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German to English

Paula Trucks-Pape
Native U.S. English, Technical Writer

Round Mountain, California, United States
Local time: 06:43 PDT (GMT-7)

Native in: English (Variants: UK, US) Native in English
Account type Freelancer
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Copywriting
Expertise
Specializes in:
Engineering: IndustrialTourism & Travel
Manufacturing

Rates
German to English - Rates: 0.12 - 0.14 EUR per word / 40 - 60 EUR per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 39, Questions answered: 30, Questions asked: 2
Translation education Master's degree - English and German, Graduate Certificate Int'l Technical Communication, Univ. of Wisconsin; MA English, Western Washington Univ.
Experience Years of translation experience: 14. Registered at ProZ.com: Jul 2005.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships ATA, BDÜ
Software Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Website http://about.me/hua_translation
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Paula Trucks-Pape endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
About me
-- Veteran language expert: experienced translator (German into US/UK English), writer, editor and document designer
-- Professional experience in scientific publishing, the metal industry, manufacturing technology, mechanical engineering, academia, public education and the financial sector
-- Subject areas: Engineering/Technical, Marketing/PR/Corporation Communications, Legal (including patents), Commercial, Education, Literary, Academic (Social Sciences, Arts, Humanities), Journalistic prose
-- Personal experience in organic agriculture, personal wellness, travel

Experience also includes extensive project and document management:
-- Information development for technical documentation and marketing communications (writing, editing, translation, and document production)
-- Market research and strategy development, including corporate identity, print materials, Internet presence, event planning)
-- Translation/content management and terminology software solutions
Keywords: Mechanical engineering, materials, surface improvement, surface treatment, tooling technology, document design and management, operating instructions, technical drawing and plans, parts lists, quality management materials, catalogues, newsletters, company brochures and flyers, advertising materials, Web site content, press releases, technical articles, contracts, patents, annual reports, correspondence, software for business administration, analysis and graphic representation software, control interface for an injection molding process, operator interface for a milling machine), contracts (telecommunications equipment, satellite television applications, electronics), automotive, aerospace and energy technology, Web site content, processes and procedures, assembly instructions, tunnel construction, materials technology, coupling technology, other industrial technology including fire extinguishing products, printing, paper manufacture, construction, sanitary facilities and products, logistics and transportation, assembly instructions, production plans, service reports, parts lists, newsletters, scientific and technical articles, doctoral theses, social science, articles for technical and trade publications. marine biology, environmental issues, endangered species, business related texts, general terms of business, ordering information and conditions, data privacy and protection statements and agreements, workflow descriptions, surveys, marketing, advertising texts, company brochures, fashion catalogues, corporate identity guidelines, trade show materials, education and training, information and course descriptions, training seminars, teaching plans and processes Maschinenbau, Werkstoffe, Oberflächenbehandlung, Werkzeugtechnik, Übersetzung, Gestaltung und Verwaltung, Betriebsanleitungen, technische Zeichnungen und Schaltpläne, Stücklisten, Qualitätsmanagement Handbücher, Kataloge, Newsletter, Firmenbroschüre und Flyers, Werbemittel, Inhalte für Webseiten, Pressetexte, Verträge, Patente, Geschäftsberichte, Korrespondenz, Software. Erstellung, Unternehmenssteuerung, Mess-, Analyse- und Grafiksoftware wie CAD, Kontrolloberfläche eines Kunststoffspritzverfahren, Bedienoberfläche einer Fräsmaschine, Leistungsvereinbarungen und andere Verträge, Telekommunikationsgeräte, Satellitenfernsehen, Elektronik, Fahrzeugtechnik, Luft- und Raumfahrttechnik, Energietechnik, Prozessbeschreibungen, Montageanleitungen, Tunnelbau, Werkstofftechnik, Verbindungstechnik, Löschtechnik, Drucktechnik, Papierherstellung, Bautechnik, Sanitärtechnik, Logistik, Transport, Montageanleitungen, Serviceberichte, Produktionspläne, Stückliste, Inhalte für Webseiten, Newsletter, wissenschaftliche Beiträge, Doktorarbeiten, Sozialwissenschaft, Meeresbiologie, Umweltforschung, bedrohte Tierarten, geschäftliche Texte, Geschäftsbedingungen, Bestellbedingungen, Datenschutzerklärungen, Prozessabläufe, Umfragen, Werbetexte, Firmenbroschüre, Prospekte, Ausbildungswesen und Pädagogik, Trainingsseminare, Lehrpläne


Profile last updated
May 28, 2016



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