Pronunciation Specialist - Honolulu County, Hawaii

3 weeks ago(11/28/2017 2:13 AM)
Pronunciation Specialist


Appen, a global leader in language and search technology is working on a certain software for a major technology company and we are seeking native English speakers to participate in this project.


  • Location: Remote
  • Hours: 15+ hours per week
  • Length: 2-3 weeks
  • Required locales: Honolulu County, Hawaii
  • Start date: Immediate


Task description:

  • The project involves populating map data with accurate local pronunciations.
  • Consultant will review, verify, correct and add pronunciations as necessary for roads and places local to the indicated county.
  • This task can be performed by residents of Honolulu County, HI, or residents of neighboring counties who are very familiar with Hawaii County.



  • Has lived at least 10 years in Honolulu County, HI.
  • Significant experience navigating and/or giving directions throughout the county.
  • Native speaker of US English dialect local to Hawaii.
  • Mac computer running OS Sierra 10.12.2 or higher.


Preferred Skills:  

Some college-level Linguistics or English courses preferred.


Detailed instructions will be provided via email shortly to those candidates who have been shortlisted.


Appen constantly seeks motivated freelancers to support their translation, transcription, annotation and data collection teams. Your successful contribution to this project will grant you a space in our database and a good chance to be considered for projects in the future.


We are looking forward to receiving your application.


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