Interpreter

Full-Time, Non-Exempt
Fremont CA
Posted 4 weeks ago

This position provides American Sign Language interpretation services.   Interpreting for employment services staff, office support, telephone and document assistance to clients on a walk-in and/or appointment basis.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  •  Provide interpretation/translation between clients, staff, documentations and/or employers
  • Compile statistical information and maintain files/case notes on clients
  • Feeding daily logs in database system
  • Provide support to the agency, community and other duties as assigned by Deputy Director
  • Provide backup support for coworkers as needed

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA degree in Deaf studies, social services or related fields, OR 3 years of documented experience in service provision in a human services setting
  • Fluency in American Sign Langue and strong background in the field of deafness and Deaf culture
  • Interpreter Certification preferred
  • Ability to use computer and word processing software; knowledge of MS office (Word, Excel, power point, and Outlook) preferred
  • Able to travel to appointments

 SALARY & BENEFITS

 Salary is negotiable depending on experience and education. DCARA offers full medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits in addition to 12 days of holiday leave plus one week paid winter holiday.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Send DCARA Application Form, cover letter, resume and three professional references via mail, email or fax to:

DCARA

Attn: Human Resources

14895 E. 14TH Street, Suite 200

San Leandro, CA 94578

Email: hr@dcara.org

Fax: 510.483.2526

Job Features

Job CategoryJobs
JOB TITLE:Interpreter
REPORTS TO:Deputy Director
DEPARTMENT:Employment Services
STATUS:Full-Time, Non-Exempt
LOCATION:Fremont, CA
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:No
DATE:April 2017
DEADLINE:Until Filled

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