Sign Language Interpreter
Department Name Access
Campus or Location Western Campus
Vacancy Number PT185-14
Reports To Director
Job Category Support Staff
Position Type Part-Time
Union Position Non-Union
Number of Openings 1
Job Description Summary
To provide sign language interpreting services for hearing impaired or deaf students.
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.
Possess strong expressive and receptive skills in ASL. Knowledge of and adherence to the interpreting Code of Professional Conduct. Understanding of deaf culture. Minimum of 2 years of work experience in a college setting.
Graduate from an accredited Interpreter Training Program. RID/NAD certification. Degree in Educational Interpreting. Transcription skills.
Assignments may be day,evening and/or weekend hours. Must be willing to accept assignments on short notice. Some travel may be required.
Target Hiring Rate/Salary
Posting Open Date 05/02/2014
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
For full consideration, apply by this date
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 diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
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- Cover Letter