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Working languages:
Japanese to English

David Petersen
Friendly, efficient, and always on time

Local time: 02:16 JST (GMT+9)

Native in: English Native in English

Account type Freelancer
Services Translation
Specializes in:
Computers: SoftwareElectronics / Elect Eng
Finance (general)IT (Information Technology)
International Org/Dev/CoopManufacturing

Japanese to English - Standard rate: 17.50 JPY per word / 5000 JPY per hour
Payment methods accepted PayPal, Wire transfer
Experience Years of translation experience: 10. Registered at May 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Japanese to English (Japan Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) Level 1)
Memberships SWET (Society of Writers, Editors and Tr, JAT
Software MS Office Personal, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV will be submitted upon request
About me
* Instruction manuals and product specifications (pumps, generators, integrated circuits, telecommunications equipment, MRI scanners)
* Publications (municipal ordinances, art gallery brochures, academic papers, information for tourist sites)
* NGO-related activities (reports by environmental groups, conference proceedings, reports by relief agencies)
* Corporate materials (financial reports, in-house memos and guidelines, training overviews and manuals)

* Level I on the Japanese Language Proficiency Test
* B.Sc. (Psychology, University of Calgary)
* Ph.D. (Theatre Studies, University of Malta)
* Member JAT (Japan Association of Translators)
* Member SWET (Society of Writers, Editors, and Translators)
* Member NZSA (New Zealand Society of Authors)

My background includes a full-time, in-house position at a translation agency in Japan.
Keywords: Japanese, English, finance, manufacturing, technical, instruction manuals

Profile last updated
Jul 17, 2014

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