Proofreaders Needed ASAP - Flexible Shifts Available

  • Location
    San Francisco , California
  • Salary
    $25.00/Hour
  • Category
    Creative & Marketing - Writer / Editor
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary

Adecco Creative is assisting our client, a multilingual translation company, in their search for proofreaders on an as needed basis. Evening (2pm – 10pm) and weekend (11am – 7pm) shifts are currently available, though the hours can be flexible if needed.

All work must be done ONSITE in the client’s San Francisco offices.

The Projects will Include:
- Proofreading various legal, engineering, science and medical texts that have been translated into English.
- Working in translation based applications (client will provide training).
- PC based, 90% of editing is done in MS Word. PowerPoint and Excel may also be utilized.

The Perks:
- The pay rate is $25 per hour.
- Casual, relaxed working environment (jeans are fine!).
- Door to door car service is reimbursed for any shifts ending later than 11pm.

Requirements:
- A Bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in English. Recent college grads are welcome!
- Familiarity with Adobe Acrobat/working with PDF’s and/or desktop publishing.
- Must be PC proficient and comfortable working in MS Word. Basic knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint is needed.
- Previous proofreading experience of any kind (editorial, financial, legal, etc.).
- Previous editing and writing experience is a plus, but not required.
- Technical Writing experience is a plus but not mandatory.
- Must be detail oriented with a flexible, can-do attitude.
- The ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision when required, but able to collaborate in a team environment when necessary.

Candidates will be required to take an MS Word proficiency test as well as an onsite proofreading assessment.

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