Bilingual Jobs From Home


The types of telecommuting bilingual jobs range from teaching a foreign language to virtual call centers to translation and interpretation. And languages run the gamut from Spanish and French to Arabic and Russian. Below are lists of places to start searching for bilingual jobs.

However, keep in mind that there are much more jobs that either requires or prefer applicants to be bilingual yet they are not advertised as "bilingual jobs." For instance, a nurse's best bet for finding...MORE telecommuting, bilingual jobs would be searching these work at home nursing jobs using “bilingual” or your second language as a keyword.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Transcription
    The company provides captioning, transcription and translation services and hires transcribers, real-time captioners, editors and translators to work at home and in its office in Orange County, CA. Transcription jobs pay $1-$1.50 per audio minutes; real-time captioning $75/hour.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Localization, translation
    Agency hires experienced freelance translators, editors and other localization professionals to work from home.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation Review
    Hires language consultants and data annotators who evaluate online search results as well as translators and transcriptionists. Looks for candidates with experience in linguistics, especially computational; software testing and library science plus a native-level fluency in more than one language other than English. 

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    Bilingual Jobs: Call Center, Tech Support
    Apple at Home is a work at the home call center program from Apple that is part of the company's AppleCare department. Use the keyword "home" in the company’s job database. See more French-speaking jobs from home.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Call Center
    Device insurance company hires at-home customer service agents as employees in various U.S. states for full- and part-time positions. Agents bilingual in Spanish and French are needed.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Teaching

    Connections Academy, a "school without walls", is a virtual educational program serving K-12 students throughout various states in a non-classroom-based environment. It hires certified teachers for online teaching jobs. This includes foreign language teacher for K-12 German, French, and Spanish.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Call Center Agents
    Spanish-speaking agents are needed to sell cruises and provide customer service for this Internet cruise seller.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Call Center
    Car rental company that owns Enterprise, Alamo, and National employs remote call center agents who speak French and English in the U.S. and Canada. Pay for bilingual agents is approximate $1.50/hour more than English-only agents.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Translation Review, Localization
    Canadian company assists clients with translation and cultural adaptation needs. Its translation jobs are for both translators and translation reviewers.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation Review
    Hires ads quality raters, who evaluate the accuracy of Google web advertising and communicating the effectiveness of web layouts and information using an online tool. The requirements include a BA/BS degree (or equivalent experience), fluency in a specific language as well as English, an understanding of the culture of the speakers of the specific language, web research and analytical capabilities, high-speed Internet connection and U.S. work authorization....MORE Languages include Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Italian, German, Spanish, Turkish, Russian and more. See job profile for ads quality raters.

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    This company hires work-at-home interpreters for telephone work. Must live in United States, Canada, Colombia, Mexico, Puerto Rico or the United Kingdom.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Interpretation
    The company hires linguists on a freelance basis for translation jobs as well as on-site and telephone interpretation and transcription services. To apply, register in company’s database. Languages include Japanese, Chinese, Spanish, English, French, German, Russian, Bengali, Hindi, Portuguese and more.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Interpretation
    Requirements include two years experience, college degree, access to email and knowledge of using basic translation software tools. Company seeks "language professionals with in-depth knowledge in a professional field (such as medicine, software, finance, and engineering, interpreters or narrators (voice-over professionals) living in the New England area." The online application includes translating a short text for each language pair you wish...MORE to qualify in. Permit to work in U.S. required. 

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Localization, Search Evaluation
    Global localization company provides translation and localization to business clients as well as "global crowdsourcing solutions for clients with international search engines and online marketing initiatives." Its Internet assessor jobs (similar to Google's ads quality rater).

    Languages include: English, Albanian, Azerbaijani, Portuguese, Bulgarian, Faroese, French, German, Icelandic, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kurdish, Japanese,...MORE Kazakh, Korean, Spanish, Mongolian, Quechan, Portuguese, Russian, Tatar, Zulu, Basque, Catalan, Galician, Swiss German, Chinese (traditional and simplified), Dutch, Danish, Polish and Welsh.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Call Center
    The company hires an independent contractor, call-center agents, including licensed insurance agents, for a variety of positions including outbound sales, bilingual customer service (Spanish and French) and financial services.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Interpretation, Desktop Publishing, Localization
    Hires experienced freelance language specialists as independent contractors. Minimum requirements are 3 years professional experience in translation or interpretation, college degree and knowledge in specific subject areas, such as legal and financial matters, marketing writing, medical and general business. Also, has freelance opportunities for desktop publishers and localization engineers.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Interpretation
    The company hires telephonic interpreters and translators for the medical industry. U.S. citizenship/work permit and experience in medical industry required.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Transcription
    The company provides a transcription of short audio files, such as voicemails and dictated notes, by hiring work-at-home transcribers. Quicktate pays $.0025 per word and iDictate and Quick takes medical transcription work pays $.0050 per word. Successful QuickTate transcriptionists may receive work from iDictate, which transcribes a wider range of documents. Bilingual, particularly Spanish and English, transcribers needed but other languages such as French, Italian,...MORE German, Chinese, Farsi, Portuguese, and Japanese desired as well.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation,
    Global information management company hires freelance translators for translation jobs. The company is a supplier of localization services to the IT, engineering, e-business & multimedia sectors, and experience in those and other business sectors is helpful. Requirements are a minimum 2 years freelance (or 1 year in-house) translation experience, but the company says it accepts "translators with relevant alternative experience or qualifications."

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Interpretation
    Hires freelance translators and on-site interpreters. College degree required. Email resume for consideration. Languages include English, Dutch, Haitian Creole, Korean, Hebrew, Farsi, Russian, Spanish, Polish, Japanese, Arabic, Mandarin, French, Amharic, Portuguese and more. See More Translation Jobs

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    Bilingual Jobs: Teaching
    Hires native speaker, online language tutors to work to facilitate online classes. More Online Teaching Jobs

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, interpretation
    The company offers opportunities for both on-site and telephone interpreters.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Interpretation
    Bid site for translation and interpretation services offers thousands of opportunities in a huge variety of languages. See More Translation Jobs

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Interpretation, Desktop Publishing, Sales, Voice Talent
    Santa Monica, CA-based company hires for freelance translation jobs in more than 100 different languages from anywhere in the world. Other positions include sales managers and reps, interpreters, desktop publishers and voice talent.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Call Center
    The company contracts with agents to do call center and data entry jobs for clients. Pay ranges from $7.20 to $30 an hour. Call center projects include order processing, reservations, enrollments, customer service, sales, market research and technical support. Applicants who successfully complete a two-part online test are placed on a list and notified when a project becomes available. Hires agents bilingual in 32 different languages including Mandarin, Portuguese,...MORE Bengali, Spanish, Italian, French, German, Greek, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Punjabi, Japanese, Hindi, Romanian, Polish, Russian and Arabic. Accepts agents from outside the U.S., for some projects.

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    Bilingual Jobs: Translation, Interpretation, Proofreading, Editing, Writing, Desktop Publishing, Sales, Voice Talent
    Requirements for generalist translators or proofreader are 5 years continuous translation experience in a commercial environment, membership of the professional translation association, university degree from a recognized institution and Trados 5 Freelance.