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LINGUIST List 19.701

Sun Mar 02 2008

Jobs: Spanish & Translation: Translator, McNeil Technologies

Editor for this issue: Luiza Newlin Lukowicz <luizalinguistlist.org>

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        1.    McNeil Technologies, Spanish & Translation: Translator, McNeil Technologies, Springfield, VA, USA

Message 1: Spanish & Translation: Translator, McNeil Technologies, Springfield, VA, USA
Date: 29-Feb-2008
From: McNeil Technologies <mcurismcneiltech.com>
Subject: Spanish & Translation: Translator, McNeil Technologies, Springfield, VA, USA
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University or Organization: McNeil Technologies
Department: Intelligence and Language Center
Job Location: Virginia, USA
Web Address: http://www.mcneiltech.com
Job Rank: Translator

Specialty Areas: Translation; Native Speaker

Required Language(s): Spanish (spa)


Spanish Translators/Transcribers/Interpreters


McNeil Technologies Inc is currently recruiting Full Time Spanish
Translators/Transcribers/Interpreters for assignments in Chantilly, VA.
Active security clearance, DSS Secret preferred.

Job Description:

- 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, coping and stapling
related paperwork.

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
telephone calls.
- 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.
- U.S. Citizen
- Candidate must successfully pass a Government background investigation.

Desired Skills:

- Active DSS SECRET Clearance (Interim Secret acceptable)
- Spanish Linguist/Interpreter Experience
- Federal Government Industry Experience
- Law Enforcement Industry Experience

Desired Background:

- No Criminal Record
- Good Credit History

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: mcurismcneiltech.com
Web Address for Applications: http://www.mcneiltech.com
Contact Information:
Intelligence and Language Matthew Curis
Email: mcurismcneiltech.com
Phone: 703-921-1630
Fax: 703-778-8954

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