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  • Russian/Chinese/Spanish Linguist

    OUR RATES are the BE$$$$T! CALL OR TEXT ME! 972-632-8917. McLean, VA Prefer TS/SCI FSP but we will clear you. LONG TERM CONTRACT! EDUCATIONAL/WORK EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Expert Level: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent. Must have 10+ years of professional work experience. Minimum ILR 5-5+ for translation or interpretation Senior Level: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent. Must have 5-10 years of professional work experience. Minimum ILR 4-4+ for translation or interpretation Primary Level: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent. Must have 1-5 years of professional work experience. Minimum ILR 3-3+ for translation or interpretation'
    $46k-82k yearly est.12d ago
  • Richmond, VA - On-Site Arabic Interpreters

    : Language Services Associates is looking for Arabic interpreters in the Richmond, VA area.
    $56k-103k yearly est.7d ago
  • English / Spanish Language Interpreter

    Apply to be a Bi-Lingual Call Center Interpreter today! Kelly offers eligible employees voluntary benefit plans including medical, dental, vision, telemedicine, term life, whole life, accident insurance, critical illness, a legal plan, and short-term disability. As part of our promise to talent, Kelly supports those who work with us through a variety of benefits, perks, and work-related resources. And at Kelly, we're obsessed with where it can take you. What's a typical day as a Remote- Bilingual Call Center Interpreter You'll be: Which is why, here at Kelly, we are dedicated to providing you with limitless opportunities to enrich your life-just ask the 300,000 people we e At Kelly Professional & Industrial, we're passionate about helping you find a job that works for you.
    $15 hourly9d ago
  • Spanish Linguist (Travel Role - Nationwide)

    We are currently seeking a Spanish Linguist that will support various federal government agencies on our client's Title III Program.
    $46k-81k yearly est.12d ago
  • Become a Spanish Interpreter TODAY (On-site)

    Job DescriptionBecome a Spanish interpreter and set your own freelance schedule.
    $26 hourly47d ago
  • Spanish Linguist

    Overview SOSi is seeking a Spanish Linguist in Reston, VA.
    $46k-81k yearly est.20d ago
  • Jamaican, Patois and Haitian Creole Linguists (Secret Clearance)

