Production Coordinator
[Leadership Skills]

Production coordinators play a vital role in VITAC's Pittsburgh (Canonsburg, PA) fast-paced realtime captioning department.

Scope

Our production coordinators are responsible for research, script preparation, setup, and on-air continuity of closed captioning for more than 250,000 hours of programming per year for CNN, HLN, MSNBC, CNBC, NHK, The Weather Channel, and many other networks.

Qualifications

Candidates must exhibit advanced English grammar skills, typing speeds > 50 words per minute, computer literacy, the ability to keep calm in high-pressure situations, and close attention to detail. Production coordinators work rotating shifts, including early mornings, nights and weekends.

To Apply

To find openings and apply, please visit the website of our parent company, Merrill Corporation, here. Search “VITAC” in the search window.

Offline Captioner
[Looking for Unmatched Talent]

Offline captioners are post-production specialists responsible for transcribing, placing, and timing captions that are accurate and appropriate in style for prerecorded television shows.

Scope

Offline captioners transcribe and caption programs that air on the Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, the Travel Channel, PBS, BBC America, Sundance Channel, Lifetime, and many others. All positions are full-time and located in our Canonsburg, PA or North Hollywood, CA locations.

Qualifications

Candidates must exhibit advanced English grammar skills, typing speeds > 50 words per minute, computer literacy, the ability to manage multiple daily deadlines, and close attention to detail. Captioners work various shifts, including nights and weekends.

To Apply

To find openings and apply, please visit the website of our parent company, Merrill Corporation, here. Search “VITAC” in the search window.

Realtime Captioner
[Steady Hands Needed]

VITAC's realtime captioner employees are skilled court reporters who specialize in the exacting task of translating audio into text "on the fly."

Scope

VITAC's in-house realtime captioners are fulltime employees who work at our Pittsburgh (Canonsburg, Pa.) headquarters. Our remote captioners operate from their home locations.

Qualifications

VITAC accepts as applicants skilled realtime reporters with consistently high translation rates and the dictionary range to support translation of broadcast TV material. Unsure if you’re ready? Read our FAQ

To Apply:

Send Resume and a first-run unedited transcript of ABC, NBC or CBS Nightly news to:
realtimecaptioner@vitac.com

VITAC also contracts with… Translators and Quality Control experts for Multilanguage projects.

Please email your resume to translations@vitac.com for more information.

VITAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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