Oakland (United States of America)
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.
Providing interpretation in Tigrinya.
Providing 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.