LifeBridge Community Services, a provider of sign language interpreter services in the State of Connecticut is hiring per diem sign language interpreters to provide deaf interpreter services throughout the State.
Requirements include RID certification, registration as a sign language interpreter with the State of CT and experience working as an interpreter in a variety of settings; medical settings preferred, legal settings a plus.
Depending upon CT State law and the type of interpreter assignment, the following certification requirements also apply:
- Community / Education interpreting: degree / certificate from a recognized interpreter training program, and RID written.
- Medical interpreting: NAD IV or RID certified.
- Legal interpreting: NAD V or RID NIC or RID CSC or RID CI and CT.
Additional requirements include available, reliable transportation; strong organizational and interpersonal skills for working with diverse constituencies and in collaborative efforts; professional and neat presentation and attire; ability to work independently while maintaining quality and productivity standards; and reliable and prompt service.
Please fill out the Employment Application & Disclosure Form and send with resume electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to LifeBridge Community Services, Human Resources Department, 475 Clinton Avenue, Bridgeport CT 06605.