Spanish Medical Interpreter needed in Roxbury, MA

Spanish Medical Interpreter needed in Roxbury, MA

Spanish Medical Interpreter for Health Center in Roxbury, MAJob Type: Full-time
Experience: Medical Interpreter: 1 year (Required)
Language: Spanish (Preferred)

The Dimock Center, a non-profit community-based organization that provides comprehensive services to Boston’s urban neighborhoods, is hiring a Medical Interpreter.

The Medical Interpreter serves as a medical translator for patients and staff and supports the operations of the busy Adult Medicine Clinic.

This position requires a High School Diploma or G.E.D., A.S. Degree; preferred B.A. or B.S. degree or equivalent preferred and a minimum of two years of experience as a medical interpreter in an ambulatory environment.

Certificate from medical interpreter training - minimum of 40 hours

Medical Interpreting Certificate is required. Familiarity with medical home model, chronic care management, outpatient substance abuse/mental health is a plus. Spanish speaking preferred.


Performance Responsibilities:

  • Relaying medical information between speakers of two different languages in compliance with all office and clinic policies and procedures, particularly relating to patient confidentiality and informed consent.
  • Helps facilitate successful delivery of services to linguistically diverse consumers.
  • Serves as a cultural and linguistic resource to both patients and providers to contribute to successful outcomes.
  • Performs duties in a spirit of teamwork and cooperation.
  • Adheres to the health center policies on customer relations and hospitality.
  • Understands the clinics’ system of service delivery.
  • Translation from educational pamphlets from Spanish to English and vice versa to help educate the patients.


To apply, send resume and cover letter to

Language: Spanish

Vocabulary: Medical

Company: The Dimock Center

Contact Person: HR Department


Phone: (617) 442-8800

Assignment Date: 2018-10-11

Location: 55 Dimock St, Boston, MA 02119

Job Description: Why Dimock? • Tuition Reimbursement • Comprehensive benefits package • Partnership with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center • Opportunity to work with an incredibly diverse patient population and staff • Dimock is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).