Interpreter - Farsi/Dari/Pashto Language
San Diego (United States of America)
The mission of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) is to help people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover and gain control of their future. Founded in 1933, the IRC has 24 offices in the United States and a presence in over 40 countries.
Under the supervision of the HR & Admin Manager, the Interpreter will provide interpreting for clients attending employment and other appointments. In addition, in-house services will include interpreting for assessments, cultural orientations, job development, financial literacy, school enrollments, and other activities in which clients are involved. This is an Occasional (“on call”) position, with variable hours.
Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
- Provide interpretation in Farsi/Dari/Pashto for IRC clients;
- 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 and interpreting important information into the client’s native language;
- Strict adherence to IRC Code of Conduct for Interpreters;
- Other tasks as assigned.
Key Working Relationships:
Position Reports to:Human Resources & Administration Manager