Criteria 

  • Work a minimum of 3 days per week.  
  • Maintain spelling accuracy rating of 95% or higher after first 30 days.  
  • Maintain grammar and formatting accuracy rating of 95% or higher after first 30 days.  

System Requirements and Equipment Needed 

Needed for all E-Typist positions: 
DSL or Cable Internet 
Computer or Laptop with Windows 7 or higher 
Transcription Pedal and Headphones. We recommend: 

https://www.tvps.com/legal-foot-pedals/ 

https://www.tvps.com/transcription-headsets/ 

Microsoft Word 2007 or higher 
Slack Desktop App & Mobile App 

Job Features

Job CategoryLegal Transcription
Position TitleLegal Transcription 1
Employment TypeIndependent Contractor
LocationRemote
Working HoursTyping Pool is Open 24/7.
Availability RequirementsWork a minimum of 3 days per week.
Rate of Pay and TermsAmount varies. Independent contractors are paid bi-monthly via direct deposit.

How to BeRemote legal transcription careersgin Your Remote Legal Transcription Career: 

Review our job board below for open positions. Send your resume and cover letter to employment@etypist.com, outlining the scope of your interest in the position. We will review your materials and qualified applicants will be contacted to complete an independent contractor application and to schedule a phone interview.