Member since Jan '07

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
German to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese
French to Portuguese
Portuguese (monolingual)

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September 2020

Sónia Tavares
Translating since 1999

Local time: 03:31 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Portuguese (Variants: European/Portugal, Mozambican, Angolan, Brazilian) Native in Portuguese
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What Sónia Tavares is working on
Oct 14 (posted via  Working on a cordless hammer drill user manual , German to Portuguese, for a regular client. ...more, + 1 other entry »
Total word count: 0

Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
Blue Board affiliation:
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Training, Transcription
Specializes in:
LinguisticsPoetry & Literature
Automotive / Cars & TrucksMechanics / Mech Engineering
Aerospace / Aviation / SpaceEngineering: Industrial
Construction / Civil EngineeringSafety
Petroleum Eng/SciAgriculture

Volunteer translations

Volunteer professional humanitarian translation services-

Translators without Borders

Words translated: 1,629
Preferred currency EUR
Project History 6 projects entered    2 positive feedback from outsourcers

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Glossaries My Glossary
Translation education Master's degree - University of Porto, Portugal
Experience Years of experience: 21. Registered at Feb 2004. Became a member: Jan 2007. Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials Portuguese (FLUP, verified)
English to Portuguese (Flup)
German to Portuguese (Flup)
Memberships Proz, TranslatorsCafe, TranslatorsCafe, APTRAD
TeamsTechnical Manuals Experts
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat 6.0, McAfee VirusScan, Microsoft Office XP, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Conference participation
Professional practices Sónia Tavares endorses's Professional Guidelines.

Technical Manuals, Mechanical Industry/Engineering, Cars, Trucks, Buses, Tractors, Heavy/Light Machinery, Horology, Wind Energy Industry, Soltar Energy Industry, Train Industry, Oil Industry, Metallurgy Industry, Iron and Steel, Agriculture Industry, 
Certificates of Conformity, ISO, TÜV, DIN, EURO, Legal Directives, Public Tenders

- since 1999 working as a full-time technical translator
- Certified Pro Translator (according to the EN 15038 standard)
- Degree in Foreign Languages (FLUP)
- Master Degree in Linguistics (FLUP)
- Compliance (deadlines, client's requests, quality)
- Team Work Available (Sandra Gasalho -

SDL Trados Studio 2015
English, German, Spanish, French >Portuguese (PT) CONTACT INFO: SKYPE: soniatradutora

Keywords: Technical Manuals, Mechanical Industry, Engineering, Automotive, Software and Hardware, Localization, Legal Contracts, Marketing, Banking, Alternative Medicine, Spanish, English, Portuguese, French, Bus, Car, Truck, Tractor, Native Portuguese Translator, Portugal, Certified, Sprinklers, Oil, Cellphone

Profile last updated
Oct 28

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