Technical Translator
JOB TITLE: Technical Translator
EMPLOYER: Oil & Gas Company DUTY STATION: Azerbaijan
PUBLISHED: 2019-01-03 LAST UPDATED: N/A DEADLINE: 2019-02-02

Technical Translator

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Preparing written translations of technical and instruction materials, correspondence and forms from English to Azerbaijani/Russian and / or from Azerbaijani/Russian to English.
- Provide translation and proofreading for official correspondence and documents including, reports, minutes, proposals, presentation slides, study/training documents and materials;
- Consecutive interpretation at training sessions, workshops, conferences, site visits;
- Reviewing translated material for accuracy of meaning, grammar and syntax ;
- Research legal, technical and engineering phraseology pertinent to the assigned projects;
- Identify and resolve conflicts related to the meanings of words, concepts, practices, or behaviors ;
- Facilitate communication for people with limited English proficiency;
- Checking original text or conferring with authors to ensure that translations retain the content, meaning, and feeling of the original material;
- Refer to reference materials, such as dictionaries, lexicons, encyclopedias, and computerized terminology banks, as needed to ensure translation accuracy;
- Checking translation of technical terms and terminology to ensure that they are accurate and remain consistent throughout translation;
- Edit, standardize, proofread, revise and finalize translated material prepared by other employees and contractors ;
- Organize translated material and finalize translation according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology;

Education/Experience and Qualification:

- A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in English
- Excellent writing skills and command of grammar
- Proficiency in the use of a range of computer packages - knowledge of translation-oriented applications and software is helpful, though not essential                                                                  
- Attention to detail combined with the ability to work quickly to meet deadlines
- Fluent knowledge of Azerbaijani, English and Russian languages.
- Highly specialized subject matter of knowledge specific to the content to be translated.
- Excellent background in technical translation and technical writing, especially in engineering settings                             
- Knowledge of MS. Office Programs

Job type: full-time
Employment type: permanent
Working environment: office based
Working hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am – 6:00pm, 5 working days a week. Extra hours may be required due to operation needs.

Good opportunities for professional development and career growth.

Interested candidates are requested to submit their CVs to 
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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