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Interpreter/Translator was asked...19 July 2017

how is your previous job experience related to this position?

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I have plenty of experiences in the past 20 years working as an interpreter/ translator Less

I have 5 years of interpreter/ translator experience with US army and some other companies in Afghanistan. Less

Tasks; interpretation and translation for intelligence forces like ( US army, DEA and SIU ( sensitive investigation Unit) Less

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Can you translate mechanics ,electronics terms.

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Yes, I can.



They ask fairly straightforward vocabulary interpretation and the standard questions about interpreter protocol for example "Should you insert your own personal opinion when interpreting for a client?"

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Obviously the answer is no.


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How did you hear about us?

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Not to be 'petty' myself, although it may just be a 'job' to you it is interpretations for patients, people in 'trouble' with the law, etc. Detailed interpretations are vital to them. You were just seeking the wrong type of job. Less

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Why would you like to be an interpreter?

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Trying to focus on how your personality, skillset and job needs would fit into the position you are applying for. Be honest, straightforward. Less

Since I speak Burmese and English working as an interpreter is very natural fit for me. I also like to help people who speak different languages communicate easily. Less


Where do you live

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Hello, I am pleased to apply to this job. What another step should I take?

Have you had any interpreter experience?

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Yes, I have.

What is your language pair to be paid 40 cents per minute?

Punjabi Urdu Hindi Swahili


Mostly how many years of experience and what type of interpretation

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There is no

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My availability and wage expectation

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i said i am available anytime and i expect 22-25$ depending on the type of appointment Less


Do you accept travelling every now and then?

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If the nature of my work necessitates so

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