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Mission Essential is looking for qualified Linguists to support USSOCOM Linguist Support Services contract. 


·       Linguists are required to read, write, listen, and speak with clearance and concise grammar and pronunciation in Polish and English.  Positions will require the ability to perform the following:

-        DOCEX: document translation

-        Audio Translation: listening to recorded or real-time audio and translating

-        Verbal Translation: verbal translation with locals, law enforcement, military, government officials, etc.

-        Cultural Awareness: provide cultural knowledge in translation, interpretation, training or other mission support requirements.

·       Linguists will be assigned to a specific country but based on mission requirements; they can be required to complete temporary duty assignment work.

·       Linguist must be willing to go on missions and be physically fit to perform duties required;

Must be able to function effectively for extended periods, including high pressure and stress
Minimum Requirements

·       Must be able to think quickly and deal with issues in a timely and appropriate manner

·       Must be willing and able to change tasks and mission requirements at a moment’s notice.

·       Must be willing to live and work in extreme, austere, and harsh conditions.

Must be willing able to drive a vehicle if necessary

·       Must be able to lift at least 30 pounds over your head

·       Walk at lead 3 miles in rough terrain

·       Carry 30+ pound backpack and gear without issue

·       Typing ability with basic computer skills, use of Microsoft Operating Systems

·       Must be a U.S. Citizen

·       Must be able to obtain a Secret level or higher clearance

·       Must pass all language testing in target language and English (Read, Write, Speak, Listen)

·       Must pass medical clearance requirements

·       Must be able to obtain a country clearance/visa, if applicable 

Must be approved by the end user
Desired Requirements

·       Deployed Linguist Experience with the U.S. Department of Defense

·       Special Skills Training (parachuting, rappelling, fast rope, etc)

Experience working with Special Operation Forces (SOF)
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