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If you enjoy helping others, working in a team environment and want to use your language skills to help your community, then look no further.

At Connecting Cultures, Inc., interpreting is not just a job, it's a career. Apply today and get started on your journey toward becoming a professional healthcare interpreter.

Your're not just a number, you're a part of our TEAM!

Connecting Cultures,Inc. is proud to offer full-time positions with competitive wage and benefits packages for all our employees.

Job Description: Healthcare Interpreter

Wage category
  • Hourly
Work week
  • Monday - Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional Requirements
  • Workday may start before 8:00 a.m. and end after 5:00 p.m. based on fluctuating business needs
  • Individual shares on-call responsibilities with other individuals on their language team
  • Work requires willingness to be flexible in scheduling and does require evening and weekend interpreting hours
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Facilitate effective communication between the company's customers and their limited English proficient clients
  • Adhere to healthcare healthcare interpreter code of ethics and company standards of practice and service
Customer Service
  • Build a positive team environment and professional relationships with all internal and external customers
  • Use effective problem solving and critical thinking skills to adapt to challenges inherent to meeting the demands of Connecting Cultures,Inc. and its customers
Continued Professional Development
  • Continuously learn additional concepts, skills, and information relevant to healthcare interpreting, industry, and business knowledge both independently and collaboratively and in both formal and informal learning environments
Administrative Duties
  • Internal duties as required to complete both company and department tasks
Required Skills
  • Advanced high proficiency in language pairs as described by the ATCFL speaking proficiency guidelines and ratings
  • Be able to demonstrate the ability to complete the company's proprietary interpreter training program or have completed another qualified interpreter training program
  • Capable of meeting the learning objectives in a specified length of time
  • Effective time management skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Flexibility
  • Effective self-management
  • Ability to work within a diverse environment
Education Requirements
  • High School diploma or equivalent
Knowledge Requirements
  • US healthcare system
  • Broad understanding of both cultures and ability to convey cultural concepts to others
  • Healthcare terminology and concepts
  • Professional business etiquette
Physical Demands
  • Stand for long periods of time
  • Sit for long periods of time
  • Lengthy work hours
  • Ability to perform within varying times of a 24-hour period
  • Mobility to go from one location/exam room to another quickly
  • Good hand dexterity
  • Ability to drive in all weather and traffic conditions
  • Classroom setting
  • Healthcare setting
  • Professional office setting
  • Car
  • Geographic service area
  • Sights, smells and events associated with health care
Equipment Used
  • Computer, software and web applications
  • Multiline phone system
  • Cell phone
  • Mobile applications
  • Computer audio/video equipment
  • Dependable car/valid driver’s license required