Interpreters and Translators
Interpret oral or sign language, or translate written text from one language into another.
* Attention to Detail
* Self Control
* Stress Tolerance
* Follow ethical codes that protect the confidentiality of information.
* Translate messages simultaneously or consecutively into specified languages, orally or by using hand signs, maintaining message content, context, and style as much as possible.
* Listen to speakers' statements to determine meanings and to prepare translations, using electronic listening systems as necessary.
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media
Sample Job Titles
American Sign Language ASL/English Interpreter, American Sign Language ASL/English Sign Language Interpreter/RID Certified, American Sign Language Interpreter (ASL Interpreter), Arabic Translator, Audio Narrator, Bilingual Interpreter, Bilingual Secretary, Braille Transcriber, Braille Transcriber/Tactile Graphics Specialist, Braille Translator, Certified Court Interpreter, Certified Court/Medical Interpreter, Conference Interpreter, Conference Translator, Court Interpreter, Cryptologic Linguist, Deaf Interpreter, Deaf/Hard of Hearing Specialist, Diplomatic Interpreter, Diplomatic Interpreter/Translator, Educational Interpreter, Educational Sign and Oral Certified Interpreter, Sign Language, Foreign Language Interpreter, Freelance Interpreter/Translator, Freelance Translator, Full Time Staff Interpreter, Hourly Sign Language Interpreter, Interpreter, Interpreter and Translator, Interpreter for the Deaf, Interpreter-Bosnia-English and Albanian-English, Language Interpreter, Language Translator, Medical Interpreter, Official Court Interpreter, Paraprofessional Interpreter, Per Diem Interpreter, Russian Language Interpreter and Translator, Sign Language Interpreter, Sign Language Interpreter, Deaf/Hard of Hearing Consultant, Sign Language Translator, Spanish Interpreter, Spanish Interpreter/Translator, Staff Interpreter, Superior Court Interpreter-Spanish/English, Technical Translator, Translator, Translator and Interpreter, Translator/Interpreter.