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Translation and Interpretation Staff

Description of the Role:

As part of the translation and interpretation team, you will have the opportunity to learn and practice the complex task of live translation. You will have to spend several months in training. You will provide an essential component of the trilingual committee, interpreting and translating important information from one language to the other.

Responsibilities (This list is not exhaustive, simply incompases the main responsibilities)

  • Interested in translations and interpretations.

  • Good short-term memory.

  • Can manage stress appropriately.

  • Available to meet and work on weekdays and on Saturdays.

  • Have a positive and respectful attitude with their co-workers, good communication skills, and work efficiently in teams.

Application

Requirements (This list is not exhaustive, simply incompases the main requirements )

  • C1 or C2 proficiency in two or more languages.

  • Basic knowledge about Model United Nations.

  • Experience as a translator or as a bridge of communication between two or more parties in a verbal setting (preferable, but not mandatory).

  • 16 years or older at the time of the conference.

  • Responsible, respectful, and adaptable.