Become an Interpreter

The Interpreting & Translation Services Department at Journey's End Refugee Services, Inc. seeks professional and experienced applicants for on-call positions for many different languages including:

Karen, Karenni, Burmese, Mai Mai, Kizigua, Nepali, Swahili, Tigrinya and more.

Candidates must be fluent in English and have professional interpreting experience in order to be considered.


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Please note: Interpreting positions generally offer between 0-8 hours of work per week, depending on incoming requests, language demand, and availability of the interpreter.

Interested applicants should download, complete, and return the application to interpreting@jersbuffalo.org.

Due to the volume of applications received, we cannot respond to all applicants. We will contact qualified applicants for an interview when we are looking to hire for specific languages.


Attend A Training

The Journey's End Interpreting Department offers periodic interpreter, community, and customer training. These interactive trainings enable our interpreters to enhance their skill set, and advise customers how to most effectively and professionally utilize interpreters. Interpreter trainings are also offered at a fee to community members and those who aspire to a career in interpreting.

Interested in becoming learning more about future trainings? Take a few minutes to complete our short survey! Take Survey