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American Sign Language Interpreter

CIL of South Florida, Inc. Miami ,FL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Contractor
Job Description

 Main Responsibilities:

  • Must be capable of providing interpreting services through various modes of sign language and adapting to language preferences, to include American Sign Language (ASL), English interpretation, transliteration, contact sign/Pidgin Signed English (PSE), and oral transliteration
  • Thorough knowledge of and adherence to the RID Code of Professional Conduct
  • Adhere to the Center for Independent Living of South Florida Interpreting policies and procedures
  • Provide interpreting services for Deaf, Hard of Hearing and hearing customers in a variety of settings, including but not limited to business, social, performance, medical, legal, etc.
  • Provide effective communication to all parties involved
  • Demonstrate American Sign Language and spoken English skills across all registers
  • Ability to collaborate in a professional manner with all parties involved
  • Complete required paperwork and data entry in a timely fashion
  • Other duties as assigned

Certified individuals by the organizations below are preferred:

  • Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) - National Interpreter Certification (NIC) at any level (NIC, NIC Advanced or NIC Master level)
  • National Association of the Deaf (NAD) - Level III (Generalist), Level IV (Advanced), or Level V (Master)

(Transliteration/Interpreting) combined with a minimum of 3 years of interpreting experience

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

  • Possess fluent and effective ASL and English language skills
  • Exhibit and maintain professional and ethical behavior at all times according to the RID Code of Professional Conduct
  • Reliable transportation
  • Fluency in Spanish or Creole is a plus
  • Must be 18 years old or older to apply
Company Description
The Center for Independent Living of South Florida, Inc. (CILSF) is a registered 501(c)(3), or nonprofit, that empowers people of all disabilities and ages across Miami-Dade to maximize their abilities to live independently and challenge barriers that prevent us from being a fully integrated community.

CIL of South Florida, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Empower a generation of persons with disabilities to achieve independence.

The Center for Independent Living of South Florida, Inc. (CILSF) is a registered 501(c)(3), or nonprofit, that empowers people of all disabilities and ages across Miami-Dade to maximize their abilities to live independently and challenge barriers that prevent us from being a fully integrated community.

Address

4770 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL
USA

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