Captioner-Contract position
Job Details
Minneapolis Office - Minneapolis, MN
Not Specified
Media - Journalism - Newspaper

Seeking experienced offline captioners!

If you’re a professional captioner, we want to work with you! We value your experience and expertise in the fast-paced, dynamic field of television and media accessibility. This independent contractor position allows you to set your hours and work from home on a variety of offline caption creation and QC projects.

The ability to commit to deadline work and deliver on time is critical. Candidates must have at least two years of offline (prerecorded) captioning experience, be familiar with all industry standard formats, and be able to follow specific style sheets when necessary. The ideal independent contractor for Captionmax regularly commits to between 120 and 300 program minutes of deadline-driven work per week.

You should be proficient in and have access to at least one professional captioning software, such as EZTitles, Softel Swift, CaptionMaker, or MacCaption. Captionmax does not provide captioning software to independent contractors.

Specific questions regarding this position should be emailed to No phone calls, please.



Position Requirements

  • Captioning experience
  • Broad knowledge base
  • High-level command of English language spelling and punctuation
  • High-speed internet connection
  • A computer with a captioning/subtitle program