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Spanish Translator/Interpreter

at Kelly Services in Jackpot, Nevada, United States

Job Description

Job Description: Work at Home Bilingual English/Spanish Language Phone Interpreter

Job Title: Telephone Interpreter

Location: Work at Home position in Nevada

Position: Contract Position Long Term

This is a remote position. The Interpreter works from his/her home-office. It is essential to ensure a quiet & secure environment.

Position Overview:

The Telephone Interpreter is responsible for handling calls on demand and renders the

meaning of conversations between required language and English speakers. The interpreter

breaks the communication barrier in a wide range of industries including: Healthcare,

Government, Insurance, Financial, Utilities, Travel & Hospitality, General Business, Law Enforcement, Court, and 911. The interpreter processes information quickly, concisely and recognizes sensitive

cultural differences. He/She is always professional and courteous . The interpreter uses

appropriate terminology and understands common industry procedures and practices. The

calls may involve simple or complex, technical, or non-technical subjects. Telephone

interpreters translate verbally.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

+ Answer calls promptly and conduct interpretation in a friendly and professional manner.

+ Render correct concepts and meanings according to the conventions of establishedinterpretation protocol, avoiding omissions or additions.

+ Speak clearly in both languages using proper pronunciation, enunciation and politeexpressions.

+ Maintain a professional demeanor throughout the call, always.

+ Remain calm during calls if one of the primary speakers is incoherent orupset, especially in emergency situations.

+ Maintain punctuality and availability during scheduled work hours.

+ Follow client instructions, in compliance with protocol to ensure client expectations aremet with the Limited English-speaking Person, avoiding interaction with the Limited English-speaking Person without client’s permission.

+ Understand protocol and terminology for various industries including, but not limited to,Medical, Insurance, Finance and Law.

+ Demonstrate commitment to cultural sensitivity and working in a diverse environment.

Qualifications

+ Fluency in the required language Spanish and English and skilled in the associated cultural dynamics.

+ Ability to provide cultural competency and assess regional and accent differences to find ways of communicating with the Limited English-speaking Person.

+ Excellent listening, retention, and note-taking skills to maintain a high level of accuracyduring interpretation.

+ Education or work experience in language-related fields such as teaching, languageassessment, translation or interpretation would be an asset.

+ Must be at least 18 years of age.

+ Legally authorized to work in the United States.

+ Able to work independently.

+ Able to commit to working a minimum of 37hrs/weekly

+ Has the aptitude for close attention to detail regarding shift/schedule adherence

Technical Requirements:

+ iPhone or Android phone

+ High speed Internet connection for work related electronic communication.

+ This internet connection should provide download speeds of no less than 5 Mbps and upload speeds of 1 Mbps.

+ Paper shredder to dispose of handwritten notes taken during calls

Physical Requirements:

+ Must be able to operate a keyboard and mouse and remain in a stationary position themajority of the workday.

+ Must have sufficient manual dexterity to type or write.

+ May be exposed to moderate noise levels, i.e. computer, audio, telephone Recruiter Contact Information Recruiter: Savannah Matthews Recruiter Email: savm425@kellyservices.com Recruiter Phone: 443.238.1368

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Why Kelly ® ?

You’re looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and we’re here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Job Posting: JC196704576

Posted On: Nov 05, 2021

Updated On: Jan 18, 2022