Swahili Translator - 11926BR

Swahili Translator

Department: 
Journalism
Location/Division: 
Kansas City, Kansas
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
U-Unclassified Professional Staff

Job Description

This is a temporary, hourly position that requires the temporary worker to provide translation services for training workshops. The initial contract will be three months with possible extension.

Required Qualifications

  1. Fluent in both Swahili and English
  2. Professional experience in translating from Swahili to English and vice versa
  3. Experience in working with people from diverse backgrounds
  4. Experience in working with refugees

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Experience working in classroom environment
  2. Knowledge of French is an advantage
  3. Cultural competency

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application includes an online application, resume, and a list of 2 professional references. Only complete applications will be considered.

Review of applications begins on May 25, 2018 and continues as needed to collect a pool of qualified applicants.

Contact Information to Applicants

Advertised Salary Range

$20/hour; 12 cents/word for translating documents

Application Review Begins

25-May-2018

Anticipated Start Date

01-Jun-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11926BR
Department:
Journalism
Location/Division:
Kansas City, Kansas
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
U-Unclassified Professional Staff
Application Review Begins:
25-May-2018
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