Translator (FR > EN)
Do you specialize in French-to-English general translation and are looking to join a team of dynamic, experienced professionals driven by a desire to make Quebec a global hub for translation? TRSB is seeking candidates with solid experience in French-to-English general translation. Whether you’re interested in translating, revising or supervising our employees, we offer a work environment that promotes knowledge sharing among colleagues.
You will be required to translate general documents of varying complexity from French to English.
You may also be asked to revise texts translated by your colleagues or our external collaborators for purposes of quality control.
AS A TRANSLATOR, YOUR DAILY ROUTINE WOULD CONSIST IN:
- Producing turnkey, high-visibility translations into English in accordance with TRSB standards, as well as the terminological and stylistic preferences of its clients.
- Performing the basic terminology searches required for such translations.
- Revising and controlling the quality of the content and format of translations produced in-house or by freelancers, in keeping with TRSB’s standards and the terminological and stylistic preferences of its clients.
- Providing the internal and external translators being revised with the required supervision and feedback.
THIS POSITION MAY BE IDEAL FOR YOU IF YOU:
- Have at least two to five years’ experience in French-to-English general translation, acquired in a structured environment. Have experience working in a translation firm or in a corporate linguistic services department (major asset).
- Hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree in translation or in a related field (membership in a recognized professional association, such as OTTIAQ, EAC or ATIO, is an asset).
- Are fluent in French and English, both spoken and written.
- Are naturally curious and have proven writing skills.
- Care about delivering quality work, and are detail-oriented and meticulous.
- Are proficient with translation assistance tools, such as Trados, LogiTerm and MultiTerm.
- Can handle tight deadlines.
TRSB offers a competitive total compensation package along with a range of benefits (e.g., RRSP and DPSP, partial reimbursement of public transit expenses, sports credit, teleworking, specialized training). You will enjoy stimulating challenges and opportunities for advancement in a congenial atmosphere.