San Bernardino, California
$25.48 - 32.69 An Hour
INTERPRETER (Mandarin) San Bernardino Superior Court - 4.1 San Bernardino, CA Now Job Details Full-time Estimated: $53,000 - $68,000 a year 1 day ago Qualifications Court Interpreter Certification Full Job Description JOB The Superior Court of California, County of San Bernardino is seeking certified Interpreters in Mandarin. The Court is creating this position and will require that the interpreter hired accept certain defined cross assignments as directed by the Court. Salary UpdatesEffective October 2023, a 4% COLA increaseEffective October 2024, a 3% COLA increaseBenefit HighlightsAbout the PositionPerforms a wide variety of language interpretation activities on an assigned and as-needed basis for the Superior Courts of California and for parties to proceedings, including witnesses, defendants, attorneys, other court personnel, and the public.Distinguishing CharacteristicsThis is a single-level classification. Employees in this classification perform consecutive and simultaneous interpretation of courtroom proceedings and other related interpreting services as needed. Employees in this classification also perform sight translation (reading written texts and giving an oral translation of the text) as needed.For full job details, view the job description. EXAMPLE OF DUTIES Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following: Interprets from and into English and the applicable non-English language using simultaneous and consecutive modes at court proceedings and for other court-related departments at the direction of the court.Makes sight translations for the benefit of the court of documents including, but not limited to, court petitions, reports, waivers, felony disposition statement forms, and other documents.Interprets for judges, attorneys, court staff, and other court-related departments at the direction of the court.Notifies the court of any issues or situations that may impede the interpreters' performance.Researches and understands terminology used in court and functions of the court which may include but not limited to legal, technological, scientific, and/or medical terminology.Reviews the daily docket and receives daily calendar assignments from the Trial Court Interpreter Coordinator (or other) and accurately completes daily activity logs, or other documentation as required.Performs other language interpretation duties as assigned, such as providing general court information at an information counter to the non-English speaking public and processes documents related to interpretation. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS We realized your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Possess and maintain a valid certificate as a "Certified Court Interpreter" issued by the Judicial Council of California on behalf of the State of California, orRegistered as a Court Interpreter by the Judicial Council of California on behalf of the State of California.Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the required application and supplemental application.Human Resources will review applications to identify candidates who meet the minimum qualifications, therefore, it is to your benefit to include all pertinent work experience. When listing court experience, please include dates and classification of each position held, if more than one. Selection ProcessApplications will be reviewed to identify candidates who meet the minimum qualifications for this position. Candidates' supplemental question responses may be evaluated and ranked. Depending on the number of applications, assessments and/or screening interviews may be conducted.Candidates who are successful in step 2 will be placed on the eligible list and may be considered for an interview. Placement on the eligible list does not guarantee an interview or employment.All candidates will be notified via email of their status at each step of the process. Additional steps in the selection process may include a background check and reference check.Reasonable AccommodationsThe Superior Court of California, County of San Bernardino is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to applicants as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA). Qualified individuals with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation during the application or selection process may contact the Human Resources Department at (909) 521-3700 or via email at [email protected] Individuals with hearing and/or speech impairments may also contact the recruiter for the position through the use of the California Relay Service by dialing 711. SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION The physical and mental demands described in the job description are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.The Superior Court of California, County of San Bernardino is an Equal Opportunity Employer- M/F/D/V. Now
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