Amazon Job Openings – ASL Interpreter

Website Amazon

Job Description:

The ASL Interpreter is a key member of our accommodation team, providing ASL interpreting services to Amazon applicants, candidates and/or employees who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. The interpreter assignments may include in-person services for group meetings or events, as well as meetings with individual employees. Interpreter services may also be delivered via video conference.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide interpreting services for Deaf, Hard of Hearing and hearing stakeholders in a variety of settings and roles
  • Arrive to shifts and assignments on time and prepared for work.
  • Provide stellar customer service to both internal and external customers.
  • Communicate well in both verbal and written English
  • Flexible in work hours to support meetings sometimes outside of traditional business hours
  • Multi-task between interpreting effectively while using video-based technology
  • Provide effective communication in a video environment and/or on-site services environment
  • Collaborate in a professional manner with multiple internal and interdisciplinary teams

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited university or equivalent in RID alternative pathway
  • AVLIC membership
  • 3 + years of related professional interpreting experience, including VRI services, with strong demonstrated experience interpreting in the all areas of business and/or warehouse environments
  • Expert knowledge in Canada interpreting industry standards of practice, Code of Professional Conduct, Deaf culture, and an elastic linguistic range to match customer needs
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with confidential information, including sensitive human resources situations
  • Strong problem solving, time management and priority setting skills
  • Fluency in both American Sign Language and English with superior sign-to-voice and voice-to-sign language skills

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Orlando, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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