TELELANGUAGE is looking for bi-lingual professionals to provide interpretation over-the-phone. This is a work-from-home opportunity where you can choose your own hours and work for as much or as little as you want.
To qualify to work as a Telephonic Interpreter, you must be able to pass an English proficiency and target language proficiency test.
Skills and Competencies
Phone Interpreters shall have the following competencies:
Interpreting competence comprises the ability to interpret a message from one language to the other in the applicable mode. It includes the ability to assess and comprehend the original message and render it in the target language without omissions, additions or distortions. It also includes the knowledge/awareness of the interpreter’s own role in the interpreting encounter.
The interpreter shall:
• Have active listening skills and strive to improve them through self-training.
• Have good memory retention skills.
• Be able to take notes during the interpretation assignment to ensure accuracy of the information given.
• Be able to mentally transpose and verbalize into the target language.