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Language Documentation Intern

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Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea

Non Government Organisations (NGOs)

TBA (PGK)

#8195

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JOB OPPORTUNITY

POSITION: Language Documentation Intern

DEPARTMENT: LS-Language Development

RESPONSIBLE TO: Language Development Manager or Senior Manager of

Language Services or DO-DLS

PURPOSE: To provide support to language teams in the area of language documentation

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Inputting data into various linguistic computer programs related to language documentation.
  • Assist language personnel in collecting data for language documentation purpose.
  • Assisting Linguistics Coordinator with other tasks as assigned by LD Manager or the Senior Manager for Language Services.
  • Mentor and train others in language documentation if and when necessary.
  • Assist in workshops where applicable.
  • Travel to different locations to collect data, assist and train when necessary

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A bachelor degree in Linguistics, Language, or Literature and have experience in Linguistics Field Method.
  • Fluent in English (Reading, Writing, Speaking)
  • Fluent in Tok Pisin (Reading, Writing, Speaking)
  • Computer Literate

PERSONAL QUALITIES

  • Able to quickly learn new software.
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision, and take initiative in finding new work that needs to be done.
  • Must be able to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Must have responsible and professional work habits.
  • Must have a friendly disposition in working with clients and colleagues alike.
  • Must view this job as a ministry more than a job.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details.
  • Understands the value of sharing resources internally, with partners, and with appropriate public audiences.
  • Good written and oral communication skills

APPLY NOW and email Jebinna at

hr-natlpersgen@sil.org.pg or post to

Human Resources Department

National Personnel Office

P.O. Box 417, UKARUMPA, EHP 444

Phone: 537 4127 Fax: 537 3542

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 27th AUGUST, 2019



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COMPANY INFO

Summer Institute of Linguistics PNG (SIL)

Summer Institute of Linguistics PNG provides training for churches and language groups who desire to translate God's Word. SIL works in the area of language development: including literacy, the study of ...
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7127 0330 extension 4127

PO Box 417 UKARUMPA EHP 444

537 3542