Computer Assisted Real-Time Reporter Duties and Responsibilities
Purpose of Classification:
Provides computer assisted real-time reporting service for
individuals who are deaf or hearing impaired in fast-paced, highly
a specialized classification and not part of a series.
Examples of Duties:
- Provides real-time transcription in classrooms, lectures,
lab classes, discussions, and related academic student affairs
- Summarizes information while typing.
- Prepares for class by reviewing syllabi, reviewing notes,
text, and speaking with instructor or presenter when necessary.
- Updates C-Print vocabulary database as it relates to the
- Edits transcription materials, transfers to diskette and
prints class lectures for studentsí use.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Knowledge of necessary hardware/software required for
efficient operation including lap top computer.
- Knowledge of C-Print Support Service Policy as established
by the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).
- Successful training and knowledge of standard practices for
- Knowledge of computer and word processing skills.
- Knowledge and abilities to utilize phonetics.
- Ability to work effectively in a team environment
- Ability to handle pressure of using transcription system in
a classroom setting.
- Skill in effectively communicating both verbally and in
writing, including standard english grammar usage.
- Skill in listening in a classroom setting.
years of experience in computer assisted real-time reporting; OR,
Completion of a court-reporting curriculum to achieve a minimum of
200 words per minute reporting speed; OR, Any equivalent combination
of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge,
skills, and abilities have been achieved.
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