Interpreter/Document Translator

  Afghanistan Unspecified 1172
Date Posted:Mar 2, 2011
Closing Date:Mar 17, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Government Advisory
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:Yes
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:



PAE is responsible for the INL/Corrections System Support Program (INL/CSSP) that is funded by the US Department of State and is a non-for-profit organization. INL/CSSP is helping Afghanistan improve its Corrections system by providing technical assistance, advice and training to Afghanistan Corrections system professionals.

Job Summary:

Proven experience in translating English to Dari/Pashtu and vice versa(verbally, written and electronically). Exceptional English, Pashtu and Dari language skills required.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Translation of all documents(verbally, written and electronically)submitted by CSSP which may be from English in Pashto/Dari, or vice versa. He/She is responsible to report his/her related supervisor regarding their daily assignments. (phone calls translations, views, requests or proposals from the advisors counterpart to the applicable Government agency or NGO organizations). Other Duties as assigned. Travel will be required for this position.

Job Requirement:

Education- graduated from High School (Grade 12).

Translation testing to include but no limited to verbal, written and electronic translation, will be administered at the time of the interview.

Computer Skills (MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint).

Candidate is required to fluently speak, read, understand and write Pashto, Dari, English languages. This will be tested at the time of interview.

Job Location:

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