Translator - Polling Institute - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Quinnipiac University Polling Institute is a nationally known polling organization that conducts public opinion telephone surveys on various issues in the news (i.e., political races, public policy, etc.) - This is a part-time position that requires both daytime and evening hours and possible weekend hours. We are currently seeking dependable and flexible individuals to translate surveys from English to Spanish.

Job Duties

- Translate and proofread surveys from English to Spanish.

- Must be flexible in hours and availability.

- It is the policy of Quinnipaic University Poll that any employees actively working with them may not be actively participating in any of the following:

> In any political campaign on behalf of (or in opposition to) any candidate for elective public office either as a paid consultant or employee, or as an unpaid volunteer.

> In any attempt to influence legislation (commonly known as lobbying) either as a paid consultant or employee, or as an unpaid volunteer.

> Performing any services for a media outlet (such as an internet news company, newspaper, radio station) either as a paid consultant or employee, or as an unpaid volunteer.

> The Poll would like to ensure that all surveys are done accurately and without bias.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

- Detail oriented.

- Proficiency in both English and Spanish languages.

Desired Minimum Qualifications

Desired Requirements:

- Familiar with text editing software (UltraEdit) is a plus.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please submit a cover letter and resume.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
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Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter