Pashto / Dari Interpretation and Translation Support for the Government
CWU, Inc - Seattle, WA

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PASHTO / DARI LINGUIST (CAT III TOP SECRET)

MUST BE COURT CERTIFIED

Company: CWU, Inc

  • Location: Seattle, Washington Area
  • Category: Language Support Services (Linguist)
  • Date Posted: 01/02/2013
  • Travel Required: Yes
  • Background Check: Yes
  • Security Clearance: CAT III TOP SECRET
  • Compensation & Benefits: Competitive
  • Position: Part-time / 420-hours per year during trial
  • Requirements: MUST BE COURT CERTIFIED

POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON TASK ORDER AWARD

CWU, Inc is recruiting CAT III (Top Secret) Pashto / Dari linguists. Must have native or near native proficiency level in Pashto, Dari and 3/3 ILR in English.

  • Basic Qualifications:

MUST BE COURT CERTIFIED

This task order is in support of the Army JAG, Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM).

Candidates must pass language tests in target language and English, medical screenings, drug test and satisfy all relevant security requirements. Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) proficiency level 3/3/3 in English and target language. Ability to accurately perform consecutive interpretation, written translation of general and technical texts, and written transcription of aural communications from English into the target language and vice versa.

Superior listening, reading, writing, and speaking skills in both English and the target language; advanced knowledge of idioms and grammar. Familiarity with local customs and culture; ability to provide advice on cultural, ethnic, religious, and political issues. Computer literacy and familiarity with Microsoft Office suite required.

Candidates must be U.S. citizens, possessing a Top Secret clearance. Document exploitation skills. Prior consecutive and simultaneous translation experience, in-depth geopolitical knowledge, general education, science, and other professional skills.

MUST BE COURT CERTIFIED

  • Application: Pre-employment packages may be downloaded:

http://www.cwu-inc.com/Employment.html

CWU, Inc is an industry leader providing professional services including training specialists, linguists, and field specific subject matter experts, in addition to operational and training support to customers in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, federal, civil, and commercial sectors. For more information on CWU, Inc, visit www.cwu-inc.com.

CWU, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or sexual orientation.

Note: Due to Federal Contract Regulations, U.S. citizenship required, for these positions. Position / employment is contingent upon task order award.