Top 3 Work from Home Jobs in Digital Accessibility

October 14, 2020 BY SOFIA ENAMORADO
Updated: March 16, 2021

If you’re looking for a work from home job that helps make the digital world more inclusive and accessible, then these top three jobs may be the perfect fit.

1. Transcription Jobs

 πŸ  Work from Home 🧠 No Experience Necessary πŸ—“οΈ Flexible Schedule πŸ’° Weekly Paycheck πŸ“ Contract Work  perks of being a 3play transcriber
As a transcriptionist, you will work to edit imperfect transcripts from video and audio content. Depending on the organization, you may need to transcribe a file from scratch or clean up an automatically generated transcript.

A transcription job is perfect for those who are seeking complete control of their schedule, weekly paychecks, and the opportunity for a work from home job.

For transcription jobs, you will need a computer and a strong network connection. A good pair of headphones is also strongly suggested.

Most organizations do not require previous experience. At 3Play, we seek transcriptionist who have:

  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Excellent command of English grammar and punctuation
  • Proficiency with internet research and reference resources
  • Ability to manage projects and work independently

Learn more about being a 3Play transcriptionist.

2. Accessibility Tester

 πŸ  Work from Home 🧠 🧠 🧠Experience/Knowledge Necessary πŸ’° Salary Postion πŸ“ Full Time Employee 

As an accessibility tester, you will be tasked with ensuring websites, applications, and tools are compliant with federal accessibility standards.

You will need to have knowledge of the ADA, Section 508, and WCAG 2.0/2.1 compliance and how they relate to website and application accessibility.

Experience with JAWS, NVDA, VoiceOver, Zoomtext, and Talkback are also necessary.

On a daily basis, you could be:

  • Using assistive technologies, like screen reader software, to test the accessibility of a website
  • Document issues and make recommendations for solutions and best practices
  • Educate engineers, executives, and other relevant parties on accessibility standards and their importance

Search available accessibility tester jobs

3. Help Blind Individuals Live Independently

 πŸ  Work from Home 🧠 No Experience Necessary πŸ—“οΈ Flexible Schedule πŸ“ Contract Work 

As an Aira agent, you help to guide blind individuals through their day to day lives. This is truly a rewarding work from home job!

Using smart glass technology, the blind user wears smart glasses that have a camera and network connectivity to help the agent guide the user through their requests.

The platform works similarly to Uber when a blind user will make a request to connect with an agent.

Aira agents are trained and certified via the company, no experience is necessary. The application process involves:

  • Pre-Screening process – similar to 911 operator training
  • Training with an experience Aira team member on how to use the Agent Dashboard and emergency protocols
  • Training on “Aira Phraseology
  • Certification process, background check, and confidentialily agreements

Learn more about Aira and available positions.

Finding the Perfect Work from Home Job

When looking for a work from home job, make sure you access all the possibilities. There are many opportunities that can fit your skills, schedule, and interests.

Do you know other work from home jobs? Let us know in the comments.

Work from home job: apply to transcribe for 3play

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