    SOSi is seeking Jamaican, Patois and Haitian Creole Linguists to join our team supporting all duties assigned to communicate and translate within our customer's requirements. Responsibilities All Linguists will be capable of satisfactorily performing various linguistic functions and duties throughout a shift as described below for monitoring, organizing, categorizing, translating, transcribing, interpreting, performing quality control, and validating services. Linguists will be responsible for monitoring varying numbers of communication intercepts during any given shift. The Linguist will listen to oral and/or electronic communication intercepts or other digital media in English and in foreign languages and provide an immediate oral summary in English, followed by a hand-written or typed (as instructed by the Linguistic Supervisor) summary in English in a format specified by the customer. The Linguist shall review the summary for accuracy. The Linguist will operate equipment such directed by customer personnel, to include recording and playback equipment, televisions, computers, digital T2S2 systems and/or other equipment as required. The Linguist will prepare a summary of each intercept to include, but not limited to, a hand written or typed synopsis (gist) in English that is grammatically correct; date and time of recording; and other relevant information as instructed by the Linguistic Supervisor. The Linguist will correctly identify the conversant(s) through use of a voice library and/or from the context of the conversation. The Linguist will enter the summary into a digital medium when required. The Linguist will sign all gists, summary logs, or documents that are prepared as may be required. The Linguist will digitally initial all files, transcripts, translations or other work products, which is to be witnessed by another person as may be required. The Linguist will maintain a list of slang words and codes used by the conversants for the duration of the communications intercept. The Linguist will prepare digital copies for storage, as directed by the COR for all intercepted communication. The Linguist will perform administrative duties related to the above duties, such as arranging log sheets, gists, and/or summaries into binders and/or file folders; copying and assembling related paperwork and reporting. Linguists will have the ability to understand the specific tasks being processed and produced. Linguists will understand and comply with all Court regulations concerning minimization procedures. The Translator/Transcriber shall prepare an English translation and/or transcription from a variety of English or foreign language source exhibits including, but not limited to, audio and video cassette; recorded conversations; facsimile documents; handwritten and/or typed materials such as legal documents, diaries, computerized printouts; computer disks; personal paper; maps; charts; ledgers; and notes. Material to be translated and/or transcribed shall be determined by the COR and assigned to the linguist through the Linguistic Supervisor. The Translator/Transcriber shall correctly identify the conversant(s) through use of a voice library and/or from the context of the conversation. The Translator/Transcriber shall type all transcripts unless instructed to hand write a transcript. The Translator/Transcriber shall type in the foreign language, in English or both verbatim, free of typographical errors, and without the omission of a word or words (the words spoken on the source recording, or the words written on the source document). The transcript shall be in a format specified by the government customer. A source document may be a map, chart, or other type of written information. The Translator/Transcriber shall utilize a format closely resembling the original document if the original document is a source document such as a map, chart or other type of written information. The Translator/Transcriber shall utilize correct grammar and punctuation in all English transcripts. The Translator/Transcriber's Linguistic Supervisor shall provide the COR with a printed typed copy of the transcript and the computer media in a time frame established by the COR. The Translator/Transcriber shall enter a file title that is a combination of the intercept identification number, the call number, and any other unique identifier prescribed by the government customer onto the printed transcript. The Translator/Transcriber shall perform administrative duties related to the tasking, such as arranging gists and/or summaries into binders and/or file folders; copying and assembling related paperwork. The Translator/Transcriber shall have the ability to understand the specific tasks being processed and /or produced. Interpreter Duties The Interpreter shall orally and consecutively interpret a foreign into English and English into a foreign language. The Interpreter shall make notes of the interpretation and provide notes to the Linguistic Supervisor or COR, as requested. Validation Duties A Linguist, other than the Linguist performing the original work, shall validate a transcript by comparing the completed transcript and/or translation to the source media (such as cassette recording, compact disks, MO Disk, or documents) to ensure that the final work is verbatim, and that the translation presents a true rendering in English. The Linguist who conducted the validation shall sign a statement on the final document attesting to the accuracy of the final work. Qualifications Bachelor's Degree: Major study in the appropriate foreign language from an English-speaking college or university resulting in equal foreign language and English grammatical skills. Enabling the individual to comprehend, write, and speak that language at the native or near-native level; or a minimum of four (4) years combined work and educational experience in translating, interpreting, or other work requiring the use of English and another language. Enabling the individual to comprehend, write, and speak that language at the native or near-native level. The following are examples of work in the required language which may have provided the required abilities and specialized experience required: translator; interpreter; writer or editor; international organizational work (i.e., Peace Corps, World Bank, United Nations, business, or other organizations); the Armed Forces; Educator (i.e., professor, teacher, or instructor) working at the high school or college level that required the use of the foreign language. Additional Linguist requirements are as follows: Excellent command of the English language and have the ability to provide clear, concise, oral and written communications. Skills necessary to listen to and comprehend a foreign language with native or near-native ability, and to follow accurately the basic elements of conversation, whether written or verbal. Skills necessary to read and comprehend a foreign language with a native or near-native ability, and to read and understand various text-types. Ability to comprehend slang and colloquial expressions in a foreign language and translate them into their English equivalent. A sufficiently broad vocabulary in English that paraphrasing or explaining is unnecessary. Ability to work well under pressure to meet specific deadlines. A minimum of 40 wpm typing/word processing skills. The Government may waive the basic typing skill proficiency level under extenuating circumstances. The COR will evaluate the circumstances on a case-by-case basis. Ability to understand the specific tasks being processed and produced. Ability to effectively understand face-to-face speech with sufficiently broad vocabulary that paraphrasing, or explanations are unnecessary. Jamaican, Patois and Haitian Creole language fluency is required with verification of language skills. In-scope Secret security clearance required. Working Conditions SOSi is an equal employment opportunity employer and affirmative action employer. All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
    $46k-81k yearly est.20d ago
  • Mandarin Linguist: TS/SCI with Poly

    Location: USA VA Herndon - Customer Proprietary (VAC032)
    $68k-93k yearly est.25d ago
  • Bilingual Interpreter/Translator

    About The League: The League uses culture to create change. This position is 100% remote Interpreter Education Requirements: * High School diploma or equivalent required * Prefer completion of Bridging the Gap Interpreting training course or equivalent * Test/other ISBE requirement for obtaining Paraprofessional License. The ethos of our name-The League-reflects the spirit of our work. Job DescriptionJob Description We are hiring immediately for Bilingual (Japanese, German, Spanish, French and Dutch) Interpreter/Translator.
    $69k-125k yearly est.37d ago
  • Translator/Interpreter PC 1649 2023-2024 School Year

    Pay Grade: 9 Period of Employment: 11 Months Description Approved/ Revised: 09/2019 FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Supervised by and/or Reports to: School Administrators General Responsibilities: Provides oral and written translations from the English language to and from another designated language and from and to the English language. Prepares and distributes written translations for publications, forms, letters, announcements, and instructions. Essential Duties: (This list is intended solely as an illustration of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude their addition if they are similar to or a logical extension of the position.) * Interprets spoken language from one language into another with appropriate use of language. Provides consecutive or simultaneous interpretation between languages; may use the Talk and Listen System for public and confidential hearings and other meetings. * Translates documents and other materials. * Reads and rewrites material in specified language or languages, following established rules pertaining to factors such as word meanings, sentence structure, grammar, punctuation, and mechanics. * Reviews and edits translations made by others for accuracy, context, readability, and style. * Proofreads documents and forms. * Serves as a liaison between staff and the school community to ensure that translations and documents are properly translated. * Verifies and clarifies information to be translated. * Conducts interpretation in a liaison role by transmitting messages over the phone or in person. * Coordinates a schedule of interpreters for parent/teacher conference days. * Translates communications routinely sent via the Alert Now pre-recorded system. * Performs clerical functions when not translating. * Performs other duties as assigned. Requisite Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: * Well-developed skills in spelling, punctuation, syntax, grammar, and pronunciation of formal English and designated language. * Working knowledge of regional differences in word usage and idioms in English and the designated language as well as cultural and attitudinal differences, customs, and mores. * Possess a working knowledge of technical and legal-oriented vocabulary. * Strong interpersonal skills to interact in both formal and informal settings with a wide variety of contacts. * Knowledge and understanding of the school division's culturally diverse community. * Working knowledge of technical and legal-oriented * Effective organizational, planning, oral communication, and written communication skills. * Adherence to professional code of ethics covering confidentiality and impartiality. * Recognize and meet the needs of non-English speaking students and parents. * Interpret/translate to and from English and a designated language without altering the original meaning and intent. * Able to use software to prepare written documents and access databases used in education. * Use electronic equipment to broadcast voice to a large audience. * Ability to work independently and perform daily assignments. Requisite Education and Experience: * Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED); two years of college with a minimum of 16 credit hours of English and/or the designated language sought by the district preferred. * Must possess at least two (2) years of experience involving simultaneous oral translation and conversion of written documents and forms from one language into another * Must possess at least five (5) years of progressively responsible multi-language experiences with proficiency in Spanish, Vietnamese, Arabic, Urdu, Tagalog, or another language with significant representation in the MCPS population. Physical Requirements: Must have the use of sensory skills in order to effectively communicate and interact with other employees and the public through the use of the telephone and personal contact as normally defined by the ability to see, read, talk, hear, handle or feel objects and controls. Physically capable olf effectively using and operating various items of office related equipment, such as, but not limited to: a personal computer, calculator, copier, and fax machine. Some climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, or repetitive motions required. Manassas City Public Schools assures equal employment opportunities and equal education opportunities for employees and students as required by federal and state orders and laws. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential tasks. This job description is intended to accurately reflect the position activities and requirements. It is neither intended to be, nor should it be construed as, an all-inclusive list of the responsibilities, skills, or working conditions associated with the position. The administration reserves the right to modify, assign, or remove duties as necessary.
    $57k-75k yearly est.17d ago
  • Spanish Linguist (2021-0030)

    We see this as a significant strength, and it shows: ATS is consistently ranked as a top workplace among DC area firms and continues to grow. We are actively hiring a Spanish Linguist to join our team working in Reston, VA. You will be responsible for supporting a government agency and your office with translation, transcription, and/or interpretation services.
    $46k-81k yearly est.18d ago
  • Translator Written Spanish to Written English (On site in Chantilly, VA)

