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Job #: R-00000900
Location: Vienna, VA
Category: Language
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 50% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

T The court room Consecutive interpreter must be able to work with interpreting equipment in the Commission room or other facilities, and also, as necessary, equipment used to provide remote interpreting services by telephone. The contractor may be required to work with other interpreters working on behalf of the Convening Authority in team interpreting situations in longer proceedings.

The court room simultaneous interpreter shall provide support as needed, up to and including a seven-day work week and a 24-hour day. The regularly assigned hours of duty will be established by the PM and will normally consist of an 8 hour workday, Monday through Friday, and may include work on weekends and Federal holidays, except when the Government facility is closed. Based on the needs of OMC, court room simultaneous interpreter may be required to work shifts. Overtime or hours in excess of 40 hours per week may be required to support the mission.

Place of performance shall vary with requirements. A significant amount of the work will occur at the OMC deployed facility at US Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and some other overseas locations. Additional work shall be performed on site at the OMC facilities in the National Capital Region Interpretation Skill Levels: Level 4 (Advanced Professional Performance) - Able to interpret in the simultaneous mode required by the setting and provide almost completely accurate renditions of complex, colloquial, and idiomatic speech, as well as formal and some highly formal discourse. Conveys the meaning of the speaker faithfully, including most, if not all, details and nuances, reflecting the style, register, and cultural context of the source language, without omissions, additions or embellishments. Demonstrates mastery of the skills required for interpretation, including command of both working languages and their cultural context, expertise in some specialized fields, and ability to prepare new specialized topics rapidly and routinely. Very good delivery, with pleasant voice quality and only occasional hesitations, repetitions or corrections. Performance reflects the highest standards of professional conduct and ethics. Bachelors and four years or experience in lieu of degree

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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