LanguageLine Solutions the world's largest employer of professional interpreters is seeking candidates with excellent language proficiency skills in English and Vietnamese. This is a work-at-home position.
The Vietnamese Interpreter is responsible for handling calls on demand, rarely by appointment, and renders meaning of conversations in the consecutive mode of interpretation between speakers of Vietnamese and English. She/he processes information quickly and concisely, recognizes sensitive cultural differences and is professional and courteous at all times. The Vietnamese interpreter will use appropriate industry terminology and understands common industry procedures and practices. The calls may involve simple or complex, non-technical or technical subjects in the following fields: Healthcare, Government, Insurance, Financial, Utilities, Travel & Hospitality, and 911, Law Enforcement, Court, and General Business.
Native Fluency in Vietnamese and English
Advanced skills in the cultural dynamics (cultural implication and idiomatic expression) of both Vietnamese and English
Excellent listening, retention and note taking skills to maintain a high level of accuracy
Knowledge of industry-specific terminology; on-going study of glossaries and training materials including scripts provided by our clients
Ability to concentrate, stay detached from the conversation, and remain neutral and objective at all times
Ability to follow client's instructions closely
Ability to explain certain cultural concepts to avoid miscommunication with the permission or at request of the client
Completion of High school education
Education in languages/translation/interpretation or related fields preferred, but not required
To apply, please send an email to Christine Nishiura - CNishiura@languageline.com
Or apply online at https://languageline.taleo.net/careersection/.lls+-+united+states/jobdetail.ftl
LanguageLine Solutions is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
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