2013 Participating Employers

Capital Insurance Group (CIG)

Capital Insurance Group is a 115 your old regional property and casualty insurance provider, selling through a independent agents in 7 states. We are in Ward Top 50 nation insurance providers and ranked in the top 150 with AM Best. CIG seeks speakers of Chinese (Mandarin), Spanish, and Japanese.

CASA of Monterey County

Voices for Children trains advocate volunteers who support children in the foster care system. Advocates ensure that children receive the care and services they need to be safe and thrive while pursuing permanent homes for the children. They speak up for the child's best interest and build relationships that help restore a child's trust. Be a voice and get involved!

CETRA Language Solutions

CETRA Language Solutions, founded in 1997 provides translation, interpretation, software and website localization, multilingual typesetting, voice-overs, and transcriptions for corporate and government clients in over 100 languages. Its worldwide network of more than 5,000 professional linguists and dedicated staff provide friendly, responsive service that makes working with CETRA a pleasure. CETRA seeks speakers of Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Portuguese, and other languages.

City of Monterey

The City Council is the legislative and policy-making branch of Monterey's municipal government. The Council consists of five members: the Mayor, elected to a two-year term, and four Council members, each elected to four-year terms.The primary responsibility of the City Council is to fulfill the City's legislative function; establish policies and provide general direction for the City; and provide the City Manager and operating departments with the resources necessary to implement these policies.

Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization

The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) bans nuclear explosions by everyone, everywhere: on the Earth's surface, in the atmosphere, underwater and underground. The Treaty has a unique and comprehensive verification regime to make sure that no nuclear explosion goes undetected. Since the Treaty is not yet in force, the organization is called the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO). It was founded in 1996, has over 260 staff from over 70 countries, and is based in Vienna. The CTBTO’s main tasks are the promotion of the Treaty and the build-up of the verification regime so that it is operational when the Treaty enters into force.

Dole Fresh Vegetables

Dole Fresh Vegetables, the largest division of Dole Food Co, Inc., is based near the ocean in beautiful Monterey, California and is the nation’s leading producer of packaged salads as well as a major grower and harvester of commodity products, including vegetables and berries. Dole operates packaged salad plants in California, Arizona, Ohio and North Carolina, employing more than 5,500 people, with nearly 200 employees based in Dole Fresh Vegetables Corporate Headquarters in Monterey. Dole Fresh Vegetables seeks speakers of Spanish. 

ECOLOGIA

ECOlogists Linked for Organizing Grassroots Initiatives and Action (ECOLOGIA)is an international environmental non-profit that has worked with and employed MIIS students in recent years. We focus on CSR, sustainable development, global standards, and supply chains in China. ECOLOGIA seeks speakers of Chinese (Mandarin).

Global Majority

Global Majority promotes nonviolent conflict resolution education, mediation and advocacy. We believe that principled dialogue is imperative and must replace violent conflict if humankind is to thrive.To promote a fundamentally new manner of thinking in global relations, Global Majority is developing national, regional, and global advocacy campaigns that embody our aim to give voice to the global majority.

GRID Alternatives

GRID Alternatives' mission is to empower communities in need by providing renewable energy and energy efficiency services, equipment and training. We believe making energy choices that are good for the environment can go hand-in-hand with improving the lives of those living in low-income communities. GRID Alternatives works collaboratively with communities and local organizations to identify specific needs and to develop renewable energy solutions that are environmentally, socially and economically sustainable. Currently, GRID Alternatives' core program is the Solar Affordable Housing Program, where we train and lead community volunteers and job trainees from all walks of life to install solar electric systems with low-income homeowners.

Judicial Council of California

The Judicial Council of California serves the courts for the benefit of all Californians in training and hiring the interpreters and translators who work in the courts. The Judicial Council of California seeks speakers of Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Portuguese, and other languages. 

KPMG LLP

KPMG's Trade & Customs Practice assists multinational companies with cross border savings and compliance issues. KPMG's global network of member firms has more than 275 international trade professionals in more than 60 countries.

Monterey Institute

The Graduate School of International Policy and Management offers three semester-long immersive learning fellowship programs including the International Professional Service Semester (IPSS), the Development Project Management Institute (DPMI Plus), and the Frontier Market Scouts (FMS) programs. These programs provide young professionals and career-changers with professional experience in their desired career fields while providing organizations with junior-level professionals and consultants.

Moravia IT, Inc.

At Moravia, we combine our knowledge of languages, technologies and global management to help our clients succeed in bringing their products to international markets. We work with some of the most innovative companies worldwide to translate, localize, test and engineer their next generation products before they reach their customers globally. We are at the forefront of today's most exciting product development. The work we do is often one of the final stages in a long development cycle, and one that helps determine how the product will be understood and received by users in individual countries, cultures and locales.

Natividad Medical Foundation

Internship for a Language Access Program at Natividad Medical Center, Monterey CA. Be part of a innovative and emerging field in interpreting and translation. Participants will receive a 40 hours Bridging the Gap medical interpreter training and will get hands on experience on how a language program is implemented and organized to serve the need of our hospitals patient population. Participant will leave with an understanding and tool to implement a successful language access program in a healthcare setting. Nativdad Medical Center seeks speakers of Spanish and other languages. 

NVTC

The NVTC provides the U.S. government high-quality translation services in a cost-effective manner.

ProTranslating

ProTranslating provides premier language solutions to individuals and corporations worldwide. With a team of over 100 qualified in-house linguists and a worldwide network of another 3,000 freelancers working in over 100 languages. ProTranslating seeks speakers of Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Portuguese, and other languages.

Tucker Creek Consulting

The Institute of Nuclear Materials Management was formed in 1958 to encourage:

  • The advancement of nuclear materials management in all its aspects.
  • The promotion of research in the field of nuclear materials management.
  • The establishment of standards, consistent with existing professional norms.
  • The improvement of the qualifications of those engaged in nuclear materials management and safeguards through high standards of professional ethics, education, and attainments, and the recognition of those who meet such standards.
  • The increase and dissemination of information through meetings, professional contacts, reports, papers, discussions, and publications.
UC Davis

The IEPP at UC Davis Extension has a 36-year history of providing rigorous ESL, teacher training and academic preparation programs for individual students and customized groups. We are looking for ESL/ESP and EAP short term instructors and programming staff.

United Way of Monterey County

The United Way of Monterey County is engaged the community and focus resources to improve lives in Monterey County.

U.S. Foreign Commercial Service

The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. U.S. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and in more than 75 countries help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets.

The Women's International Perspective (WIP)

Based in Monterey, CA The Women's International Perspective is the global source for women’s perspectives. Connecting you to the world through our Feature Articles, Byline Portal, and Current Headlines, The WIP promotes diversity and is not associated with any particular religious, political, or cultural affiliation. We provide an opportunity to balance the under-representation of women journalists and strive to bring together divergent cultures and opinions in solution-based dialog. The WIP seeks speakers of Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), French, and Spanish.

YMCA

The YMCA is an inclusive organization of men, women and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. The YMCA seeks speakers of Chinese (Mandarin), Spanish, Japanese, and Korean.