Basic Information



Job Type


Work Style


Description and Requirements

Work Schedule: Part Time – temporary – up to 20 hours per month

Location: Any - Work from home

Position Title: Phonetician 

Project duration: until the end of September 2022


About TELUS International AI

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Task description:


We are looking for phoneticians to provide linguistic support for voice recognition engines, such as: 

  • Phonetic transcriptions 

  • POS information of words 

  • Answer language specific issues

  • Handle text normalization rules



  • Native speaker of Bengali

  • Fluency in written and spoken English

  • Degree in Linguistics (background on phonetics is preferred)


Estimated start date: Immediately


Estimated workload


Initial task: 20 hours during a period of 2-3 weeks, followed by up to 20 hour per month, sometimes a bit less, for support and follow ups.


Estimated project duration: until the end of September 2022.


Compensation: the rate will be shared with you after we have reviewed your CV. The payment is processed on a monthly basis.


If interested, kindly fill in the registration form and upload your CV by clicking on "Apply Now".

We will review your registration and get back to you with the selection results and further instructions. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to let us know by contacting us at (please mark the name of the project and the language in the subject).

Additional Job Description

We are looking for phoneticians to provide linguistic support for voice recognition engines.

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