    We have seeking Translators for a government contract for the hurricane season. The Translators will translate written document from Spanish to written English. If this sounds like you, we are looking for someone who is bilingual in English and Spanish (All other languages needed as well). Email resumes:
    $53k-79k yearly est.Easy Apply22d ago
  • Tajik Linguist

    Leidos has an exciting opportunity for you! Are you an experienced and highly qualified Tajik Linguist with another foreign language looking for your next challenge? Unleash your potential at Leidos, where we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customer's success. The Mission The Leidos Intelligence Group uses a wide range of capabilities in Digital Modernization, Mission Software Systems, and enabling technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to support our customers' mission to defend against evolving threats around the world.
    $66.3k-102k yearly3d ago
  • Sign Language Interpreter

    Sign Language Interpreters provide interpreting services and manage interoffice and interagency projects such as reasonable accommodations and corporate accessibility.
    $56k-102k yearly est.30d ago
  • Spanish Interpreter, (DC, Maryland, Virginia)

    **Overview** SOS International LLC (SOSi) is actively seeking qualified, professional, and experienced court interpreters in Arlington, VA
    $45k-68k yearly est.24d ago
  • Spanish Transcribers and Certified Interpreters Wanted - DC metro area

    Job DescriptionLanguage Service Provider headquartered in Northern VA area is seeking linguists ( Legal Transcriptionists and In-Person Interpreters - separate roles ) to transcribe legal materials (interviews, testimony, etc.) or to perform interpretation (half or full days) in DC courts. Interpreter Min. Qualifications: * Native speaking/reading/writing/listening skills in Spanish and near-native in English * At least 3 years' experience as a professional interpreter * ILR scores of 3 or higher in English and Spanish * Consecutive or simultaneous experience * Knowledge of legal terminology * Experienced using interpretation equipment for conferences, etc. * Hold Public Trust or higher clearance Transcriber Min. Qualifications: * Native speaking/reading/writing/listening skills in Spanish and near-native in English * At least 3 years' experience as a professional legal transcriptionist * Adept at using pedal and other transcription equipment/software * ILR scores of 3 or higher in English and Spanish * Knowledge of legal terminology * Hold Public Trust or higher clearance Please send an updated resume for consideration.
    $44k-74k yearly est.7d ago
  • Medical Interpreter -Spanish/English - Full Time - Fairfax- Northern Virginia

    Under supervision, The Interpreter/Translator will provide language interpretation and translation services to patients and their families in critical, acute, * Set limits appropriately; maintain professional boundaries as interpreter; maintain patient, family and staff rights to confidentiality privacy . Bilingual capability or certified Sign Language Interpreter. 1 year Experience as interpreter for individuals in critical situations. * Educate staff in use of interpreter and available interpretation services.
    $54k-87k yearly est.16d ago
  • Spanish Linguist - Portland, OR Office / US Remote

    Experience and education refers to LanguageLine Solutions' current salary range for this position. Exciting career opportunities in the language access industry are waiting for you at LanguageLine Solutions.
    $21.6-24 hourlyEasy Apply3d ago
  • Mandarin Linguist: TS/SCI with Poly

    Type of Requisition: Regular Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret SCI + Polygraph Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None Suitability: No Suitability Required Public Trust/Other Required: None Job Family: Intelligence Job Description: At GDIT you will have an impact on securing our clients' missions and ensuring we anticipate the threats of tomorrow. Own your opportunity as a Technical Mandarin Linguist/Analyst at GDIT and you'll help to ensure the safety and security of our nation. You'll deliver actionable insights to meet even the most complex requirements of the Intelligence Community. At GDIT, you'll help advance the mission while you advance your career. As a Technical Mandarin Linguist, joining our team to research monitor and analyze intelligence data and makes recommendations based on that data. How Technical Mandarin Linguist/Analyst will make an impact. * Must be a level 3/3 regarding reading and writing the Chinese language. * Must possess both written and verbal translation with focus on the use of technical, intelligence related and SME technology. * Provides analysis and research for national security, infrastructure, technology, country, geographic area, biographic and targeted vulnerability. * Prepares assessments of current threats and trends based on the sophisticated collection, research and analysis of classified and open-source information. * Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operational success. * Collects data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes. * May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff. WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO SUCCEED: * Education: Bachelor's Degree in a related technical or military discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work/military experience. * Required Experience: 5-8 years of related experience supporting intelligence operations. * Required Technical Skills: Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies and subject areas. * Security Clearance Level: A Current TS/SCI w Poly * Preferred Skills: 5-8 years of related experience supporting intelligence operations. * Location: Herndon, VA. GDIT IS YOUR PLACE: * 401K with company match * Comprehensive health and wellness packages * Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career * Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications * Cutting-edge technology you can learn from * Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays #cjpost #cjpost Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Travel Required: Less than 10% Telecommuting Options: Onsite Work Location: USA VA Herndon Additional Work Locations: COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements. We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.
    $62k-107k yearly est.60d+ ago
  • Marketing linguists | Multiple languages

