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Member since Aug '04

Working languages:
English to Russian
Russian to English
English (monolingual)
Russian (monolingual)

Availability today:

April 2017

Natalia Potashnik
English -> Russian

Boulder, CO, United States
Local time: 01:07 MDT (GMT-6)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Training
Specializes in:
Medical (general)Law: Contract(s)
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVsScience (general)
Engineering (general)IT (Information Technology)
Computers (general)Computers: Hardware
Computers: SoftwareShips, Sailing, Maritime

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Translators without Borders

Words translated: 29,482
Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 870, Questions answered: 638, Questions asked: 142
Project History 20 projects entered

Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Translation education Other - City Univ, London
Experience Years of translation experience: 15. Registered at Mar 2004. Became a member: Aug 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials English to Russian (City University London, verified)
English (Pearson Test of English, verified)
Russian (Defense Language Proficiency Test - Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center, verified)
English to Russian (Community Interpreter CISOC, verified)
Memberships National Language Service Corps (NLSP), Translators Without Borders (TWA)
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, HTML, XML, Microsoft Access, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation Conference attended
Professional practices Natalia Potashnik endorses's Professional Guidelines.
About me
Native Russian speaker
American and Australian English

* Computers (Hardware, Software, Databases)
* Shipbuilding
* Technology and Science
* Business Documents
* General Medical and Healthcare
* General Legal
* General (personal letters, articles, etc)
* Certificates, diplomas, CVs
* Manuals of manufacturing equipment, consumer electronics

Sworn translations

Accepted file formats: .doc,.rtf,.pdf,.ppt,.xls,.csv,.mdb,.html,.xml

* Diploma in Translation, City Univ, London
* BS in Applied maths and Computers, State Marine Univ (former Shipbuilding Institute), St.Petersburg,Russia

Memberships and certifications
Dec 2016 Community Interpreter certification,
Jun 2010 Peason English test
May 2010 eSkill test, English
Dec 2009 DLPT test, Russian, 3/3
2011 − present Member of Translators Without Borders (TWB)
2009 − present Member of National Language Service Corps (NLSC)
2003 − present Platinum member of

2017 − present Russian Linguist/Software Tester, SDL Intl,
2016 − present Interpreter for Envision,, Early Intervention services
2003 − present Freelance translator/editor/proofreader, Boulder, CO, USA
2009 − present Russian and English tutor
2006 − phone interpreter for Commonwealth Adoption Int, Denver, CO, USA
2004 − contractor, software localization, SDL International, Boulder, CO, USA
2002 – 2003 Volunteer translator for Visiting Nurse Association, Denver, CO, USA

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This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 897
PRO-level pts: 870

Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian625
Russian to English245
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences57
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Engineering (general)54
Ships, Sailing, Maritime47
Petroleum Eng/Sci32
IT (Information Technology)32
Education / Pedagogy30
Law (general)28
Pts in 58 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects20
With client feedback0
0 positive (0 entries)

Job type
Website localization3
Software localization2
Language pairs
English to Russian19
Russian to English1
Specialty fields
Medical: Health Care4
Law (general)2
Tourism & Travel2
Computers: Software1
Education / Pedagogy1
Sports / Fitness / Recreation1
Other fields
Medical: Instruments2
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama1
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Profile last updated
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