Professional Interpreter Resume Samples

A Professional Interpreter is skilled at understanding and speaking more than one language. The day-to-day tasks include converting data from the source language into another targeted language and compile technical terms into organized glossaries for reference in the translation process. Major roles and responsibilities listed on the Professional Interpreter Resume are – translating messages live speeches, voice recordings, and documents into another language; collaborating with colleagues to compile helpful information, honoring outline ethical codes to ensure sensitive and confidential information, identifying terms and words with conflicting meanings, verifying and editing translations; and documenting changes to translated materials.

To ensure success, one needs to process and impart information quickly, and relay intentions, emotions, and tone in interpretations. Preferred applicants should have outstanding problem-solving skills, and have the ability to work to a high level of accuracy. Proficiency in using relevant software is crucial. While formal education includes only a high school diploma or GED, possessing a valid certificate from an accredited interpretation training, and proficient enunciation and pronunciation skills are vital.

Professional Interpreter Resume example

Professional Interpreter Resume

Summary : Professional Interpreter with 10 years of experience in Facilitating effective communication between two parties that do not speak a similar language by converting one spoken language to another. Attending conferences and meetings and acting as interpreter to facilitate communication. Following the Interpreter training protocols and District Code of Ethics. Attending district training to ensure performance according to district expectations. Ensuring presence at meetings at different locations and times.

Skills : Interpreting, Customer Service, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Get the opportunity to interpret for hospitals; doctors, nurses, social workers, chaplains, ER.
    2. Interpreted for 911, police departments, border and customs, and even for Manchester police department.
    3. Other areas of interpretation I do are banks, insurances, car rentals, Disney, USPS, and federal marketplace.
    4. Interpreted what each party is saying in a quick and effective matter.
    5. Received three commendations from clients; a commendation is when the client I interpreted for speaks to my superiors and lets them know of the outstanding job I did.
    6. Possessed the skills to provide the highest level of customer service, with patience and knowledge of the department’s services.
    7. Attended work regularly at assigned work hours subject to lawful leave rights and responsibilities.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        10+ Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Senior
        Education
        Education
        GED


        Professional Interpreter Resume

        Summary : To acquire a Professional Interpreter position in a field that will enhance and allow me to explore different aspects of my education and my experience. Accurately relaying concepts and ideas between languages, Creating a new text in the target language that reproduces the content and style of the original, Editing and proofreading text to accurately reflect language, Receiving and submitting assignments electronically, Using dictionaries and glossaries for reference.

        Skills : Microsoft Office, Languages Known: Hindi, Tamil And Telugu.

        Description :

          1. Provided interpreting and translating services in Bosnian and Spanish languages for patients, clients, and medical staff in local hospitals and clinics in Minnesota.
          2. Provided communication bridge between patients with limited English proficiency.
          3. Informed providers and patients of relevant cultural issues to assist providers in delivering culturally sensitive patient care.
          4. Kept up to date with medical terminology as well as newest medical procedures.
          5. Maintained confidentiality in all aspects of the job.
          6. Assisted with other medical tasks if needed.
          7. Provided interpreting services as an independent contractor for Spanish speaking patients.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          10+ Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Senior
          Education
          Education
          BA In Marketing


          Professional Interpreter Resume

          Summary : Have worked customer service and retail most of my life. I am a fast learner detail oriented and very good at multi tasking. I have experience answering phones using basic office machines and working sales on computer. Interpreting/Translating both educational terminology and colloquial language, Reading aloud documents in a language other than in which they were written.

          Skills : Bilingual-Bi-literate, Forklift Certified, Supervisory Experience, Excellent Customer Service .

          Description :

            1. Assisted patients in filling out medical forms and medication.
            2. Maintained strict confidentiality between patients case and doctors scenario.
            3. Maintained current knowledge of programs/services, such as surrogate parenting, health care options, local services providers, and other relevant PDE initiatives.
            4. Independently ambulated in and around work areas.
            5. Travelled to and from assigned work locations without employer support.
            6. Exhibited appropriate manual dexterity to effectively carry out functions, duties, and responsibilities.
            7. Coordinated workshops, meetings, seminars, etc., related to the continuing education of current CLIU #21 interpreters.
                                                Years of Experience
                                                Experience
                                                7-10 Years
                                                Experience Level
                                                Level
                                                Management
                                                Education
                                                Education
                                                BA In Marketing

                                                Professional Interpreter Resume

                                                Summary : Professional Interpreter is performing written translation and/or oral interpretation in the target language; recognizing and performing the three types of interpretation: consecutive, simultaneous and sight translation; using standard English in verbal or written form; using correct grammar, punctuation and spelling, perform basic clerical functions; performing basic arithmetic calculations.

