Interpreter / Translator

Umnugobi Province, Mongolia Countrywide
09 Nov 2016
27 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs is the lead contractor providing EPCM services for the Oyu Tolgoi Underground Project. This contract is worth $2.8b of surface and infrastructure works and will see us leading the way for over 6 years to deliver this project successfully and safely.

Reporting to the Translation Lead and based on site at Oyu Tolgoi Mine in Mongolia, we are looking for personnel who can commence as soon as possible. This role will be FIFO from Ulaanbaatar and it is a requirement of this role that the successful candidate is a Mongolian Resident.

Knowledge and Responsibilities include:
• Undertake activities that involve assimilating spoken words quickly, including jargon and acronyms;
• Convert concepts in the source language to equivalent concepts in the target language;
• Communicating succinctly and accurately not only the content and but also the style of statements;
• Preparing paperwork - reports, agendas before meetings, translating business documents etc;
• Organising and manage workloads to meet work deadlines
• Simplify language used, if needed

The successful applicant will be fluent in English and Mongolian, in both verbal and written communication.

This is a great opportunity to work for a global organisation within a highly experienced and industry-leading EPCM team. Jacobs promotes a safe workplace and healthy work/life balance for all employees. If you are a focused, driven professional who takes pride in their work and is looking for a challenge to work within a multi-disciplinary environment on complex projects then please apply online by clicking on the link below.