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Position Title:  Arabic & Persian/Farsi Linguist- Must Speak both languages Requisition:  GLS02170 Clearance:  Secret Location: Bahrain  # Openings: 4Purpose of the Position: Linguists will support to U.S. Naval operations in Bahrain as Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in their assigned area of responsibility, providing cultural perspective and understanding of the region’s historical, political, sociological, and economic trends to select members of the senior leadership staff.Principal Responsibilities of the Position: Provide operational contract linguist support for military operations and interpret during interviews, meeting, and conferencesInterpret and translate spoken communicationsTranscribe and analyze verbal communicationsPerform document exploitationScan, research, and analyze foreign language documents for key informationTranslate and review foreign language documents. Identify and extract information components meeting military information requirement list criteriaProvide input to reportsRequirements:   Must possess excellent command of Arabic & Persian verbal skills; Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) proficiency level 3 in the target languages.   Must also possess a proficiency level 2+ in English based on oral and written language skills examinationMust be a U.S. citizen.Must hold a current U.S. passport. (Or apply as soon as accepted into the program).Will be subject to a government security investigation and must possess or be able to obtain a Secret clearance for access to classified information.Must be willing to work in Bahrain.Must be willing to work shifts and extended hours in support of 24 x 7 operations.Must have familiarity with and ability to conduct oneself in accordance with the local culture and customs.Must undergo medical examinationGLS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Apply Online Now