Notice: All courts will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 23-24, 2017 in observance of Thanksgiving Day, except Municipal Court's Arraignment Court, Bail Acceptance and the filing of Emergency Protection from Abuse Petitions at the Justice Juanita Kidd Stout Center for Criminal Justice, 1301 Filbert St.
You are invited to submit an Application for a Certified Spanish Interpreter Contract Position in accordance with the attached Position Announcement and Sample Contract. All applications can be submitted to: Procurement Unit, First Judicial District of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Hall, Room 368, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 OR Via Email to Procurement_cityhall@courts.phila.gov. Applications must be received at the above address or via email no later than 3:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Late applications will not be considered regardless of the reason.
PLEASE NOTE: In response to the FJD's Certified Spanish Interpreter Posting, the FJD is actively receiving questions, answers to all questions will be posted at www.courts.phila.gov one week prior to the application deadline. This Certified Spanish Interpreter Posting will result in an independent contract between the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania ("FJD" / Philadelphia Court System) and the selected candidate; all provided services must be compliant with all requisite protocol of the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts' ("AOPC") Interpreter Program. The selected candidate will be required to execute a formal agreement with the FJD for which a sample is attached to the posting for reference purposes only. Aside from its standard governmental terms and conditions, this contract will enumerate a specific number of service hours as mutually agreed upon between the selected candidate and the FJD notwithstanding compliance with the AOPC Interpreter Program's compensation/rate scale.
Pertinent dates are as follows:
Posting Date: Friday, October 20, 2017
Proposals Due: Proposals must be submitted no later than 3:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 21, 2017.
All documents are in Adobe PDF format.
The latest version of the Adobe Acrobat Reader software is required to view, print and search these PDF documents. Please download this free software from the Adobe Acrobat Web site.
Please note that the Philadelphia Courts does not provide Technical Support for Acrobat Reader Software. For technical support, please contact Adobe.