The Northwest Danish Association (NWDA) networking platform is a way for our community to connect. Whether you are looking for a job, a new hire, housing, or other opportunity, let this be a place for you to find the connections you need.
Our diverse Danish community has members who specialize in various fields, members who own their own businesses, and new graduates eager to enter the job market. The Danish community in the Pacific Northwest sees an influx of students, au pairs, families, and others looking to find their footing in our region. We are here to help.
This new platform is designed to take advantage of our diversity and highlight opportunities within our community to build bridges.
Welcome to our Danish community network!
For more information about the opportunities below, and for more information on who to contact, send us an e-mail at email@example.com or give us a call at (206) 523-3263
Please note: NWDA does not endorse, recommend, or have any legal ties to any person(s) or entity posted on this networking platform.
Opportunities in our network:
-Transcribers needed. Productive Playhouse, a Los Angeles based company with offices in Orange County, Orlando, and Columbus, is looking for on-site transcribers for Danish, Swedish, or Dutch. A person will need to be able to listen to audio recordings in Danish, Swedish, or Dutch via headphones and transcribe (type) what is being said using proper spelling and grammar (native speaker ability required). Elements transcribed include speech, background noises, and music. No translation is required. Relocation assistance is available for the duration of the project (between 2 and 12 weeks, with minimum 30 hour commitment). $18-$27 per hour with flexible part- or full-time hours. If interested, or for more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
-Danish interpreters needed. CanTalk (Canada) Inc, a telephone interpretation company based in Winnipeg Manitoba is currently looking for freelance Danish interpreters.
-Office worker needed. The NWDA Office in Seattle is looking for a person to do some work here at the office. We need someone with computer and website skills as well as office/people skills. Experience in a non-profit would be desirable and speaking Danish would be a plus. If you or someone you know may be interested in discussing this further, send an e-mail to email@example.com or call us at (206) 523-3263 to speak with NWDA president, Edith Christensen.
-Room for rent near NWDA. A 350 sqft room for rent in a large 5120 sqft Community/Shared House, located just 1 mile east of the NW Danish Center at 10520 20th Ave NE. The house was built in 2007. Contact NWDA for more information.
-Translator wanted. A Danish speaker is needed to translate old Church texts from Danish to English. Contact NWDA if you are interested!
Opportunity seekers in our network:
-NWDA Member in search of advice. One of our members is interested in moving to Denmark with his wife for one year. If you have any experience with moving to Fyn including housing advice, please contact us.
-Danish conversation partner: Sophomore in high school who is studying Danish through Danes Worldwide is looking for a native speaker in Seattle to practice her spoken Danish with and/or to write letters with. She is very happy to be paired with an older person who is looking for some social interaction either in person (as Covid guidelines allow) or over Zoom.
-Local Danish artist looking for exhibit space, a front store lease, or a gallery space. Contact NWDA with any opportunities.
To inquire further about any of the opportunities above, send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also reach us by phone (206) 523-3263, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
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Feel free to contact us if you have an opportunity you would like us to post. Upon request new opportunities may also be mentioned in our weekly e-bulletin that circulates in our community.