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.
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.