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Job ID: 163219

Real-Time Captionist I
San Diego Community College District

Date Posted Jul. 15, 2021
Title Real-Time Captionist I
University San Diego Community College District
San Diego, CA, United States
Department District Wide
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Communications/Public Relations
    Administrative Support/Services

Real-Time Captionist I

San Diego Community College District

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Location: District Wide

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The Position:

Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, assist with communication between hearing-impaired students and others by providing educationally appropriate captioning and printed notes of classes and discussions as assigned.

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Major Responsibilities:

Use captioning computer equipment and related software programs to record class lectures and
Provide instantaneous transcription during a classroom session or meeting.
Provide summarized notes in printed or electronic form to pupils.
Condense and summarize content in a meaning-for-meaning style.
Vary content of printed or electronic notes to reflect the needs of the individual student.
Prepare for classes and meetings by reviewing materials and adding relevant subject matter vocabulary to
the captionist dictionary.
Provide for general maintenance of captioning computer equipment and peripherals.


Knowledge of various classroom subject areas; captioning computer equipment and related software
programs; English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation, and vocabulary. Ability to capture relevant
information during fast paced discussions with constant interruptions; operate specialized equipment,
including computer hardware and software; communicate effectively both orally and in writing; demonstrate interpersonal skills using tact, diplomacy, and courtesy; understand and follow oral and written directions; establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Sufficient training and experience to satisfactorily perform assigned duties.

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All applicants must have demonstrated cultural competency and sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students and staff.


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