For more than 100 years, Southern New Hampshire Medical Center has honored our mission: to improve, maintain, and preserve the overall health and well-being of individuals living in the greater Nashua area by providing information, education, and access to exceptional health and medical care services. We have literally been at the heart of better health for Greater Nashua. Our main downtown campus, a familiar landmark for generations, has grown along with the Gate City. Today, The Medical Center and our affiliated doctors and services extend across much of southern New Hampshire. Along with our growth has been the opportunity for many to build and enhance their careers within our organization. We encourage the professional and personal development of our employees and are proud of the workplace culture we have developed.
Perform a variety of interpretation and translation services to assist non-English speaking patients. Ideal candidate would be trilingual in English, Spanish and Portuguese. Serve as a neutral party in the transfer of accurate information between staff and the patient and their family. Demonstrate ethical behaviors, maintain an awareness of the cultural environment and establish the appropriate environment for interpretation.
High School diploma or equivalent
A 40-hour medical interpreter training program or certificate required
Fluent in English and target language
Previous experience in a health care setting preferred.
Ability to work with diverse populations from various cultures, economic backgrounds, and age groups
Ability to achieve the following competencies:
Consecutive or simultaneous translation
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.