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IMMEDIATELY HIRING SOMALI (Greeley, Ft. Collins, Loveland)
Interpretation will be mainly onsite in educational & medical facilities for limited English proficient individuals requiring language assistance while communicating with school officials, parents, and medical staff. Online data entry of client schedules and communication with office staff regarding client updates are additional responsibilities.
The minimum requirements for this position:
**The Community Interpreter Certificate (EMPLOYEES RECEIVE HIGHER HOURLY PAY!)
**Completion of The Community Interpreter (TCI) training within the next year (EMPLOYEES WILL RECEIVE HELP TO PAY FOR THIS COURSE!)
**Accuracy in conveying information between a client and a care provider or school officials
**One year of verifiable experience as an interpreter in a professional setting
**Adherence to the code of ethics for professional interpreters, especially regarding confidentiality
**The ability to accurately verbalize anatomy, injuries, symptoms, treatments, etc.
**Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
**High School diploma or GED required
**Availability Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm--60% of this time frame, consistently
**Reliable vehicle and access to it during hours of availability
**Personal cell phone
**Home internet access and computer literacy for use of custom online software
**Professional appearance and business attire
The preferred requirements for this position are:
**Completion of a medical terminology course or work experience in a medical setting
Candidates will be required to pass a medical interpreter assessment, a background check and to complete an interactive training course upon acceptance.
As employees, our interpreters receive professional training and mentorship, and they benefit from our quality assurance programs which reward development and accumulative skills.
Interpreters are paid a very competitive hourly rate based on experience and fluency. Travel time at a travel pay rate and mileage are also compensated. Employees are paid every two weeks and are covered by errors & omissions insurance, general liability insurance and worker's compensation. Medical and dental benefits are available for employees working 30 hours or more per week.
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