LINGUIST List 18.3412|
Sat Nov 17 2007
Jobs: Spanish/Transcribing: Translator, McNeil Technologies
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1. McNeil Technologies,
Spanish, Transcribing: Translator, McNeil Technologies, Boston, MA / New Haven, CT, USA
Message 1: Spanish, Transcribing: Translator, McNeil Technologies, Boston, MA / New Haven, CT, USA
From: McNeil Technologies <nonemcneiltech.com>
Subject: Spanish, Transcribing: Translator, McNeil Technologies, Boston, MA / New Haven, CT, USA
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University or Organization: McNeil Technologies
Department: Intelligence and Language Center
Web Address: http://www.mcneiltech.com
Job Rank: Translator
Specialty Areas: Translation; Transcribing
Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)
This Position has been filled.
McNeil Technologies Inc. is currently recruiting local Spanish
Translators/Transcribers/Interpreters for government assignments in Boston,
MA and New Haven, CT. Active clearance not required.
- Position requires monitoring, translating, transcribing, interpreting,
performing translation/ transcription quality control and performing
validating services. Linguist shall be responsible for monitoring a varying
number of sources during any given shift.
- Provide reliable and accurate translations, transcriptions, and/or
summaries of source materials into English. Linguists will perform
multifunctional duties: i.e. when not interpreting, you may be required to
translate or transcribe source materials/documents and/or perform quality
control functions on documents/materials completed by other linguists.
- Perform as required, administrative duties related to tasks. Such duties
may include, but are not limited to, placing log sheets, line sheets,
duplicating tapes and/or summaries into binders, copying and stapling
Qualifications for Linguist:
- Undergrad degree or Graduate education: Major study in Spanish from an
English speaking college or university, English from a college or
university in other countries, or translating or interpreting where English
and Spanish were prerequisites
- Specialized experience in translating, interpreting, or other work
requiring the use of English and Spanish language.
- An excellent command of the English language with ability to provide
clear and concise oral and written communication.
- Ability to comprehend Spanish with native or near-native ability and
ability to follow accurately the basic elements of conversations and
- Skills necessary to read and comprehend Spanish with native or
near-native ability, and to read and understand various text types.
- Ability to comprehend slang and colloquial expressions in the Spanish
language and translate them to English.
- Basic typing/word processing skills.
- Candidate must successfully pass a Government background investigation.
Hourly Salary: $20.58/w benefits/$23.59/without
Relevant Work Experience: 1-5 Years
Percent Travel: 0-25%
Relocation Authorized: No
Primary Industry Experience: Federal Govt
Secondary Industry Experience: Law Enforcement
Primary Functional Experience: Linguist/Interpreter
Secondary Functional Experience: Language/Linguistics
Primary Location: See Above
Citizen of: USA
Clearance: Active Preferred
Application Deadline: 01-Jan-2008
Email Address for Applications: nonemcneiltech.com
Recruiter McNeil Technologies
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