                                                Skills : Arithmetic Calculation, Planner.

                                                Description :

                                                  1. Demonstrated the ability to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
                                                  2. Demonstrated philosophy of lifelong learning.
                                                  3. Participated in the selection process for hiring new interpreters.
                                                  4. Educated all school personnel involved with deaf/hard of hearing students as to the roles and responsibilities of each party involved in the educational interpreting setting prior to the beginning of each school year. Coordinates scheduling for CLIU #21 interpreters and substitute coverage.
                                                  5. Served as contact person for public inquiries regarding interpreting services provided by CLIU #21.
                                                  6. Served as contact person for outside agencies providing substitute services to the CLIU #21.
                                                  7. Ensured quality interpreting services at all levels of education within CLIU #21.
                                                                              Years of Experience
                                                                              Experience
                                                                              7-10 Years
                                                                              Experience Level
                                                                              Level
                                                                              Management
                                                                              Education
                                                                              Education
                                                                              BA In Marketing

                                                                              Professional Interpreter Resume

                                                                              Headline : Professional Interpreter is operating standard office equipment including computer, telephone, printer, copier, and presentation equipment; effectively using Microsoft Office computer applications including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel; communicate effectively and with proficiency both orally in person and by phone and in writing in both English and the target language.

                                                                              Skills : Interpreter, Planner.

                                                                              Description :

                                                                                1. Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills.
                                                                                2. Demonstrated organizational skills and time management skills, providing for productivity, accuracy, and attention to detail in the carrying out of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities with minimal supervision.
                                                                                3. Demonstrated the ability to implement and comply with PA Individual Education Program process.
                                                                                4. Demonstrated the ability to prioritize assigned tasks.
                                                                                5. Completed tasks with attention to detail and accuracy.
                                                                                6. Demonstrated the ability to work independently and maintain departmental deadlines.
                                                                                7. Demonstrated the ability to make professional decisions.
                                                                                              Years of Experience
                                                                                              Experience
                                                                                              5-7 Years
                                                                                              Experience Level
                                                                                              Level
                                                                                              Executive
                                                                                              Education
                                                                                              Education
                                                                                              BA In Marketing

                                                                                              Professional Interpreter Resume

                                                                                              Objective : Professional Interpreter is Providing meaning-for-meaning interpreting. Following CyraComs interpreter protocols as per CyraCom training, policies, and procedures. Following all CyraCom policies and procedures related to information confidentiality and interpreter ethics. Attending all required training for interpreters, such as training by the CyraCom Quality and Development Department.

                                                                                              Skills : Supervisor, Collaborative Skills.

                                                                                              Description :

                                                                                                1. Performed ongoing maintenance of current credentials and provides evidence to the Local Education Agency (LEA), as requested.
                                                                                                2. Remained current in the field of educational interpreting through participation in workshops, professional meetings, interaction with professional colleagues, and reading of current literature in the field.
                                                                                                3. Educated consumers on deafness/hearing loss, as needed.
                                                                                                4. Maintained an impartial attitude and ensures confidentiality in accordance with the Registry of Interpreters of the Deaf (RID) Code of Ethics.
                                                                                                5. Demonstrated the ability to work collaboratively with external and internal stakeholders.
                                                                                                6. Demonstrated the ability to maintain complete confidentiality.
                                                                                                7. Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills, demonstrated by patience, understanding, and congeniality.
                                                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                                                            Level
                                                                                                                            Executive
                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                            BA In Marketing

                                                                                                                            Professional Interpreter Resume

                                                                                                                            Objective : Professional Interpreter is Continuously improving vocabulary and specialized subject matter knowledge, as required for various clients, such as medical, legal, social services, etc. Maintaining confidentiality as per CyraCom Interpreter policies. Using standard office equipment such as telephones, computers, copiers and fax machines. Using MS Office applications such as Outlook, Word and Edge (or other internet browser).

                                                                                                                            Skills : Interpreter, System Assistant.

                                                                                                                            Description :

                                                                                                                              1. Assisted in establishing systems, policies, and protocols to govern the provision of video interpreting services system-wide.
                                                                                                                              2. Maintained competence regarding Sorenson VRS software, FCC regulations, policies and procedures of the company.
                                                                                                                              3. Interpreted and/or team interpreted in the VRS call center as required.
                                                                                                                              4. Completed other ad hoc duties as assigned.
                                                                                                                              5. Facilitated communication among Deaf and Hard of Hearing students and their hearing peers, mainstream classroom teachers, and other personnel in the school system using American Sign Language and spoken English.
                                                                                                                              6. Provided instructional support to students in their classroom settings.
                                                                                                                              7. Attended field trips and various school system meetings including Parent Teacher Association (PTA), action team, Individualized Education Plan (IEP), and other approved activities or meetings to provide interpreting services.
                                                                                                                                                Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                Experience
                                                                                                                                                2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                Level
                                                                                                                                                Executive
                                                                                                                                                Education
                                                                                                                                                Education
                                                                                                                                                BA In Marketing

                                                                                                                                                Professional Interpreter Resume

                                                                                                                                                Objective : Professional Interpreter with 3 years of experience in On-site interpreting in healthcare, social services, and/or courts. Abiding by professional codes of ethics and standards of practice, Keeping all appointments promptly and openly communicate completion of jobs, schedule changes, and any other information for smooth provision of services, Completing and prompting submission of standard paperwork for all appointments.

                                                                                                                                                Skills : Social Service, Communicational Skills.

                                                                                                                                                Description :

                                                                                                                                                  1. Managed employee relations and maintain positive employee morale.
                                                                                                                                                  2. Supported the safe provision of interpreting assignments at home and in call centers.
                                                                                                                                                  3. Provided customer feedback to interpreters and resolve any areas of complaint. When needed, interface with customers to discuss concerns and update on problem resolution.
                                                                                                                                                  4. Performed annual performance reviews of employees.
                                                                                                                                                  5. Provided direct services, team interpret, and conduct call observations.
                                                                                                                                                  6. Worked with sales team and account management to help win and maintain accounts.
                                                                                                                                                  7. Provided regular reporting to supervisors and associated departments as required.
                                                                                                                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                    Experience
                                                                                                                                                                    2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                    Level
                                                                                                                                                                    Executive
                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                    GED

                                                                                                                                                                    Professional Interpreter Resume

                                                                                                                                                                    Objective : Professional Interpreter with 2 years of experience in Supporting refugee and immigration programs through interpretation including but not limited to intakes, case management meetings, employment services meetings, educational programs, benefits consultations, and social service appointments. Providing accurate, complete and impartial interpretation services for Limited English Proficiency (LEP) clients, family members and Catholic Charities staff.

                                                                                                                                                                    Skills : Team Member, Planner.

                                                                                                                                                                    Description :

                                                                                                                                                                      1. Assisted in departmental budget setting and operationalize approved annual budget.
                                                                                                                                                                      2. Conducted regular strategic planning for department and communicate risks and opportunities to leadership team.
                                                                                                                                                                      3. Created and maintained efficient departmental structure to oversee provision of interpreting services 24/7/365.
                                                                                                                                                                      4. Recruited and screened potential hearing and Deaf video interpreters.
                                                                                                                                                                      5. Ensured adequate interpreter coverage for VRI appointments and on-demand queue staffing in conjunction with scheduling department.
                                                                                                                                                                      6. Ensured new hires are trained on company policy and protocol.
                                                                                                                                                                      7. Performed ongoing assessments of interpreting and customer service skills employees.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                    2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                    GED

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Professional Interpreter Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Objective : Professional Interpreter is Translating relevant social service documents in relevant languages to improve refugee and immigrant integration outcomes. Abiding by the Interpreter Code of Ethics by maintaining confidentiality and high quality professional interpreter standards. Completing and submitting interpreter invoices on a monthly basis to supervisor.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Skills : Supervising, Social Service Documents.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                                      1. Provided scheduled interpreting services in the classroom and various other settings as assigned by the Scheduling Coordinator, Manager, or Director.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      2. Participated in departmental, divisional, college and committee meetings; as appropriate.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      3. Maintained professional competence through meetings, in-service training, professional development workshops, and continued interpreter training.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      4. Interpreted and transliterated between the ASL and sign systems and spoken English at a speed required by the assignment, which may involve a variety of settings.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      5. Worked with students from diverse backgrounds.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      6. Interpreted difficult and complex terms, concepts, ideas and emotions.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      7. Learned unique subject matter, theories, and terminology.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                              0-2 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Entry Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                              GED