Sign Language Interpreter Resume Samples

Working for the disability management service, the Sign Language Interpreter will provide sign language or transliterating service for the hearing-impaired students. Principal accountabilities listed on the Sign Language Interpreter Resume include the following – providing transcribing services, translating meaning-to-meaning of what is being said in the classroom, providing transcripts to students; using abbreviation software; assessing and adjusting lighting and seating arrangements for the students to access visual aide; and preparing for classes.

The following skills are required for providing this crucial service – staying abreast with new developments and techniques in interpretation, knowledge of implementing current technology and legislation to perform the job, the ability to use the learned physical skills by properly coordinating finger, limb and body movement; and the potential to withstand constant repetitive motions. A related associate’s degree and completion of an accredited interpreter training program are required.

Sign Language Interpreter Resume example

Sign Language Interpreter Resume

Objective : Over years of experience in fast-paced customer service and retail environments. a friendly Sales Associate adept at working in diverse situations and a very personable, responsible and a professional representative under pressure. Very hardworking in deadline-driven environments and strive to exceed in building long term relationships with customers along with delivering positive experiences through high-quality customer care.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Data Entry, Detail Oriented, General Office, Organized.

Description :

    1. Followed ethical codes that protect the confidentiality of information.
    2. Identified and resolved conflicts related to the meanings of words, concepts, practices, or behaviors.
    3. Translated messages simultaneously or consecutively into specified languages, orally or by using hand signs, maintaining message content, context, and style as much as possible.
    4. Proofread, edited, and revised translated materials.
    5. Checked translations of technical terms and terminology to ensure that they are accurate and remain consistent throughout translation revisions.
    6. Read written materials, such as legal documents, scientific works, or news reports, and rewrite material into specified languages.
    7. Refered to reference materials, such as dictionaries, lexicons, encyclopedias, and computerized terminology banks, as needed to ensure translation accuracy.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Patient Care Tech


Sign Language Interpreter III Resume

Summary : A part time/full time position offering opportunity for development and full utilization of skills.

Skills : American Sign Language, Berlitz Spanish Conversation C2.

Description :

    1. Interpreted college classes for deaf/hh students, liaison and advocate for deaf/hh students and deaf community, interpret meetings, tutoring appointments and commencement exercises.
    2. Filled out time cards, basic filing, copy machine, basic knowledge of computers.Some classes were team interpreted where would switch on and off with another interpreter.
    3. Helped many teachers learn more about the deaf community and culture.
    4. Learned many things about all the subjects interpreted.
    5. Learned how to deal with many different personality types.
    6. Learned how to deal with difficult people.
    7. Learned how to make friends easily and adapt to a variety of environments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AA In Interpreting


Sign Language Interpreter II Resume

Objective : Professional Interpreting in local, state and Federal Government Offices. Professional Interpreting for Medical Settings, Emergencies and Surgeries. Professional Interpreting in k-12, Undergrad, Grad and PHD programs. Marketing and Proposal Writing for Interpreting Contracts for all Foreign Languages Advocate for Deaf and Hard of Hearing patients in medical settings.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Social Media Marketing, Graphic Design, Sign Language.

Description :

    1. Provided Interpretation Services for Deaf, Hard of Hearing and individuals with multiple disabilities.
    2. Ensured patients are provided with accurate interpretation and transliterating services.
    3. Aided Certified Deaf Interpreters; including interpretation of foreign sign languages in to American Sign.
    4. Provided secure and confidential translation/interpretation for many government agencies(State, Local, Federal).
    5. Maintained RID Code of Professional Conduct in all settings.
    6. Provided interpretation for students in everyday classroom environment and extra-curricular activities: football, wrestling, theater, etc.
    7. Worked with individual or small groups of students as directed by the classroom teacher in all curriculum areas using sign language.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Education Sign Language Interpreting

Sign Language Interpreter I Resume

Summary : Seeking to serve the Deaf community in an array of avenues as a professional American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter.

Skills : Amerykanski Jezyk Migowy: Biegle I Plynnie.

Description :

    1. Provided English-to-American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation.
    2. Facilitated communication between all hearing & deaf parties.
    3. Explained role as communication facilitator.
    4. Conveyed all spoken communication in sign language.
    5. Conveyed all signed communication in spoken English.
    6. Maintained doctor-patient confidentiality (medical interpreting).
    7. Adhered to the NAD-RID (National Association of the Deaf-Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf) Code of Professional Conduct.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Technical And Applied Studies

Associate Sign Language Interpreter Resume

Summary : Several years of working in an office setting, answering phones and using computer programs Personal experience with supervising 12 employees and manager experience.

Skills : American Sign Language, Working Basic Conversational Spanish.

Description :

    1. Experienced in interpreting service in educational, medical, theological, social services, and matrimonial fields.
    2. Actived community volunteer for the deaf, working with children and adults.
    3. Utilized the Sign Language skill to translate and communicate between those who are deaf and/or hard of hearing.
    4. Interpreted sign to voice and voice to sign in classroom setting for deaf students.
    5. Attended Alcoholic Anonymous meetings to interpret for a couple individuals who attended those meetings.
    6. Took many hours of studying the books to get the signs right but it was worth the feeling of helping those individuals get the help they felt they.
    7. Coordinated with multiple grade levels to institute the best learning environment for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing elementary-aged children -Created.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Sign Language Interpreter Resume

Summary : A dedicated person looking to use variety of skills to acquire a fulltime administrative job. Looking to improve position in the work force, expanding knowledge and skills with a reputable company.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Leadership, Time Management, Communications, Training, Healthcare.

Description :

    1. Assisted the student with cochlear device and FM system.
    2. Interpreted for the student in the classroom, at lunch, at recess, in assemblies, and in special classes.
    3. Taught the student sign language and worked with him on his various assignments given by his classroom teachers.
    4. Taught sign language classes to other students in the building.
    5. Taught sign language to the deaf students as well as other students so that they could communicate with their classmates.
    6. Served as a link between the school and the Intermediate Unit.
    7. Used Sign Language, Computer skills, interpersonal skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates In Secretarial Studies

Asssistant Sign Language Interpreter I Resume

Summary : Strongly believe that primary responsibility is to meet the needs of clients. remove communication barriers for people who are deaf by meeting their communication needs to the best of ability.

Skills : Sign Language, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Interprets lectures, discussions, announcements, conversations, meetings, events, and other spoken word situations using manual sign system appropriate for the language and the cultural background of deaf/hard of hearing students and staff.
    2. Accurately Interprets deaf/hard of hearing students' signs into fluent English for other students, faculty, and college staff.
    3. Provides information and orientation to deaf/hard of hearing students in emergency situations.
    4. Works effectively in teams with other sign language interpreters.
    5. Maintains certification by completing continuing education units required by the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID).
    6. Adheres to the RID Code of Professional Conduct.
    7. Utilizes technologies to transcribe speech to text in classroom and other settings.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Professional Studies

Associate Sign Language Interpreter I Resume

Summary : Self-starter with 11+ years of office experience and the ability to focus within a fast paced environment as well as multi-task when needed.

Skills : Copier, Fax Machine, Multi-Line Phone System, Internet Search Engines, Customer Service, Typing 50 Wpm, Video Phone, Microsoft Word, Fluent In American Sign Language.

Description :

    1. Self-managed independent contractor status i.e.
    2. Maintained business records, track mileage, record earnings and taxes, copy, file and maintain confidentiality of records, manage accounts receivable/payable.
    3. Prepared for specifics of the assignment by researching any specialized terms or acronyms used in the assignment to more fully and accurately interpret the concepts conveyed.
    4. Interpreted from source language to target language maintaining equivalent intent, content and register.
    5. Built a strong client base, both individual and agency, that generated repeat business.
    6. Demonstrated were punctuality, consistency and continuity of service and all aspects of self-employment managerial skills.
    7. Responsible for interpreting in high school and elementary educational environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In ASL

Sign Language Interpreter/Educational Resume

Summary : Looking to create a positive, environment where we support our team for efficiency and enjoying each day and work in front of us.

Skills : Speaking America Sign Language, Basic Computer , Phone Etiquette.

Description :

    1. Interpreted sign to voice and voice to sign language  a classroom for adult students.
    2. Interpreted questions, answers and lectures in various adult education classrooms.
    3. Aable to establish a great rapport with the students and faculty.
    4. Able to help students understand lessons.
    5. Used American Sign Language.
    6. Responsible for coordination of services and supervision of students while providing freelance services in diverse settings.
    7. Provided interpreting services for performances, field trips, and community agencies including job placement agencies, medical services, and social services.
    8. Supervised dormitory activities and coordinated recreational events.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
No Degree In American Sign Language

Sign Language Interpreter Resume

Objective : To secure a position that will lead to a lasting working relationship in the field of human services, Taught ASL to nonverbal students. Interpreted for extra-curricular activities and events. Interpreted classroom curriculum & school environment.

Skills : Office Management, Office Machines, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Office, Problem Solving, Problem Solving, Excel, Customer Service , Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Followed ethical codes that protected the confidentiality of information.
    2. Translated messages simultaneously or consecutively into specified languages, by using hand signs, maintaining message content, context, and style as much as possible.
    3. Listened to speakers' statements to determine meanings and to prepare translations.
    4. Identified and resolved conflicts related to the meanings of words, concepts, practices, or behaviors.
    5. Referred to reference materials, such as dictionaries, lexicons, encyclopedias, and computerized terminology banks, as needed to ensure translation accuracy.
    6. Educated students, parents, staff, and teachers about the roles and functions of educational interpreters.
    7. Communicated information between the teacher and deaf students.
    8. Handled classes such as math, science, social studies, and typing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Sciences