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Interpreters (English to Chinese)

Interpreters (English to Chinese)

Company: Bayview Glen Church
Contact Person: Carmon Barry
300 Steeles Ave East
Thornhill, Ontario , L3T 1A7
Phone: 905-881-5252

Position Description


Bayview Glen Church is seeking to provide our weekly sermons to native Mandarin speakers both through simultaneous translation, during our weekend worship services, and through translated videos to be posted at a later date.  

Position Summary:

  • Provide simultaneous translation during weekend worship services
  • Provide updated translation for videos
  • Review recording of sermon and translation, taking notes for the video translation
  • Ensure translated content conveys original meaning and tone
  • Develop relationship with Lead Pastor to understand his personality, speech patterns, humour, etc.

Candidate Qualifications and Educational Requirements:

  • Fluent in both English and Mandarin
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Theological training or experience with biblical knowledge and concepts
  • A Beijing accent preferred
  • Middle aged male

Other Information:

  • Expected weekly schedule: 3 days per week; Sundays for simultaneous translation and 2 weekdays for review and video translation. 
  • Hiring process: Interviews with Executive Director of Ministry Operations and Lead Pastor. Complete a criminal background check.
  • Reports to: Executive Director of Ministry Operations
  • Relates closely with: Lead Pastor, Sunday Production Team, Video Production Team

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Carmon Barry at and include "Interpreter Position" in the subject line.

We thank all applicant for their interest, however, only those who are considered for an interview will be contacted. 

Posted: August 29, 2019 | Expires: November 1, 2019
Posted Under: Miscellaneous
Career ID: [ 7260 ]