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Sign Language Interpreter

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Position Information

Position Title Sign Language Interpreter
Position Type Staff
Department Retention Services
FLSA Exempt
Union/Non Union Non Union
Full Time or Part Time Part Time
Grade 99
Salary Range
Hiring Salary Range $25.00/Hour (non-certified) $35.00/Hour (partially certified) $45.00/Hour (certified)
Fixed Term/Tenure Track (Faculty Only)
Regular or Temporary Temporary
Job Description Summary

To facilitate communication via interpreting all information between the instructor and the hard of hearing and/or deaf student. Knowledge of deaf culture and cultural norms is expected.

Minimum Qualifications
  1. Documentation of skill level and/or certification in using American Sign Language(ASL).
  2. Interpreting experience at the high school and/or college level.
Criteria

CRITERIA: The following criteria, which are not the sole criteria used in the final hiring decision, will be used to review the applications of those persons who meet the stated minimum qualifications and to select those qualified applicants who will be interviewed. Other information and observations made during the interview process may be considered in the selection process. Please ensure that your application and attached documents address the criteria listed below:

  1. Extent of experience interpreting at the college level.
  2. Evidence of an understanding of deaf culture and cultural norms.
Job Requirements
  1. Must be available to work during the Spring/Summer/Fall semester.
  2. Must be available to work flexible daytime and/or evening hours.
  3. Must be willing to work on the Largo campus and at all extension centers.
  4. Must be dependable and responsible.
  5. Ability to communicate effectively in spoken and written standard English.
  6. As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
Is Background Check Required? No

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number PGCC40911/12
Open Date 03/11/2014
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Background Check Statement
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Min Qual - Do you have documentation of skill level and/or certification in using American Sign Language (ASL)?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Min Qual - Do you have interpreting experience at the high school and/or college level?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Criteria - Please describe your extent of experience interpreting at the college level.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • HERC
    • HigherEd Jobs
    • Hispanic Outlook
    • Indeed
    • Personal Referral
    • PGCC Website
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook)
    • The Chronicle of Higher Ed
    • The Washington Post
    • Other: Please indicate below
    • Educause

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 2
  6. Letter of Recommendation 3
  7. Documents Submitted to HR (For HR Use Only - Do Not Upload))