Urban English Linguist - New York (Creative Design)
TITLE: Urban English Linguist
DIALECT: Urban English Dialect
LOCATION: Travel (TDY) Required
WORK SCHEDULE: Office is open 7 days a week, Linguist will be required to have a flexible schedule with the ability to work nights and weekends. The position will require travel for an extensive period of time (30 plus days).
About KACE :
When you make the decision to join KACE, you are choosing to work alongside talented professionals that have one thing in common; the passion to make a difference! KACE employees bring their diverse talents and experiences to work on critical projects that help shape the nation's safety, security, and quality of life.
The desire to have a career that is purposeful and forward thinking is woven into every KACE employee...it's The KACE Way. KACE employees are; purpose driven, forward focused, open-minded, trustworthy and invested.
The KACE Way is our commitment to our employees, to our customers, and to our communities. Join KACE and make a difference!
KACE is a leading provider of specialized technical and professional expertise for national security, law enforcement, public safety, government operations, and the intelligence community.
What we are seeking – Urban English Linguists to support the federal and local law enforcement community by providing real time translation services in a fast-paced environment.
Linguist is responsible for performing real-time translations or sensitive material from a Urban English language into English; collecting, analyzing, identifying, and decoding of colloquialisms and slang terms; Extracting pertinent information and communicating that information to law enforcement agent(s). Linguist is responsible for transcribing and translating source documents and recordings from storage media, including but not limited to audio files, video files or digital media.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND QUALFICATIONS
Applicants selected may be subject to a government background investigation and may be required to meet the following conditions of employment.
Physical Requirements/Working Conditions:
Take into account the position at hand (i.e., lifting, pushing and pulling won't be very necessary). Percentages should be modified to reflect necessity for each position.
Standing/Walking/Mobility: Must have mobility to attend meeting with other managers and employees.
Climbing/Stooping/Kneeling: 0% - 10% of the time.
Lifting/Pulling/Pushing: 0% - 10% of the time.
Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: Must be able to write, type and use a telephone system 100% of the time.
Sitting: Sitting for prolonged and extended periods of time.
Our COVID-19 Response
The health and safety of our employees, partners, and customers is our priority. We have implemented workplace safety protocols and constantly monitor the evolving situation to adjust our COVID-19 response as needed. Additionally, as a federal contractor, we have policies from certain customers that require personnel working onsite to be fully vaccinated or regularly provide negative COVID-19 test results.
Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.