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English / Spanish Language Interpreters -Remote Work from Home

Kelly Services
Blanding, UT 84511 Work Remotely
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**English / Spanish Language Interpreters** - Remote Work from Home


**Job Description**

Work at Home Bilingual English/Spanish Language Phone Interpreter

(English and Spanish)


Job Title: Telephone Interpreter

**Location: Work at Home position in Puerto Rico**

Position: Contract Position Long Term


**Position Overview:**


The Telephone Interpreter is responsible for handling calls on demand and renders the

meaning of conversations between required language and English speakers. The interpreter breaks the communication barrier in a wide range of industries including: Healthcare, Government, Insurance, Financial, Utilities, Travel & Hospitality, General Business, Law Enforcement, Court, and 911.


The interpreter processes information quickly, concisely and recognizes sensitive

cultural differences. He/She is always professional and courteous . The interpreter uses

appropriate terminology and understands common industry procedures and practices. The

calls may involve simple or complex, technical or non-technical subjects. Telephone

interpreters translate verbally.


**This is a remote position. The Interpreter works from his/her home-office. It is essential to ensure a quiet & secure environment.**


**Principal Duties and Responsibilities:**


Answer calls promptly and conduct interpretation in a friendly and professional manner.

Render correct concepts and meanings according to the conventions of established

interpretation protocol, avoiding omissions or additions.

Speak clearly in both languages using proper pronunciation, enunciation and polite

expressions.

Maintain a professional demeanor throughout the call, at all times.

Remain calm during calls in the event that one of the primary speakers is incoherent or

upset, especially in emergency situations.

Maintain punctuality and availability during scheduled work hours.

Follow client instructions, in compliance with protocol to ensure client expectations are

met with the Limited English-speaking Person, avoiding interaction with the Limited English-speaking Person without clients permission.

Understand protocol and terminology for various industries including, but not limited to,

Medical, Insurance, Finance and Law.

Demonstrate commitment to cultural sensitivity and working in a diverse environment.


**Qualifications**

Fluency in the required language Spanish and English and skilled in the associated cultural dynamics.

Ability to provide cultural competency and assess regional and accent differences to find ways of communicating with the Limited English-speaking Person.

Excellent listening, retention and note-taking skills to maintain a high level of accuracy

during interpretation.

Education or work experience in language-related fields such as teaching, language

assessment, translation or interpretation would be an asset.

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Legally authorized to work in the United States.

Able to work independently.

Able to commit to working a minimum of 37hrs/wkly

Has the aptitude for close attention to detail regarding shift/schedule adherence


**Technical Requirements:**

iPhone or Android phone

High speed Internet connection for work related electronic communication.

This internet connection should provide download speeds of no less than 5 Mbps and upload speeds of 1 Mbps.

Paper shredder to dispose of handwritten notes taken during calls


**Physical Requirements:**

Must be able to operate a keyboard and mouse and remain in a stationary position the

majority of the workday.

Must have sufficient manual dexterity to type or write.

May be exposed to moderate noise levels; i.e. computer, audio, telephone


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**Why Kelly** **** **?**


As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-03-19 Expires: 2021-05-10

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