Position title
Foreign Language Testers

Global Language Center (GLC) is a Woman Owned small business providing a wide array of professional language services to the US Government and commercial clients worldwide. Founded in 1996, GLC has grown because of our superb performance, care of employees, and in-depth language expertise. We offer several language services customized to our clients’ organizational or individual needs covering over 60 different languages and dialects such as foreign language instruction and cultural awareness training to a wide range of Government employees.

GLC has been working with the State Department for the last 12 years providing foreign language training for new and continuing Foreign Service Officers, Diplomats and Ambassadors. During this time, we have increased our full-time staff to over 240 instructors, curriculum developers, testers, distance learning mentors, and management and support staff.

GLC is currently accepting resumes for a Foreign Language Tester to work on a government contract.


Educated native or near-native language proficiency in the language (ILR 4 or higher)

English proficiency of 3 or higher (ILR scale) in speaking

Preferred to have experience conducting proficiency-based tests (e.g., DLAB, ACTFL OPI)

Preferred to have experience in designing and/or selecting testing materials.

Preferred to have experience with online delivery systems used to administer proficiency-based exams.

Languages Needed:

  • Afrikaans
  • Kyrgyz
  • Albanian
  • Lithuanian
  • Amharic
  • Luganda
  • Amoy
  • Malagasy
  • Arabic - Moroccan
  • Malayalam
  • Belarusian
  • Mandingo
  • Bemba
  • Marathi
  • Cantonese
  • Mongolian
  • Chavacano/Chabacano
  • Norwegian
  • Dari
  • Pashto
  • Pakistan
  • Dutch
  • Sesotho
  • Ewe
  • Setswana
  • Flemish
  • Sinhala
  • Ga
  • Somali
  • Haitian Creole
  • Susu
  • Icelandic
  • Tagalog
  • Indonesia
  • Taiwanese
  • Igbo
  • Tajik
  • Japanese
  • Tashanese
  • Kazakh
  • Thai
  • Kinyarwanda
  • Tigrinya
  • Kirundi
  • Twi
  • Kisii
  • Urdu
  • Korean
  • Visayan/Cibuano
  • Kurdish
  • Zulu
Employment Type
Job Location
Arlington, VA
Date posted
April 21, 2021
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