ICDefenseJobs Global Linguist Solutions
Global Linguist Solutions seeks:
CAT II Kurdish Linguist
Position Title: Category II Kurdish Linguist
Location/# Openings: Multiple positions – Jordan
Linguists will support U.S. Army operations in Jordan with travel into combat and hazardous locations as Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in their assigned area of responsibility, providing cultural perspective and understanding of the region’s historical, political, sociological, and economic trends to select members of the senior leadership staff.
Provide operational contract linguist support for military operations and interpret during interviews, meeting, and conferences
Interpret and translate 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
Must possess excellent command of Kurdish (target language) & English verbal skills; Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) proficiency level 3 in target language and proficiency level 2+ in English based on oral and written language skills examination
Must be a U.S. citizen.
Must hold a current U.S. passport. (Or apply as soon as accepted into the program).
Will be subject to a government security investigation and must possess or be able to obtain a Secret clearance for access to classified information.
Must be willing to work in locations identified above.
Must be willing to travel into combat and hazardous locations.
Must be willing to work shifts and extended hours in support of 24 x 7 operations.
Must have familiarity with and ability to conduct oneself in accordance with the local culture and customs.
Must undergo medical examination.
GLS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran.
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