Audio Book Editor
Job Details
1839 FRANKFORT AVENUE - LOUISVILLE, KY
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Day
AUDIOBOOK EDITOR

Researches and formats books and magazines for recording. Operates recording equipment and directs narrator for style and pronunciation during recording sessions. 
After recording, follows print copy of book while listening to recorded version checking for errors, mispronunciations, proper formatting, and background noise.  
Utilizes in-house software to edit audio files and create Digital Talking Books.
Maintains paper and electronic records.  
Other duties as assigned.

EQUIPMENT, MACHINES, TOOLS, AND WORK AIDS:

Computers; Digital Audio software; analog tape machines; extensive research materials including dictionaries and professional sources, such as authors and professors; and the Internet.
 

EDUCATION, TRAINING, & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in English, Linguistics, Foreign Language, Communications, or a related field is required. Pronouncing knowledge of at least one foreign language, or coursework in at least one foreign language is required.  The successful candidate must pass a test to measure the ability to recognize problems in recorded materials.  Proficient word processing ability and research and organizational skills required.  Experience or interest in audio software processing.
 

If you have trouble accessing the application through Paycom, please contact Joy Belton at jbelton@aph.org or call (502) 515-9137. 

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