    Lilt is a language translation services and technology company. If interested in joining the Lilt team, please apply with the English-language version of your Resume/C.V. Our customers include some of the largest Fortune 500 companies in the world who rely on Lilt every day to provide more personal customer experiences in 300+ languages. We're building the next generation of localization, making it possible for every organization to communicate with their customers in the language of their choice through Lilt's high-quality, scalable, and affordable translation services. Lilt is looking for freelance translators to work on marketing projects for our clients. Lilt is backed by some of the world's leading investors including Sequoia Capital, Intel Capital, and Redpoint.
    $36k-64k yearly est.22d ago

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Average Salary For an Interpreter And Translator

Based on recent jobs postings on Zippia, the average salary in the U.S. for an Interpreter And Translator is $43,870 per year or $21 per hour. The highest paying Interpreter And Translator jobs have a salary over $70,000 per year while the lowest paying Interpreter And Translator jobs pay $27,000 per year

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Consultants are individuals who were tapped by a company or an organization to work on a specific activity, depending on their field of expertise. They act as guides for the organization in undertaking projects that are related to their field. Consultants would usually assist organizations in planning, often giving advice when the need arises. They would, at times, take the lead in activities that involve data gathering and interpretation of data gathering results so that they can provide solid recommendations on actions that the organization may undertake. They may also guide the organization in implementing any changes brought about by their consultancy and in evaluating the effectiveness of the changes.


Analysts are employees or individual contributors with a vast experience in a particular field that help the organization address challenges. They help the organization improve processes, policies, and other operations protocol by studying the current processes in place and determining the effectiveness of those processes. They also research industry trends and data to make sound inferences and recommendations on what the company should do to improve their numbers. Analysts recommend business solutions and often help the organization roll out these solutions. They ensure that the proposed action plans are effective and produce the desired results.

Intelligence Analyst

An intelligence analyst is responsible for collecting information from various sources, including security databases, law surveillance networks, past intelligence reports, geographic and mapping tools, and communication records to locate threats and prevent crime and terrorist activities. Intelligence analysts work with different national organizations to gather information on related criminal activities and determine patterns and support investigations. An intelligence analyst must be highly critical and analytical to connect data and capture enemies to ensure the public's safety and security.

Research Analyst

A research analyst is responsible for providing a company with insights and advice concerning finance, investments, and expenditures. Utilizing their analytical skills and extensive expertise in marketing, they analyze the trends and significant factors to conclude which decision should be the best to make. They can also take part in conducting an in-depth analysis of a business and examine which areas require improvement or has potential. Furthermore, they may work with a company or independently as a freelance analyst.

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Can You Be Both A Translator And An Interpreter?

Yes, you can be both a translator and an interpreter. However, these are separate roles with very different skill sets.

People in roles as both translators and interpreters spend their lives converting words in one language into words in another language. However, it is not very common to find individuals who provide both translation and interpretation services. This is because these are roles that are not as interchangeable as a person might initially think.

Do Translators Or Interpreters Get Paid More?

Both translators and interpreters are paid at similar rates. However, certain types of translators and interpreters are paid more than others.

The highest-paid roles in translation services are for literary translators. Literary translators earn an average of $51,000 a year. This is most likely because literature is considered the most challenging content to rewrite in a different language.

How Much Do Interpreters And Translators Make?

Interpreters and translators make about $51,000 in a year. However, the best paid 25% generally make over $71,000 in a year, while the lowest-paid 25% only make around $38,000 per year.

The highest-paid roles in translation services are for literary translators. Literary translators earn an average of $51,000 a year. This is most likely because literature is considered the most challenging content to rewrite in a different language.

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