AECOM Dari Linguist - Cleared in Chantilly, Virginia
United States of America - Virginia, Chantilly
AECOM is seeking to IMMEDIATELY interview and to hire cleared Dari LINGUISTS. Each qualifying candidate chosen will become a direct hire with AECOM. Linguist positions will be located in the Northern Virginia area and require near-native to native level Dari language skills. Linguists will be required to pass language testing with a minimum ILR score of 3/3/3. This position requires linguists to work 8-12 hours per day 6-7 days per week in 60-day rotations (60 days on/ 60 days off), three times per year. Program seeks Primary/Senior level Dari linguists to perform translation from Dari to English and interpretation duties with the ability to interpret during meetings from Dari into English and vice versa. The ability to perform site translation is also important. In addition, writing skills are strongly desired as the linguist will be triaging and reading material in Dari and writing gists summaries in English. Candidate MUST be willing to travel. Military experience is desired.
Must be a US Citizen.
Must have a current and active TS/SCI Security Clearance.
Must be fluent in near - Native or Native Dari.
Must have strong English language skills and ability to compose clear, concise English composition.
Must possess strong cultural knowledge.
Must demonstrate experience with internet research and using Microsoft Applications.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category Linguist
Business Line Government
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Part-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 191440BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.