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Tigrinya Interpreter

Oakland (United States of America)

  • Organization: IRC - International Rescue Committee
  • Location: Oakland (United States of America)
  • Grade: Junior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Translations and Languages
  • Closing Date: 2020-11-08

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Job Overview: IRC is looking for a dedicated, compassionate professional to support our case management team. This position allows staff to make an impact on individuals' quality of life, self-worth, and independence. The interpreter will provide interpretation and translation services for clients who possess limited proficiency in English. This position is part-time, with shifts scheduled on an as-needed basis. The interpreter provides services in person and/or over-the-phone, depending upon need.

 

Major Responsibilities:

  • Provide interpretation in Tingrinya.

  • Provide IRC staff with interpretation support as they work with clients both in one-on-one and group settings.

  • Attend job interviews, orientations, and other appointments with clients to interpret meetings and discussions.

  • Provide clerical support and assist participants to complete basic forms.

  • Travel in and around the service delivery area to facilitate housing set-ups, build community relationships and represent the IRC with community partners.

  • Strict adherence to IRC Code of Conduct for Interpreters.

We do our best to provide you the most accurate info, but closing dates may be wrong on our site. Please check on the recruiting organization's page for the exact info. Candidates are responsible for complying with deadlines and are encouraged to submit applications well ahead.
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
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