Swedish Medical Center Scheduler, Linguistic Services in Seattle, Washington


Where you work matters! Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Scheduler Linguistic Services (0.5 FTE, VARIABLE SHIFT) at Swedish Medical Center, First Hill Campus in Seattle, WA.

The Scheduler for Linguistic Services is responsible for daily scheduling duties and using a multi-line phone system and computerized database.

In this position you will:

  • Respond to SMC requests for interpreters

  • Screens requests for service eligibility

  • Reviews daily unassigned requests and assigns appropriate service provider

  • Assist with identification of service gaps

  • Provide information on procedures for requesting interpreter services and canceling service requests

  • Interact with internal and external customers including vendors and Swedish staff


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Previous experience as scheduler/dispatcher

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate’s degree in social services or business

  • Experience with contracts

  • Experience in social services or medical environment

  • Bilingual skills

About the First Hill Campus.

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence. Swedish has grown to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 135017