Interpreter Interview Questions

For your convenience, the most frequently asked interpreter interview questions are answered right here.

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Q: What languages to you provide interpreting services for your clients?

A: I speak in three languages.  Portuguese, Spanish and English.

Q: How much do you charge for interpreting services?

A: Services start at $25/hr.

Q: Do you provide discounts?

A: Yes, please contact me, about my discounts for senior citizens and military personnel.

Q: Do you specialize in certain fields for interpreting?

A: I do offer interpreter services for many different fields such as medical, education and immigration.  If you have a specific interpreting need, please feel free to reach out to me to find out if I would be the right fit for you.

Q: Do you have a translation certificate?

A: Yes, I completed my interpreter training with Cross-Cultural Communications in Columbia, MD.  It’s the only national training program for community interpreting.

Q: What type of clients do you typically work with?

A: I work with all different types of people, which is one of the most rewarding parts of Interpreting.  I really enjoy helping people get their voice heard, instead of being pushed aside because they don’t understand the native language.