Mission Essential is accepting solicitations for local national language contractors to provide services to support the U.S. Military with training exercises in Ukraine.  

Specifically, the contractor will:

  • Provide interpretation services between local and foreign military forces during various exercises in Ukraine
  • Speak clear and concisely in Russian, Ukrainian and English
  • Must be available daily as required by supported forces
  • Must be willing to support up to 7 days per week for a minimum of 8 hours per day, which may be extended to 12 hours or longer depending on unit and mission requirements.
  • Must be willing to live and work in austere conditions and harsh environments, to include living in temporary facilities as the exercise dictates.

Minimum Requirements

  • We are looking for Language Contractors local to location of work from on or around 8 September through 28 September 2019.  
  • Must successfully pass a Speaking Language test in Russian, Ukrainian and English at a level C1 on the CEFR scale within 5 days of accepted application.
  • Must be a team player
  • Must be able to meet and provide medical criteria for clear chest x-ray and negative HIV by 30 August 2019.
  • Must provide a non-conviction record by 30 August 2019.

Desired Requirements

  • Must be local to the work location have an active cell phone