Medical Translator

<strong>At CoreCivic, our employees are driven by service and a responsibility to better the public good.</strong><br /><br /><strong>CoreCivic is a workplace that cares about people. We take steps to adhere to the health guidelines of federal/local authorities and government partners. Per the Executive Order signed by President Biden on 9/9/2021, we are subject to COVID-19 vaccination mandates at some CoreCivic facilities. We are committed to ensuring the safety of all current and future employees and those entrusted to our care.</strong>

TUTWILER, MS

CoreCivic

<p><strong>CoreCivic is a diversified, government-solutions company with the scale and experience needed to solve tough government challenges in cost-effective ways. We provide a broad range of solutions to government partners that serve the public good through high-quality corrections and detention management, innovative and cost-saving real estate solutions, and a growing network of residential and non-residential alternatives to incarceration to help address America's recidivism crisis.</strong><br /><br /><strong>We are the nation's largest owner of partnership correctional, detention and residential reentry facilities, and believe we are the largest private owner of real estate used by government agencies. </strong><br /><br /><strong>CoreCivic has been a flexible and dependable partner for government for more than 35 years. Our employees are driven by a deep sense of service, high standards of professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.</strong><strong><br /><br /></strong><strong><a href="https://jobs.corecivic.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">View More Jobs</a><br /></strong></p> https://www.corecivic.com/

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Full Time

Overview: START YOUR CAREER WITH CORECIVIC. At CoreCivic, our employees are driven by service, professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good. CoreCivic is currently seeking Medical Translators who have a passion for providing the highest quality care in an institutional setting. <br /><br />More about CoreCivic!<br />Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee with over 70 facilities nationwide, CoreCivic is the leader in partnership corrections with a growing presence in: <ul> <li>CoreCivic Safety, we operate safe, secure facilities that provide high quality services and effective reentry programs that enhance public safety.</li> <li>CoreCivic Properties, we offer innovative and flexible real estate solutions that provide value to government and the people they serve.</li> <li>CoreCivic Community, we deliver proven and innovative practices in settings that help people obtain employment, successful reintegrate into society and keep communities safe.</li> </ul> With opportunities in correctional security, education, and healthcare, CoreCivic has a position that's perfect for you. <br />Each CoreCivic facility is like a small town. Our correctional facilities feature kitchens, dining halls, places of worship, classrooms, vocational training centers, health care clinics, recreational areas, housing units, administrative offices and more. Working together, we provide hundreds of services and perform countless tasks every day. Teamwork is a way of life for CoreCivic employees and how we are able to provide the industry's highest quality safety and security around the clock.<br />CoreCivic offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, PTO, Paid Holidays, 401(k) with company match and paid training!
Responsibilities: The Medical Translator is responsible for providing interpreter and translator services, both written and oral, to Spanish and English speaking patients and staff throughout the facility. Must demonstrate strong conversational and written skills in the Spanish and English languages, medical terminology and interpreting and translating skills. Ability to consistently meet the departmental work schedule, as designated.<br /><br />The successful applicant should be able to perform ALL of the following functions at a pace and level of performance consistent with the actual job performance requirements. <ul> <li>Provide interpreting and translating services to Spanish and English speaking patients and staff throughout the facility.</li> <li>Attend sick call and/or other clinical appointments with medical providers to see Spanish speaking patients.</li> <li>Document and report activities in accordance with established policies and/or witnessing forms signed by Spanish speaking patients.</li> <li>Maintain absolute security and confidentiality of all medical records.</li> <li>Prepare and maintain a variety of standard narrative, statistical, summary and/or operational records, reports and logs, using appropriate grammar, to include filing, alphabetizing and labeling; review reports and records produced on the shifts; properly processes all reports and documents in a timely manner.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul><li>High school diploma, GED certification, equivalent or greater. </li><li>Minimum of one year directly related training and/or experience is required. </li><li>Experience as an interpreter or translator in a medical setting preferred. </li><li>Must successfully complete a facility bilingual assessment. </li><li>A valid driver's license is required. </li><li>Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 18 years of age. </li></ul>