Siouxland Community Health Center has openings for Full-time Interpreters.
1- 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.