Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, a non-profit, public interest law firm, is seeking a Spanish translator/interpreter for its Family Justice Project.   This position’s primarily functions is to provide verbal and written translation services for non-English speaking and limited speaking clients in person and via phone and to provide back-up support for Legal Assistants.  This is a full time, non-exempt position.  

Requirements:

Prefer a certified candidate in written translation but, will consider all candidates who have professional office experience and a desire to learn. Must be fully bilingual (English, Spanish) Strong language skills, knowledge of legal terminology, Ability to multitask and prioritize, knowledge of Microsoft Office and ability to work on a fast-paced environment.

Additional qualities desired:

A dedicated worker with a positive attitude

Enjoys being a part of a great team of caring individuals 

Loves new challenges, dislikes being bored, and believes drama and gossip belong at the movies, not at work.

Is able to understand the lives and struggles confronting  low-income and vulnerable people in our community 

Salary depends upon experience with a generous benefits package provided, including health, dental, vision and life insurance for employees and their dependents, vacation/sick time and company matched 403b retirement plan.