Interpreters and Translators :

Interpret oral or sign language, or translate written text from one language into another.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $39,900.00
Average Time to Fill 42 days
Typical Education Bachelor's Degree
Typical Experience Over 2 years, up to and including 4 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 998
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 15.44 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Oral Communication
Information Gathering
Written Communication
Attention to Detail
Customer Service
Critical Thinking
Conflict Management
Following Directions
Technology and Tool Usage

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Getting Information

Practice commentary or dialogue to be shared in speeches, debates, or public venues
Conduct research to inform art, designs, or other work
Compile technical information or documentation
Confer with instructors or trainers
Review work orders or schedules to determine operations or procedures
Gather information in order to provide services to clients
Research social issues

Communicating with Persons Outside Organization

Provide educational information to the public
Confer with community groups or authorities
Provide commentary or analysis concerning historical periods or events
Announce information to patrons, passengers, or others
Consult with customers concerning needs

Performing Administrative Activities

Answer questions from customers or the public
Transcribe spoken or written information
Take messages, notes, shorthand, and dictation
Dictate correspondence to be recorded

Performing for or Working Directly with the Public

Present commentary or news
Provide personal services related customer service
Resolve customer or public complaints or problems
Provide assistance or direction to customers

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