R-3079 – R-3088 Contract Interpreter

R-3079 – R-3088

Posting Date: April 27, 2015

 

AIDB is sensitive to the needs of Blind or Visually Impaired and Deaf or Hard of Hearing and for qualified applicants and employees will make reasonable accommodations.

 

 

POSITION:     CONTRACT INTERPRETER (Office of Field Services, Alabama School for the Deaf and E. H. Gentry)

                       

Requisition Number
Position ID Number
Regional Center
R-3079 502160 Shoals
R-3080 502250 Huntsville
R-3081 502360 Birmingham
R-3082 502460 Talladega
R-3083 502550 Tuscaloosa
R-3084 502760 Montgomery
R-3085 502850 Dothan
R-3086 502955 Mobile
R-3087 200695 Alabama School for the Deaf
R-3088 404425 E.H. Gentry

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree is desirable.
  • Must possess and maintain current Alabama Interpreter License or permit.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with formal work experience in interpreting for the deaf.
  • A minimum entry sign language proficiency level of INTERMEDIATE PLUS according to the AIDB evaluation system (SCPI/SLPI). ADVANCED PLUS level must be obtained within thirty (30) months of employment.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours (evening and weekends).
  • Be able to demonstrate human relation skills to relate with staff and public.
  • Must be willing to travel.
  • The successful applicant must submit to a criminal history background check including, but not limited to FBI and ABI record repositories. Upon offer of employment, the applicant must present a non-refundable fee of $51.40 and schedule and appear for a fingerprint appointment.

 

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Interpret for deaf, deaf/blind or hard of hearing individuals and groups in various school and/or community settings.
  • Complete all necessary verification forms and other records.
  • Turn in forms and other requested documentation to the Regional Director or ASD Principal in a timely manner.

 

SALARY:                  

                   Scale PH Rank 01         $14.67 per hour                    ALBIT recognized Provisional Permit                                                                                                                                                      

                   Scale PH Rank 02          $19.83 – $24.96 per hour       ALBIT recognized Renewable Permit      

                   Scale PH Rank 03          $26.42 – $38.19 per hour       ALBIT recognized License                         

                    Direct deposit is required.

This is an exempt position, and is not subject to overtime or compensatory provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:             OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

This position is funded by a grant award, funded by revenue generated, necessary for compliance or provides direct service delivery.

 

 

ACCEPTANCE OF APPLICATIONS AND REVIEW WILL CONTINUE UNTIL ALL POSITIONS ARE FILLED