Court Interpreter - Tzutujil Language - Arlington, VA

Employer
SOS International LLC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 13, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking qualified, professional, and experienced Tzutujil Court Interpreters to support a federal government customer in Arlington, VA. Our job is to support our customer's ongoing court cases by providing Tzutujil language interpretation. These cases are supported on an as-needed basis and require interpreters with flexible schedules. Shift hours will differ from assignment to assignment, based on needs of the customer. We provide the interpreter with as much notice as possible, anywhere from 3 to 6 weeks ahead of time. From time to time, we have rush requests due to a cancellation. ESSENTIAL DUTIES * Provides consecutive and simultaneous interpretation between Tzutujil and English and vice versa * Leads three-way telephonic interpretations between Government representatives and low English proficiency individuals as required * Performs sight translation, occurring when an interpreter is given a written document in one language and asked to read it aloud in another language * Provides quality control review of translated documents as required * Performs other duties as requiredSOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking qualified, professional, and experienced Tzutujil Court Interpreters to support a federal government customer in Arlington, VA. Our job is to support our customer's ongoing court cases by providing Tzutujil language interpretation. These cases are supported on an as-needed basis and require interpreters with flexible schedules. Shift hours will differ from assignment to assignment, based on needs of the customer. We provide the interpreter with as much notice as possible, anywhere from 3 to 6 weeks ahead of time. From time to time, we have rush requests due to a cancellation. ESSENTIAL DUTIES * Provides consecutive and simultaneous interpretation between Tzutujil and English and vice versa * Leads three-way telephonic interpretations between Government representatives and low English proficiency individuals as required * Performs sight translation, occurring when an interpreter is given a written document in one language and asked to read it aloud in another language * Provides quality control review of translated documents as required * Performs other duties as required