Cultural Advisor Arabic Linguist in Kuwait City at PAE

Date Posted: 11/21/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Kuwait City
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Cultural Advisor Arabic Linguist

Job Description

PAE is currently seeking an Arabic Linguist Cultural Advisor to provide translation and interpretation support to multiple OCONUS locations.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Interpret fast oral conversations between English and target languages both simultaneously and sequentially while serving in austere environments
  • Demonstrate effective translation (written and verbal) from Arabic/Kurdish to English and English to Arabic/Kurdish of technologically sophisticated subject material to support trainers delivering programs of instruction to partner nation security force personnel
  • Work with a diverse training audience to ensure modules of instruction, conversation, and training guidance is accurately translated from Arabic/Kurdish to English/English to Arabic/Kurdish
  • Provide written and verbal translation support to Key Leader Engagements
  • Provide written and verbal translation support to other customer requirements as needed
  • Developing and implementing translation methodology and quality control procedures and standards

Required Qualifications:

  • BA/BS or MA/MS degree and 3 to 10 years of experience. 6 years’ work experience in lieu of Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Be Fluent in spoken and written English, Arabic and Kurdish
  • Must be willing to deploy overseas
  • Possess an active Secret Clearance
  • Must have a valid US Passport
  • Must have the ability to meet minimum requirements for OCONUS deployment
  • Willingness to live/work in austere environments

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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