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Interpreter/Transliterator, Senior (Multiple Positions - On Call)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Interpreter/Transliterator, Senior (Multiple Positions - On Call)
Department Disability Resource Center (9601)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The Interpreter/Transliterator, Senior performs interpreting and transliterating duties for deaf/hard of hearing individuals in fast paced, highly technical settings.

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Interprets/transliterates for undergraduate and graduate students in the classroom and for classroom-related activities.
  • Interprets/transliterates for faculty and staff.
  • Interprets/transliterates in University legal and medical settings.
  • Mentors/leads other interpreters.
  • Develops technical sign materials in preparation for classroom and other assignments and may be required to respond extemporaneously in differing academic disciplines.
  • Performs independent needs assessment regarding cultural and language variables in order to determine the most appropriate interpreting methods and strategies to employ.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Current valid state of Arizona Generalist Interpreter or Legal Interpreter license, in accordance with A.R.S. Sec. 36-1946 et seq. AND two years of interpreting experience for the deaf/hard of hearing. The area of assignment may require specific licensure.

Preferred Qualifications
Full Time/Part Time On Call
Number of Hours Worked per Week
Job Category Administrative and Professional
Benefits Eligible No
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $25.00 - $44.00 Per Hour - DOE
Type of criminal background check required:

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S20618
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date 10/15/2015
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Catherine Mazzola 626-4471

Open Date 10/09/2015
Review Start Date 10/14/2015
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings
Diversity Statement

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a current valid state of Arizona Generalist Interpreter or Legal Interpreter license, in accordance with A.R.S. Sec. 36-1946 et seq. AND two years of interpreting experience for the deaf/hard of hearing?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents