Spanish Linguist/Interpreter - Billings

Company: SOS International LLC ( Learn More )

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Job Description

SOSi is seeking a detailed oriented Linguist to provide a core of intelligence analytical expertise in one of the following languages to English: Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Jamaican Patois, Haitian Creole, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Armenian, Hebrew, Romanian, Russian, Turkish, Serbo-Croatian, Farsi, Pashto, Dari, Papiamento, Philipino, Tagalog, Balock, Balochi, Ibo, Miskito, Twi, Yoruba, and Plantdietsch)

Essential Job Duties:

  • Capable of satisfactorily performing various linguistic functions and duties throughout a shift as described below for monitoring, organizing, categorizing, translating, transcribing, interpreting, performing quality control, and validating services.
  • Responsible for monitoring varying numbers of communication intercepts during any given shift.
  • Listen to oral and/or electronic communication intercepts or other digital media in English and in foreign languages and provide an immediate oral summary in English, followed by a hand-written or typed (as instructed by the Linguistic Supervisor) summary in English in a format and review the summary for accuracy.
  • Operate equipment such as cassette tape recording equipment, Television Sets (TV), desk-top computers, digital T2S2 systems and/or other equipment as required.
  • Prepare a summary of each intercept to include, but not limited to, a hand written or typed synopsis (gist) in English that is grammatically correct; date and time of recording; and other relevant information as instructed.
  • Correctly identify the conversant(s) through use of a voice library and/or from the context of the conversation.
  • Enter the summary into a computerized medium when required.
  • Sign all gists, summary logs, or documents that are prepared as may be required as well as initial all tape recordings, and the initialing of the tape recordings must be witnessed by another person as may be required.
  • Maintain a list of slang words and codes used by the conversants for the duration of the communications intercept.
  • Prepare a replacement cassette tape, Magneto Optical Disk (MOD), Digital Audio Tape (OAT), Compact Disks (CD), or other media as directed by the COR for all intercepted communication.
  • perform administrative duties related to the above duties, such as arranging log sheets, gists, and/or summaries into binders and/or file folders; copying and assembling related paperwork; and labeling storage containers. ability to understand the specific tasks being processed and produced.
  • Comply with Court regulations concerning minimization procedures
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Job Requirements

    SOSi is seeking a detailed oriented Linguist to provide a core of intelligence analytical expertise in one of the following languages to English: Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Jamaican Patois, Haitian Creole, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Armenian, Hebrew, Romanian, Russian, Turkish, Serbo-Croatian, Farsi, Pashto, Dari, Papiamento, Philipino, Tagalog, Balock, Balochi, Ibo, Miskito, Twi, Yoruba, and Plantdietsch)

    Essential Job Duties:

    • Capable of satisfactorily performing various linguistic functions and duties throughout a shift as described below for monitoring, organizing, categorizing, translating, transcribing, interpreting, performing quality control, and validating services.
    • Responsible for monitoring varying numbers of communication intercepts during any given shift.
    • Listen to oral and/or electronic communication intercepts or other digital media in English and in foreign languages and provide an immediate oral summary in English, followed by a hand-written or typed (as instructed by the Linguistic Supervisor) summary in English in a format and review the summary for accuracy.
    • Operate equipment such as cassette tape recording equipment, Television Sets (TV), desk-top computers, digital T2S2 systems and/or other equipment as required.
    • Prepare a summary of each intercept to include, but not limited to, a hand written or typed synopsis (gist) in English that is grammatically correct; date and time of recording; and other relevant information as instructed.
    • Correctly identify the conversant(s) through use of a voice library and/or from the context of the conversation.
    • Enter the summary into a computerized medium when required.
    • Sign all gists, summary logs, or documents that are prepared as may be required as well as initial all tape recordings, and the initialing of the tape recordings must be witnessed by another person as may be required.
    • Maintain a list of slang words and codes used by the conversants for the duration of the communications intercept.
    • Prepare a replacement cassette tape, Magneto Optical Disk (MOD), Digital Audio Tape (OAT), Compact Disks (CD), or other media as directed by the COR for all intercepted communication.
    • perform administrative duties related to the above duties, such as arranging log sheets, gists, and/or summaries into binders and/or file folders; copying and assembling related paperwork; and labeling storage containers. ability to understand the specific tasks being processed and produced.
    • Comply with Court regulations concerning minimization procedures
    • Other duties as assigned.