(43.040142,-87.92174)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

803 W Wells StCentral Library BldgMilwaukee, WI 53233

About

Description:

Share your audio engineering/computer skills with those who are blind, visually impaired or print disabled! Seeking dedicated volunteers to engineer simple recording sessions in our professional studio environment. This entails operating recording software, following along in a text as it is being read, and making minor edits to recorded files, as necessary. Qualified individuals will be proficient computer users, familiar or open to learning simple audio editing techniques in a typical DAW program (such as ProTools, Cuebase or Audacity), comfortable working as a team with our volunteer readers and committed to finishing projects in a timely manner.

Requirements:

* Adult (18+ Years)
* Some experience with digital audio recording/editing preferred
* Must be able to effectively communicate with volunteer readers and guide them through recording sessions as necessary
* Ability to troubleshoot technical problems that may arise during a recording session
* Must possess a positive attitude and the patience it takes to record an audio book

Time Commitment:

Time commitment of 4-6 hours/week at our downtown Milwaukee studios.

Training:

Upon acceptance to the program, training will be provided at our studios at the Central Library Building in downtown Milwaukee.

Skills

  • Audio-Visual
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Sound Production

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-6 hours per week

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