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Spanish/English Interpreter

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20 per hour Virtual OK

Serve as translator for you and another party via telephone, video chat or in person

We can work out a proportional 'price' based on the time frame if it's longer.

Ideally you'll tell me a little background including:
Who the other party is
Purpose of the interaction
What you're discussing
What dialects or regional variations are involved

I practice CIFE which stands for
C for Confidentialty: I will not discuss what is said outside our interaction. If I make any notes, I will destroy them.
I for I statements: I will interpret what you say in the first person
F for Flow: I may need to pause you, ask you to slow down to keep the flow of words in balance or ask for clarification.
E for Everything: I will interpret everything I hear including side conversations, swear words, etc.

including travel time

Training & Qualifications


Trained at OHCIA the Oregon Health Care Interpreters Association
Bachelor of Arts in French Language & Literature
Intermediate Certification from the Cervantes Institute (the Government of Spain)
I am a native speaker of American English

Availability & Preferences


I freelance so my schedule is generally very flexible. You can schedule a time slot here, green: mbdo.youcanbookme.com Please include travel time. I live in SW PDX Multnomah village and can be physicallyl present within the Portland city limits or Beaverton/Tigard.

Trading Preference: I prefer being paid in simbi

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