(HEALTH) Foreign Language Interpreter II (open until filled)
SALARY: Begins at $30,768/Year will full benefits package
DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
This position provides interpreter services for health department functions and programs. The primary role is to respond to requests for interpreter services in the outreach setting to include, but not limited, to Child Care Coordination, Prenatal Care Management, Postpartum/Newborn Home visits, health fairs and other community outreach programs. Duties also include responding to requests for interpreter services for the clinical setting to interpret information regarding client needs, consent for care, screening, treatment, education, recommendations, instructions and appointments. Good communication, interpreting fluency and accurate translation skills are inherent to functioning successfully.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
A high school diploma or GED and one year of experience in interpreting and translating English in a setting that requires knowledge of programs and services are minimal requirements. Computer competency and CNA skills are preferred.
Deadline for Applying : Open until filled