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    This vacancy is for a Translator position in the Decennial Census Management Division (DCMD) located at the U.S. Census Bureau Headquarters in Suitland, Maryland. 

    This vacancy is advertised under 2 different announcements.  Please read the 'Who May Apply' section carefully to determine your eligibility.  If you are not eligible under this announcement, please see DCMD-2019-0002, Translator, GG-1040-12, CENSUS-DOC-TW.

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    • Translate materials from English into Spanish for the enumeration of Spanish-speakers in the United States.
    • Translate and edit/review translations from English into Spanish at all levels of difficulty for a wide variety of materials/products for public use.
    • Review and edit the translations of staff and/or contract translators, and provide assistance in resolving complex linguistic issues.
    • Conduct research on Spanish terminology, style, background information and sources of terminological reference to assist in the resolution of translation issues.
    • Consult with subject matter specialists and/or the supervisor to verify the meaning of technical terms and to ensure accuracy of the translated material.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1040 Language Specialist

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/520781500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.