Remote Bilingual Somali English Video Interpreter

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Thursday, June 14, 2018

Job Category: Translation

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Part Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A provider of telehealth and language services is in need of a Remote Bilingual Somali English Video Interpreter.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Completing video and platform training and passing the internal readiness check before taking live calls
  • Providing effective video remote interpreting service for consumers
  • Participating in ongoing quality assurance and call monitoring programs

Position Requirements Include:

  • Fluent and have strong verbal communication skills in both the source and target language
  • 2-5+ years of community/medical interpreting experience
  • Credentialed in medical interpreting (ie: Bridging the Gap, MiTio, Cross-Cultural training, 40 hour accredited medical courses)
  • Certifications such as those endorsed by NCHI and NBCMI: CCHI or CMI respectively
  • Understanding of our LEP clients, culture, dialect and beliefs and preferences as it relates to legal/medical care
  • Extensive knowledge of code of ethics, standards of practice, and privacy laws