Sign Language Interpreter
Olathe Health System - Olathe, KS

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Olathe Health System, Inc. is looking for dedicated and caring professionals to join our system! If you enjoy an environment of team oriented patient care and an excellent staff of co-workers, you have found the right place! Olathe Medical Center, Inc, a 300-bed general acute care facility is currently looking for a Sign Language Interpreter professional to join our team.
If you are committed to helping improve the health of our communities in an environment of trust and collaboration, you are welcome to apply online:
EOE (Equal Opportunity Employer)

Position Description:
The Sign Language Interpreter position is responsible for providing equal access to deaf/hard of hearing patients and their families/significant others by interpreting in American Sign Language, transliterating English or matching the mode of communication best understood by the patient.

Position Requirements:Education:
High school diploma or GED required; 2 Year/Associate degree preferred

3 to 5 years experience required

Knowledge, Skills:
Must possess strong organizational skills; must be proficent with medical terminology; must have strong verbal communication skills and fluency in English, American Sign Language, and Coded English; must possess excellent customer service skills.

License, Registration and/or Certification:
Required upon hire: Certification through Kansas Quality Assurance Screening at Level 4 (Interpreting) and Level 4 (Transliterating) or above, or Missouri Certification - Advanced Level or above, or National Interpreter Certification through the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf