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Job Details


Posted: 12/3/2020

Hiring Location: Pastoral Center- Pastoral Cultural Ministry - Pastoral Center
Address: 3725 Blackburn St., Dallas, TX 75219 (Map)

Job Type: Full Time
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Weekends/OT Required: Rarely
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Catholic Required: Yes
Bilingual Required: Yes

Job Description

General Summary of the Position

The Translator will serve as the official translator for the Bishop and the Diocese of Dallas. The translator will translate all English to Spanish and Spanish to English correspondence and materials issued by the bishop and diocesan offices, which will include translation of online materials. The translator must have a good understanding and knowledge of the role of communications in the Church to evangelize, to teach, and to communicate the message of the Gospel.

Job Requirements

Essential Duties and Responsibilities of the Position

On a daily basis, the translator will translate materials from English to Spanish and from Spanish to English. Translation of the Bishop’s materials will take priority, but the translator will assist all departments with their translation needs.

Position Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Practicing Catholic in good standing with knowledge of Catholic Church terminology
• Written and spoken fluency in Spanish and English
• Ability to accurately translate from English to Spanish and from Spanish to English
• Ensure translated content conveys original meaning and tone
• Excellent writing, editing, and oral communications skills
• Excellent proofreading skills
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office
• Ability to prioritize and work flexible hours to meet deadlines in collaboration with others
• Self-motivated, self-starter requiring minimal day to day direction
• Excellent organizational and management skills
• Strong sense of confidentiality

Education and Experience:
• Associates or Bachelor's degree
• Certification as translator
• Previous experience in working for the Catholic Church, preferably in ministry

Special Requirements:
• Ability and willingness to work flexible hours including weekends and evenings as required
• Willing to travel to parishes sites for translation as needed

Additional Information

Translator Detailed Job Description

Hiring Contact

Name and Title: Maria Beltran, Director of Pastoral Cultural Ministry
Phone: N/A
Fax: N/A

How to submit resume: Email

Approved - Yes