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ID# 003359
08/06/2017

CAT II Arabic and/or Kurdish Linguist

Arrow Secuirty & Training LLC (AST)
71 Spit Brook Rd., Suite 303
Nashua, NH, AL 03060
United States
Category:Translation
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Job Description

CAT II Arabic and/or Kurdish Linguist


Summary of duties include:



  • Provide operational contract linguist support to U.S. Army operations in various locations worldwide

  • Provide general linguistic support for military operations and interpret during interviews, meetings, and conferences

  • Interpret and translate written and spoken communications

  • Transcribe and analyze verbal communications

  • Perform document exploitation; Scan, research and analyze foreign language documents for key information

  • Translate and review foreign language documents; Identify and extract information components meeting military information requirement list criteria; Provide input to reports.

  • Linguists are required to work 12-hour shifts and in excess of 60-hour weeks in order to provide continuous contract linguist support that this 24 x 7 operation requires.

  • Linguists must be available for worldwide deployment as the mission dictates.

 


Minimum Requirements:



  • An excellent command of Arabic Levantine or Arabic Gulf Dialect and Kurdish, as well as strong verbal and written American English skills (grammar, vocabulary, idioms, and spelling). Linguist work products are prepared in English. Applicants shall have native proficiency in the SCRL (ILR level 4 to 5) and a working proficiency in English (ILR level 2 ).

  • Applicants must hold a current U.S. Passport (or apply as soon as accepted into the program) or 5 eyes partner nations (US, UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand) who have been screened by government-designated personnel.

  • Applicants must have active Secret security clearance. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • Applicants must be willing to travel overseas

  • Willingness to work shifts and extended hours in support of 24 x 7 Operations

  • Must be computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office suite.

  • All applicants will undergo background investigation, oral and written skills language examination, medical examination and counterintelligence screening as conditions of employment on this contract.

The Target Languages we are seeking are as follows:


Arabic Levantine


Arabic Gulf Dialect


Kurdish Sorani


 


Working Conditions:



  • Able to sit and work at a computer keyboard for extended periods of time

  • Able to stoop, kneel, bend at the waist and reach on a daily basis

  • Able to lift up to 40 pounds occasionally

  • Able to walk long distances without assistance

 


Arrow Security & Training, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:
An excellent command of Arabic Levantine or Arabic Gulf Dialect and Kurdish, as well as strong verbal and written American English skills (grammar, vocabulary, idioms, and spelling). Linguist work products are prepared in English. Applicants shall have native proficiency in the SCRL (ILR level 4 to 5) and a working proficiency in English (ILR level 2+).
Applicants must hold a current U.S. Passport (or apply as soon as accepted into the program) or 5 eyes partner nations (US, UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand) who have been screened by government-designated personnel.
Applicants must have active Secret security clearance. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Applicants must be willing to travel overseas
Willingness to work shifts and extended hours in support of 24 x 7 Operations
Must be computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office suite.
All applicants will undergo background investigation, oral and written skills language examination, medical examination and counterintelligence screening as conditions of employment on this contract.
The Target Languages we are seeking are as follows:
Arabic Levantine
Arabic Gulf Dialect
Kurdish Sorani
 
Working Conditions:
Able to sit and work at a computer keyboard for extended periods of time
Able to stoop, kneel, bend at the waist and reach on a daily basis
Able to lift up to 40 pounds occasionally
Able to walk long distances without assistance
 
Arrow Security & Training, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Native Language(s)
Arabic
Language Pairs English > Arabic
English > Kurdi
Fields Of Expertise
Linguistics
Services
Translation
Software Used
Microsoft Word
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