Government of the Hong Kong S.A.R.

Interpreter [Urdu & Punjabi (Pakistani)]

Government of the Hong Kong S.A.R.
Full Time
Junior (less than 3 years)
Bachelor
English

Job Description

Interpreter [Urdu & Punjabi (Pakistani)]

Location: Personnel Sub-division, Immigration Department, 22/F., Immigration Tower, 7 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. For enquiries, please call Miss GAN at 2829 3926.

Duties

Selected appointees will be responsible for: (a) handling translation from Urdu & Punjabi (Pakistani) into English, and vice versa, for different types of documents; (b) providing simultaneous interpretation services at interviews, meetings, upon serving of notices and completion of forms, etc.; (c) providing other literacy services, e.g. copywriting, editing; (d) performing any other interpretation/translation duties assigned by senior officers; and (e) when necessary, performing interpretation and translation work as mentioned in (a) to (d) of this paragraph at locations outside Hong Kong. 

Entry Requirements

(a) a Hong Kong's bachelor's degree or equivalent (preferably major in Translation – Pakistani and English); (b) professional training or experience in translation and interpretation in Urdu & Punjabi (Pakistani) and English; (c) excellent writing skills in Urdu & Punjabi (Pakistani) and English; (d) fluent speaking skills in Urdu & Punjabi (Pakistani) and English; (e) skills in conveying the meaning of a text in Urdu & Punjabi (Pakistani) and English in a clear, grammatically correct and stylistically appropriate manner; and (f) preferably registered with the Judiciary of the HKSAR Government as Registered Part-time Interpreter for Pakistani. 

Enquiry Address

Personnel Sub-division, Immigration Department, 22/F., Immigration Tower, 7 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. For enquiries, please call Miss GAN at 2829 3926. 

Enquiry Telephone

2829 3926 

Salary

$51,300 per month 

Advertising Date

07/10/2016

Closing Date(dd/mm/yyyy)

21/10/2016 17:00:00