Friday, 20 April 2012

DE-EN in-house posts: traineeship and senior translator

Osborne Translation Services in Sheffield are seeking an in-house translator from German to English for an extended traineeship to begin in summer 2012:
During the Trainee Programme, you will translate selected projects from a variety of business areas covering the whole range from marketing to technical manuals and software translation. You will be trained on various Translation Memory systems. In this period, you will receive coaching from highly experienced translators and support from the entire team. For graduates specialising in technical translation, this represents a great opportunity to gain experience in translating in a dynamic and “controlled” environment.
The role is initially be based at our office in the heart of Sheffield for a period of four months.
If this first stage is successfully completed to our full satisfaction, the trainee will advance to a second six-twelve month stage (depending on individual circumstances) involving greater responsibility, and including the option of gaining several months’ in-office training at beo in Stuttgart, Germany or at Matrix in Munich, Germany or any of their subsidiaries.
After completion of the traineeship, there are multiple full-time employment opportunities, depending on your fields of interest and skills
The deadline is 20 May 2012. More information can be downloaded here.

I see that OTS is also advertising an in-house position for a senior translator, also in German to English, specialising in business/finance or in automotive/engineering.

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