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Providence Health & Services Interpreter Trainee-Spanish in Hood River, Oregon


Providence is calling an Interpreter - Interpreter Services (0.0 FTE, Days) to Hood River Health Services Bldg in Hood River, OR.

Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text message with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

We are seeking for an Interpreter Trainee - Interpreter Services who will provide language assistance to patients, their families and medical staff.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Conduct medical and general interpreting for medical and support staff, patients and their families with compassion, respect, clarity and confidentiality

  • Assess and monitors patient's understanding of information conveyed to ensure the message has been understood

  • Use teach-back and/or show-me techniques for assurance

  • Perform interpretation activities according to hospital and department clinical and ethical standards

  • Plan and accomplish goals independently

  • Must be available to work on call shifts on nights, weekends and holidays as needed


Required qualification for this position include:

  • Obtain interpreter qualification through Oregon Health Authority within six (6) months of hire

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: Oregon-Hood River

Req ID: 303215