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Legal Transcriptionist - legal/paralegal - job employment

City: Maine
Date: 13 Mar 2018
Category: legal / paralegal

Job Description

Legal Transcribers Needed: KLJ Transcription Service, located in New Jersey, is a certified legal transcription company currently seeking candidates to subcontract for our company. This is a telecommuting (work from home) position, but you must be willing to travel to New Jersey to take the State test.

We are looking for candidates with a minimum of six months legal transcription experience, but we are willing to help motivated individuals get started in the transcription industry.

You must possess excellent grammar and punctuation skills, a basic understanding or the ability to quickly learn about court procedures and terms, and a fast, accurate typing speed. Ideal candidates should be able to type 70-100 wpm. Court reporters are also ideal for this position.

Required Equipment:
• A computer with Windows 7 operating system or higher with a fast internet connection
• A pair of high quality headphones
• Infinity USB foot pedal

Required Software:
• Filezilla
• WordPerfect
• NJ Lawyer's Diary/Legal Dictionary (once certified)

Pay is based on a per page basis and the requested turnaround time. The ability to meet deadlines is crucial. Required turnaround time will vary from 1 day to 26 days. This job involves working some nights and some weekends, depending on the workload and the turnaround time of the job.

Training: You will be given training files to familiarize yourself with the work and our procedures.
The training rate is $1.00 per page.
Once certified, your rate will be based on the turnaround time for each job assigned to you. Lisa Rivera will discuss your certified rates with you via your phone interview.

IMPORTANT: The candidate must pass the NJ State Certification exam, which needs to be taken in person. Please note, it is required that all work is completed by NJ Certified Transcribers, and no alternative certifications are available. The candidate must be willing to travel to NJ to take the exam. If you are not willing to travel for this test, please do not respond.

We can only accept typists who reside in the US. You must be a US citizen to apply for this position. Also, the candidate must pass a background check.

We are looking for candidates to begin working as soon as possible and candidates who are interested in a long-term position. You must produce 50 pages per week in training.

After six months of being New Jersey State certified, you must be able to produce 250-300 pages per week.

Interested parties should contact Lisa Rivera by clicking the Craigslist email link below. When emailing Lisa, please provide her with your resume and a brief introduction.

About KLJ Transcription:
Please visit our website,, to learn about our company.
Job Type: Subcontractor/1099
Job Status: Full Time
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