Sign Language Interpreter

Job description

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Department: Access Program

Location: Western Campus

Reports To: Assistant Dean of Counseling and Access Services

Recruitment Type: External/Internal

Requisition ID: req523

Employment Type: Part-Time Support Staff

Vacancy Number: PT065-19

Union Position: Non-Union

Work Schedule: Assignments may be day, evening, and/or weekend hours. Must be willing to accept assignments on short notice. Some travel may be required.

Number of Openings: 3

Job Description:

Job Summary

To provide sign language interpreting services for hearing impaired or deaf students.

Job Responsibilities

Work with hearing impaired and deaf students to provide interpreting or transcribing services for classes, appointments, and other college sponsored events. Performs platform interpreting for college sponsored activities such as conferences, workshops and seminars. Substitutes for other interpreters as needed. Performs other related duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications
  • Minimum of 2 years of interpreting experience.
  • Possess strong expressive and receptive skills in ASL.
  • Knowledge of and adherence to the interpreting Code of Professional Conduct.
  • Understanding of deaf culture.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Interpreting experience in a higher educational setting.
  • Graduate from an accredited Interpreter Training Program.
  • RID/NAD certification.
  • Degree in Educational Interpreting.
  • Transcription skills.

Special Note:

Special Note:

Special Instructions to Applicants: During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement: Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution.





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Posted: 11/29/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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