Bilingual Interpreter

CR-San José


TransPerfect Connect is looking for Bilingual Interpreters to work out of our newly built center located in the Aerocentro building in Alajuela. We are searching for the following languages: Chinese, French, Japanese, Portuguese, and Russian.  


The perfect interpreter aspires to be a fantastic conduit for our end clients, utilizing their talents to deliver superior consecutive interpretations.  So whether you’re helping a family get a loan for their first house or a child speak with her medical professional, we want someone who is ready to use their language abilities to help others.


Quite simply, Interpreters play an irreplaceable role in our success as a company. They are the ones who allow us to enable global communication for all, no matter the language barrier.


What We’re Looking For

We provide all Interpreters with three weeks of paid in-center training. The program is not only intended to teach various interpretation and listening skills, but to also expand our applicant’s knowledge of industry-specific terms and protocols. Applicants complete their training once they hold successful practice sessions with experienced interpreters. 

  • Interpreters are required to be fluent in English and target language at an above average level
  • Able to pass a language assessment
  • Consecutively interpret conversations with ease and accuracy
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service practices, communicate all information clearly and accurately, and adhere to work requirements
  • Successful Interpreters will have the opportunity to learn new subject matter, become qualified to service more challenging call types, and advance their careers.


  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Professional Proficiency (speaking, listening, and reading) in English and target language
  • Ability to pass a language assessment
  • Bonus: Recognized certification in language interpretation (healthcare, legal or community)
  • Bonus: College degree


Why Be An Interpreter WithTransPerfect Connect?


This position gives you the chance to make a difference to the tens of millions of people that don’t have the ability to communicate freely. To make a difference in your own life, as the interpretation industry is growing faster and faster each and every year. To make a difference for your future, as many of our former interpreters are now in managerial and supervisory roles.  Do you want to make a difference?


Who We Are


Strategically located in Alajuela, 20 km northwest of San Jose, TransPerfect Connect has connection with the main national routes on the radial Francisco J. Orlich and next to City Mall, with close access to public transportation, restaurants and shopping.


TransPerfect Connect (TPC) is the world's leading provider of remote interpreting solutions, including over-the-phone interpretation (OPI), video remote interpretation, multilingual email and chat support, business process outsourcing, and global call center services. TPC offers services in over 170 languages and employs industry-specialized interpreters screened for subject expertise. TPC is a division of TransPerfect, the world’s largest privately held provider of language services and globalization management technology solutions.


With annual revenues of over $500 million, TransPerfect is the world's largest privately held provider of language services and technology solutions. From offices in more than 90 cities on six continents, TransPerfect offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide. With an unparalleled commitment to quality and client


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