The Walt Disney Company Project Interpreter/Translator (English/Japanese) in Chiba, Japan

Accurate Japanese/English interpretation and translation of all communication between Walt Disney Imagineering and Oriental Land Company team members.

Responsibilities :

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skill in both English and Japanese

Basic Qualifications :

  • Native level language proficiency in English and Japanese (TOEIC 950, JLPT NI)

  • Professional experience in consecutive interpretation

  • Ability to work effectively as a team player

  • Ability to be flexible to changes in business needs and adapting to shifting working conditions and environment

  • Willingness to work in construction site conditions; including outdoor or incomplete structures

  • Basic computer skills; namely in Word, Excel and Powerpoint

  • Flexibility to work unique work shifts as necessary

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Simultaneous interpretation ability preferred

  • Previous experience or knowledge of project management, construction or engineering or architecture design preferred but not required

  • Previous experience on Tokyo Disney Resorts projects preferable

Preferred Education :

College degree

Professional training at interpretation school

Company Overview :

We are Walt Disney Attractions Japan, a liaison company that is part of the Walt Disney Company. We are located in Maihama, Chiba, and work closely with the Oriental Land Company; owner and operator of Tokyo Disney Resort.

Additional Information :

The position will be a full-time contract position with a limited number of renewals and contract length based on the project schedule and needs. The role is tied to limited term project work slated for Tokyo Disney Resort.

Job ID: 465105BR

Location: Chiba,Japan

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts