6387 Computer Aided Transcriber Pool (Hrly Intrprt/Rltmecap/Catscrbr) Student Disability Services

San Diego, California
Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $40.00 per hour. CSU Classification Salary R
Sep 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution



San Diego State University is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of historically underrepresented groups.

The online application should be completed in detail. Completion of the online application is required for consideration; a resume alone will not suffice. 

For more information on San Diego State University, please click here.


Position Information


This recruitment will be used to establish a pool of candidates for current and future hourly intermittent, temporary appointments.  Standard SDSU work hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Work schedule to be arranged.

Computer-Aided Transcribers provide communication access services to consumers that are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing, and to other persons with disabilities, by creating realtime meaning-for-meaning text of spoken English displayed on a computer screen visible to the consumer.  Transcribers may also facilitate communication by voicing questions or comments that the consumer has entered into the computer system.

For more information regarding Student Disability Services, please click here.


Compensation and Benefits


Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $40.00 per hour. CSU Classification Salary Range: $16.42 - $150.96 per hour. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department's fiscal resources.




Minimum Qualifications 

Familiarity with academic higher education: attendance at a post-secondary institution may be necessary to understand and provide accurate transcriptions of the language and vocabulary used in the various academic, instructional, and/or administrative situations. Typically, three to six months of related experience, preferably in a higher education setting, are necessary to meet the requirements of most transcribing assignments.

Preferred Qualifications and Specialized Skills

  • Verification of formal training in TypeWell, C-Print or other computer-aided transcription system.
  • Attendance at a post-secondary institution.


Application Procedures


To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button on this page.  You must submit your application by clicking on the "Submit" button. If you need assistance completing your application, please click here.

Applicants with disabilities requiring assistance may call (619) 594-7099.

General Information

The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. 

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

SDSU is a smoke free campus. For more information, please click here.

SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.

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