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Position: Minimum requirements:
American Sign Language Interpreter
  • Familiar with RID Code of Professional Conduct and how the tenets apply to job duties in the post-secondary college setting;
  • Be knowledgeable of professional practices affecting interpreting;
  • Skilled in a wide range of sign language systems on abstract and concrete topics;
  • Ability to assess language or communication modes of consumers and setting and determine optimal linguistic equivalence;
  • Use consumer feedback, assess effectiveness of interpretation and adjust interpretation accordingly;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Possess a high degree of sensitivity and independent judgment in assisting individuals with disabilities;
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with faculty, staff, students, and the university community;
  • Ability to work effectively and professionally with a diverse population.