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Spanish Translator - $18.00 Per Hour

  • Translation, Localization, Interpretation Jobs
  • Transport, Logistics, Procurement, Import/Export Jobs


  • Input data into various databases, spreadsheets or other documents needed by department
  • Translation of written documents including company policies, trainings and memorandums
  • Interpretation of spoken Spanish languages to include interviewing and hiring of potential associates, training and development plans, and any other communications
  • Filing and maintaining records for Penske Logistics as needed
  • Must be discreet and able to maintain confidentiality
  • Travel onto warehouse floor to engage with employees, either with or without management personnel
  • May be required to learn duties of other positions in order to provide backup for extended absences as necessary
  • Other duties as assigned or as they become necessary

Specific Requirements

  • Good working knowledge of English grammar, punctuation, spelling, and style
  • Good working knowledge of Spanish grammar, punctuation, spelling, and style
  • Should be able to accurately proofread and pay special attention to detail
  • Must have general knowledge of computers and ability to learn job specific software; Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Outlook are specifically used
  • Ability to accurately type 50wpm or more
  • Must be able to operate general office equipment such as: copier, fax, scanner, laminator, and printer
  • May be necessary to answer telephone and greet public in a friendly and courteous manner, take messages and transfer calls appropriately
  • High School diploma required, Associates or equivalent experience preferred
  • The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
  • The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines
  • Manual dexterity to manipulate tools of job
  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus

Hard Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • G-Suite
  • Typing and typing speed
  • Outlook Express
  • Customer relations
  • Advanced language knowledge
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Audio translating experience
  • Document interpretation
  • Simultaneous translations experience
  • Consecutive interpreting expertise

Soft Skills

  • Communication
  • Listening
  • Self-motivated
  • Responsible
  • Attention to detail