Polish Linguist/Language Translator/Interpreter


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

Do you speak English and Polish fluently? Are you looking for ways to use your language skills to make a difference in your community and country? Do you have cultural knowledge of Poland? Are you interested in enhancing your language skills through professional linguistic resources at no cost to you? If yes, then the National Language Service Corps (NLSC) may be the right place for you.

The NLSC is a Federal government organization consisting of on-call, multilingual volunteers who are willing to use their language skills and cultural knowledge to help government agencies in their readiness efforts, and communities in times of need. In order to participate in a dynamic organization that values language and diverse culture, you must first join the organization as a volunteer Member; there is no membership fee required. Though Members are volunteers to the Corps, if their language skills and expertise are needed, and they choose to participate in short gap assignments, they are compensated by means of a stipend and per diem in some instances.

NLSC Membership Qualifications Requirements

* US Citizen

* 18 years of age or older

* Fluency in English and Polish

* Male applicants should have registered for Selective Service when required

Desired Skills and Experience

* Professional translation experience in Polish < > English

* Professional interpretation experience in Polish< > English

* Lives near Krakow, Poland

* Can provide Regional/Cultural Expertise

* Available for a week in September or October 2016

If you meet the required qualifications listed above and are interested and available to assist the NLSC with its language need, please apply as soon as possible via our website at https://www.nlscorps.org/SecureWeb/PreJoin.aspx. Please include a copy of your resume and any additional certification, if available to you, during the online application process. To reach us directly, please e-mail recruiting@nlscorps.org.

We will gladly answer any questions you may have. Thank you.

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
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