Advantage SCI, LLC is currently seeking CAT III PASHTO/DARI linguist / translator candidates to be considered for immediate employment -start date February 28 2013.
CAT III Top Secret Cleared PASHTO/DARI linguist
•Provide operational contract linguist support to U.S. AIr Force operations in various locations in Afghanistan.
•Provide general linguistic support for military operations and interpret during interviews, meetings, and conferences
•Interpret and translate written and spoken communications
•Transcribe and analyze verbal communications
•Perform document exploitation. Scan, research and analyze foreign language documents for key information
•Translate and review foreign language documents. Identify and extract information components meeting military information requirement list criteria. Provide input to reports
•Linguists are required to work 12-hour shifts and in excess of 60-hour weeks in order to provide continuous contract linguist support that this 24 x 7 operation requires.
•Linguist must be available for deployment as the mission dictates
CAT III linguists shall be either citizens of the US possess a TOP SECRET Security Clearance with access to Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI), An excellent command of Pashtu and Dari as well as strong verbal written English skills (grammar, vocabulary, idioms, and spelling).
CAT III linguists must have native proficiency in the PASHTO and DARI (ILR level 3 to 5) and shall meet at a minimum the criteria of ILR level 3 for English.
CAT III linguists shall be able to follow accurately the essentials of conversations between educated native speakers, reasonably make and answer telephone calls, understand radio broadcasts, news stories similar to wire service reports, oral reports, some oral technical reports and public addresses on non-technical subjects.
Willingness to work shifts and extended hours in support of 24 x 7 Operations
•Must be computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office suite.
•All applicants will undergo background investigation, oral and written skills language examination, medical examination and counterintelligence screening as conditions of employment on this contract.
The Target Languages we are seeking are as follows:
Advantage SCI, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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