Interpretation is the oral transmittal of a message from one language into another language. As a telephone interpreter, you will listen to a limited English speaker, analyse the person’s message, and accurately convey its meaning to a LanguageLine Solutions client.
Each call is a three-way conversation between you as our interpreter, our client, and our client’s Limited English Speaking person. Speaking in the “first-person”, you will go back and forth speaking for our client as well as the person who has limited English skills.
As a LanguageLine Solutions telephone interpreter, you will find yourself doing police interpreting, interpreting for hospitals and many other areas of public service interpreting.
On any particular call, you may be helping someone who is: