Cantonese Medical Consecutive Interpreter

Cupertino, CA /
Translation, Localization, Interpretation, QA Testing – Global Freelance Talent Community /
Freelance-Remote
Welocalize enables brands to reach and grow global audiences through services and solutions for translation, localization, adaptation, interpretation, and automation. We offer multilingual solutions to transform all content types for local audiences, at every step of our clients’ global business journey. We have 1,500 global team members across offices in North America, Europe and Asia dedicated to helping some of the world’s largest brands operate and succeed internationally.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB 
 
We are looking for interpreters for English <> Cantonese to join a newly formed team for one of our global clients. The interpreters will provide consecutive interpreting services both ON-SITE and REMOTE for one of our clients. They will take ownership of the incoming work on this account and will actively contribute to the success of the program. 

MAIN DUTIES

    • Perform on-site or remote consecutive patient-facing interpretation from English <> Cantonese with original meaning conveyed in a manner that is understandable to both doctors and patients.  
    • Commitment to participate in the programme
    • Work in Boostlingo when interpreting remotely. Welocalize provides training if needed.
    • Expected capacity per week/month: Candidate with flexibility to adapt to client requirements.

REQUIRED SKILLS

    • A minimum of 5 years' demonstrated experience in medical consecutive interpretation, ideally client-facing.
    • HIPAA compliance
    • At least one of the following certifications: CMI/CHI/CCHI
    • Degree in linguistics, translation or equivalent experience.

When you join Welocalize, you have the opportunity to bring your career to the next level:
... receive steady volume of work and long-term partnership {where this applies} 
... professional development: work on exciting projects that will empower you keep learning and growing
... work with multicultural, international team with a great variety of documents and content types  
... 24-hour 6-day a week support from our Community team.

If this opportunity sounds appealing to you, apply below.