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ASL Interpreter [On-Site]

CulturaLink
Phoenix Arizona, AZ, 85013
May 4, 2021
Contact:
Kaiulani Kimbrough
Phone: 404 617-3800
Job Description:
Culturalink has been in business since 2006. We provide interpretation and translation services to Hospitals and doctors’ offices nationwide. We offer on-site, video and over the phone interpretation for over 200 languages and American Sign Language services for deaf consumers. We are looking for American Sign Language contract interpreter to assist with medical assignments in Phoenix, AZ area. *Job Description Independent Contractor * *Tasks* * Provide interpreting and/or transliterating services for deaf consumers and hearing consumers primarily in the healthcare environment. * Able to sign simultaneously and consecutively from oral spoken English to American Sign Language (ASL) * Able to sign simultaneously consecutively using verbatim, conceptually accurate or idiomatic methods, as required. * Adheres to interpreter standards of practice and code of ethics. * Provide education to individuals and provider/staff on culturally specific values, beliefs, and practices that are relevant to the encounter. *Work Activities* * Confidentiality during regarding all interpretations * Use oral/sign communication techniques * Attend scheduled training or appointments * Maintain appointment calendar * Provide quality seamless service to internal and external customers Other duties as required per Interpretation needs *Qualifications* *Experience:* * 1 - 5 years interpreting experience * Healthcare experience preferred *Education Certification Required* * Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) * National Interpreter Certification (NIC) * BEI advanced level certification or higher *Skills Required:* * (ASL) American Sign Language * Active Listening * Reading Comprehension * Ability to render precise, accurate interpretation without omissions or additions * Ability to remain impartial in all situations *Skills Preferred:* * Previous exposure to simultaneous Interpretation * Previous exposure to consecutive Interpretation Knowledge* *Required:* * Oral Communication * Computers and Electronics * Customer and Personal Service * Valid Driver’s License and satisfactory driving record * Must pass criminal history background check * Must provide health records (proof of annual TB screening and updated immunization records)
How to Apply:
Please email your resume and contact information to [email protected]