Experienced Japanese Telephonic/OPI Independent Contractors
Employment Type: Full-Time
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Independent Contract Interpreters are responsible for providing consecutive interpretation services over-the-phone from an at-home office. They must have training and experience necessary to provide accurate and complete interpretation, be able to pass an interpretation assessment test and conduct themselves according to the ethical and professional guidelines and best practices as outlined both by TransPerfect and the larger profession. Successful Independent Contractor Interpreters will be expected to provide excellent customer service, communicate all information and ideas clearly and accurately, and respond to any feedback provided from monitoring. Provide the highest level of customer service during interpreting sessions Meet interpreter quality standards set by TransPerfect Connect’s TTQ department Continuously expand vocabulary and knowledge of subject matter required for various clients Receive and respond to feedback based on remote monitoring sessions Complete all required compliance training and keep all assignment-related information strictly confidential Provide accurate and complete interpretation; never paraphrasing Interpret without ever counseling, advising or interjecting personal opinions Maintain all professional and ethical standards as outlined by TransPerfect and the larger profession
Qualifications Professional Proficiency in over-the-phone consecutive interpretation required A minimum of 6 months of previous interpretation experience required for languages of greater diffusion and preferred for languages of lesser diffusion A high school diploma, GED or equivalent A four-year college degree preferred The ability to pass a language assessment for languages of greater diffusion and an all English assessment of relevant terminology and code-switching ability for languages of lesser diffusion Recognized certification in language interpretation (healthcare, legal or community) preferred Documented training in interpretation required for languages of greater diffusion and preferred for languages of lesser diffusion Documented completion of a language proficiency interview/assessment preferred for languages of lesser diffusion Ability to communicate effectively across cultures Ability to use multiple software and phone systems simultaneously required Ability to sit and interpret over-the-phone for extended periods required Ability to concentrate and take effective notes in a fast-paced work environment required
TransPerfect Connect is the world's leading provider of device-independent remote interpreting services, including video interpretation and over the phone interpretation (OPI). Transperfect Connect is a division of TransPerfect, the world's largest privately held provider of language services and technology-enabled translation solutions to support global business. Founded in 1992, TransPerfect has over 3,500 employees and maintains offices in over 90 cities worldwide.
TransPerfect is an equal opportunity employer .* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.
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