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Hausa to English Translator

  • Translation, Localization, Interpretation Jobs


Productive Playhouse is seeking Hausa to English translators for a large-scale short-term translation project. We invite candidates with near-expert knowledge of English and experience in consecutive or written translation and interpretation to join our team.

About Us:

Productive Playhouse provides a wide range of language services, including transcription, translation, and audio collection in various languages worldwide. As our client roster and services expand, we are seeking new team members in multiple areas.

Project Details:

  • Translate videos from Hausa to English with 6 to 24-hour turnaround times.
  • Start times may vary, including overnight for overseas team members.
  • Videos contain sensitive content (employees can opt out from translating/watching at any time).
  • Project volumes vary, with no guaranteed minimum work amount.
  • Indicate availability for specific times to receive work requests.

We expect to have a number of different assignments over the coming months, and we hope you’ll consider becoming part of our special projects team!


  • Paid training
  • Remote work opportunity
  • Competitive pay $32/hr
  • Payment frequency: Every 15 days, on the 1st and 15th of every month


  • Professional translation/interpretation experience preferred
  • Strong computer and internet skills
  • Solid English grammar, orthography, and punctuation (a test is required)
  • Responsiveness and access to email
  • Web search skills
  • Ability to onboard within two weeks
  • If you are located in the US, these are the states that we currently cannot hire from: Alaska, Delaware, Idaho, Louisiana, South Dakota, Washington D.C., West Virginia, and Wyoming.

Productive Playhouse is an equal-opportunity employer committed to upholding anti-discrimination laws and principles. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind and provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We adhere to the spirit and letter of all applicable laws and regulations.

Schedule: On call

Application Question(s): We cannot guarantee or provide an estimated workload for this role. The workload is determined by project needs. With this in consideration, would you still like to apply?

Experience: Translation: 1 year (Preferred)

Language: Hausa (Required)

Hard Skills

  • Advanced language knowledge

We offer


  • Paid training
  • Remote work opportunity
  • Competitive pay $32/hr
  • Payment frequency: Every 15 days, on the 1st and 15th of every month