Vectrus Linguist – Badging Operations in Iraq
Perform duties and responsibilities related to providing Security Services in support of current US Military operations in the CJTF-OIR AOR (Area of Operations).
The Linguist performs routine duties in an office environment, conducting interviews, and screening potential applicants, processing security and access permissions for US military installations. Functions include interview, screening and badging of Other Country Nationals (OCN), Host Country and Local National (LN) workers, guests and others requiring installation access. Provide linguistic operational support during reception, interviews, meetings and conferences. Interpret and translate written and spoken communications. Transcribe and analyze verbal and written communications. Analyze foreign documents for authenticity and provide input to reports.
This is a customer service position that requires a courteous attitude and high degree of professionalism, dealing with a variety of nationalities and cultures. Work is performed in a fast-paced environment with service provided to an international customer base.
This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.
Able to follow requirements in accordance with local Command Screening Cell Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
Provide linguist support to the badging and screening office
Be present during interviews and serve as translator
Verify foreign documents for authenticity
Translate both written and spoken word
Actively participates in meetings and discussions pertaining to the activities encompassed in the administrative and management functions of the Screening Cell.
Interview and screen potential applicants and visitors
Perform other duties as assigned.
Education/Certifications: One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.
Bachelor's degree in business Administration or closely related field is preferred.
Must be CAC eligible and/or able to obtain a Common Access Card (CAC)
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must possess or have the ability to obtain a Secret Clearance.
Excellent command of Arabic and / or Kurdish Languages; ability to translate Farsi and Kurmanji is a plus.
A minimum of five (5) years' in a DOD environment (Civilian or Military)
Candidate must also be able to work under pressure in a high tempo environment and manage multiple assignments simultaneously.
Must have higher or Senior level organizational skills.
Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word
Ability to work with very diverse workforce.
Excellent English communicator both in writing and verbally.
Expertise in how SOP'S, Plans, Work Instructions, processes are executed is a must.
Proven skills in Analytical/Problem Solving.
Strong planning and organizational skills.
Strong attention to detail is required.
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.