Norwegian/Russian Linguist

NORWAY

8/30/18

8/30/19

Description

Mission Essential is accepting applications for linguist candidates who speak Norwegian & Russian to provide foreign language interpretation and translation services to support classified Contingency Operations in support of the U.S. Military in Norway. Specifically, the linguist will:
Support their assigned unit up to 7 days per week for a minimum of 8 hours per day which can be extended to 12 hours or longer depending on mission requirements.
Speak and Write in clear and concise grammar and pronunciation in Norwegian, Russian, and English.
Have the familiarity with and ability to conduct oneself in accordance with the local culture and customs.
Have the ability to deal inconspicuously with local populace if necessary.
Be willing and able to live, work, and travel in harsh environments, to include living and working in temporary facilities as mission dictates.
Have the ability to serve in a combat zone if necessary.
Have the ability to function effectively and efficiently during extended periods of high pressure and stress.
Have the ability to function as an integral member of a team of highly trained professionals responsible for the safety and security of U.S. forces, U.S. and foreign dignitaries, and facilities/resources.

Minimum Requirements

US Citizen
Speak and Write in clear and concise grammar and pronunciation in Norwegian, Russian, and English at a minimum level C1 on the CEFR grading scale.

Desired Requirements

Possess a SECRET clearance or higher for this position