Interpreter Jobs in Houston


Job Details

Hiring Organization U.S Army Houston Medical Recruiting Station
Post Name Interpreter
Industry Government
Employment Type Full Time
Location Houston, Texas, United States 77401

About the Job

Enlist as a soldier in the United States Army and become a certified Interpreter/Translator, responsible for interpreting and preparing translations between English and a foreign language. This is not a civilian contractor position.  No experience is necessary.  The position is entry-level.


  • Prepare nontechnical translations into the target language and perform sight translations from a target language into English.
  • Assist military contracting officers with local purchases.
  • Provide interpretation support at military traffic control points and local media events.


Proficient in one or more of the following target languages:
  • Pushtu/Pashto/Pashto
  • Pushtu-Afghan
  • Persian-Afghan (Dari)
  • Persian-Iranian (Farsi)
  • Arabic-Modern Standard
  • Arabic-Gulf-Iraqi
  • Arabic-Egyptian
  • Arabic-Levantine
  • Arabic-Libyan
  • Arabic-Moroccan
  • Arabic-Tunisian


  • 10 weeks of Basic Training.
  • 6 weeks of Technical School with on-the-job instructions.


  • 30 days paid vacation annually.
  • Full Healthcare coverage for you and your Family.
  • Educational benefits worth over $72,000.
  • Obtain Industry standard recognized certifications.


  • No felonies. (Defer Adjudication included).
  • Current High School Senior, High school graduate, or GED equivalent.
  • Permanent resident or US citizen.
  • Meet physical standards based on gender and age.

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