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Interpreter

  2021-02-10     Siouxland Community Health Center     1021 Nebraska St.  
Description:

Siouxland Community Health Center has openings for Full-time Interpreters. 

2- Full-time Spanish (at main location)

1- Full-time Somali (at South Sioux location)

Successful candidate must have solid experience & advanced knowledge of:

  • Fluency in verbal, reading and written bilingual communication skills

  • Basic computer and data entry skills

  • Knowledge of cultural barriers to medical care and ability to diminish barriers on the patients’ and SCHC’s behalf

  • Knowledge of medical terminology in both languages

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Previous experience interpreting preferred

    Successful candidate must be able to perform primary functions of position:

  • Provide translation services and support the non-English speaking patients and their families during their clinical visit

  • Works directly with medical staff to ensure accurate communication and understanding between patient and staff

  • Assists patients in completing all necessary intake forms at initial visit, including but not limited to, demographic and medical history, and financial verification

  • Assists social service worker and patient in completing the social service intake process

  • Travel to local agencies or hospitals to provide interpreting services as needed

  • These functions are not all inclusive

To apply: Go to our website www.slandchc.com,  click the Careers Tab, search jobs, and submit application online.  Or apply in person. 

Background check and drug screen are required. SCHC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SCHC participates in E-Verify. 


Do not contact this company in solicitation of any product or service.

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