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LINGUIST List 16.1722

Tue May 31 2005

Jobs: Translation: Arabic Linguist, Aegis

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        1.    Dan Dixon, Translation: Arabic Linguist, Aegis, USA

Message 1: Translation: Arabic Linguist, Aegis, USA
Date: 27-May-2005
From: Dan Dixon <arabicaegismep.com>
Subject: Translation: Arabic Linguist, Aegis, USA

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University or Organization: Aegis, Mission Essential Personnel
Department: Language
Job Rank: Arabic Linguist
Specialty Areas: Translation
Required Language(s): Arabic, Standard (ABV)


Thank you for taking the first step in a rewarding career:

This position pays between $100,000 and $160,000 per year.

1) Provide operational contract linguist support to operations in various
locations worldwide. Provide general linguistic support for military
operations and interpret during interviews, meeting, and conferences.
Interpret and translate written and spoken communications.

2) Transcribe and analyze verbal communications. Perform document
exploitation. Scan, research, and analyze foreign language documents for
key information. Translate and gist foreign language documents. Identify
and extract information components meeting military information requirement
list criteria.

3) Provide input to reports.Linguists are required to work 12-hour shifts
and in excess of 60-hour weeks in order to provide continuous contract
linguist support that this 24 x 7 operation requires.Linguists must be
available for worldwide deployment as the mission dictates.
Background and Experience: (including education, skills, work activities)

Minimum required:

An excellent command of Arabic, as well as strong verbal and written
American English skills (grammar, vocabulary, idioms, spelling) because
linguist work products are prepared in English. A 4/4 (i.e., native) or
higher listening/reading comprehension rating according to the ILR scale
and as measured by the DLPT or comparable language test vehicle.

Must hold a current U.S. passport. Must be clearable to SECRET. Must be
willing to travel/work in various locations worldwide. Ability to deal
unobtrusively with the local populace. Familiarity with and ability to
conduct oneself in accordance with the local culture and customs.
Willingness to work shifts and extended hours in support of 24 x 7
Operations. Must be able to live and work in a harsh environment.

Address for Applications:

Mr. Dan Dixon
4449 Easton Way
2nd Floor
Columbus, OH 43219
United States of America

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Contact Information

Email: arabicaegismep.com
Phone: 888-542-3447
Fax: 614-934-1676
Website: http://www.aegismep.com

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