Job Code: OP-10-0005
# of openings: 10
EXPECTATION FOR ALL EMPLOYEES
All Invizion employees are expected to support the company’s mission, vision, and core values by exhibiting the following behaviors: excellence and competence, collaboration, innovation, respect personalization, and accountability and ownership
Provide operational contract linguist support to U.S. Army operations in various locations worldwide. Provide general linguistic support for military operations and interpret during interviews, meeting, and conferences.
Interpret and translate written and 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.
Linguists are required to work 12-hour shifts and in excess of 60-hour weeks in order to provide continuous contract linguist support that this 24 x 7 operation requires.
Linguists must be available for worldwide deployment as the mission dictates.
Education, Training, and/or Experience
Minimum required: An excellent command of Arabic (Gulf dialect), as well as strong verbal and written American English skills (grammar, vocabulary, idioms, spelling) because linguist work products are prepared in English.
Must be willing to travel/work in various locations worldwide, specifically Iraq. Ability to deal unobtrusively with the local populace. Familiarity with and ability to conduct oneself in accordance with the local culture and customs.
A thorough knowledge of cultural, economic, geopolitical, and military issues of the Mid East and Arab speaking countries within that region.
A pre-existing SECRET security clearance. (not required, but highly desirable. If candidate does not have clearance, one will be provided after security screening)
Must hold a current U.S. passport. (or apply as soon as accepted into the program). Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Demonstrated commitment and professionalism to all projects and working relationships. Able to work independently and as a team-player
Willingness to work shifts and extended hours in support of 24 x 7 Operations. Must be able to live and work in an austere environment.
An ability to operate standard and specialized office automation equipment to process foreign language material
Must be a U.S. citizen who speaks the Iraqi dialect (native) or (near native) to qualify.
Language Testing is required.
Medical and Dental physicals are required.
All candidates will undergo a Background Check, including:
· National Agency Check
· Criminal Background Check
· Financial Background Check
· Employment Verification.
Counterintelligence (CI) Interview:
Upon successful completion of all required processing requirements you will be required to travel to Northern Virginia to complete a Counter-Intelligence Interview.
CONUS Replacement Center (CRC):
Upon completion and approval of CI Interview, you will then be returned home for a few weeks to await travel to the CRC (Conus Replacement Center) for further processing and eventual travel to Iraq.
PHYSICAL TASKS AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS
The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Work involves walking, talking, hearing, using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reaching with hands and arms
Vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus
Ability to sit, reach, twist, and lean: operate a computer keyboard and calculator; lift files and reports from desktops or file drawers.