le resonsable de l'exploitation

English translation: operations' manager / foreman

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French term or phrase:responsable de l'exploitation
English translation:operations' manager / foreman
Entered by: Yolanda Broad

15:27 Jan 16, 2004
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: le resonsable de l'exploitation
Another job title at a chemical factory
Kpy
France
Local time: 09:43
Operations' Manager
Explanation:
"Responsable"

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Note added at 2004-01-16 15:30:36 (GMT)
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Could also be Foreman...depends on several factors
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Jane Lamb-Ruiz (X)
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5 +4Operations' Manager
Jane Lamb-Ruiz (X)
5le responsable de l'exploitation
Isabel Maria Basto


  

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Operations' Manager


Explanation:
"Responsable"

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Note added at 2004-01-16 15:30:36 (GMT)
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Could also be Foreman...depends on several factors

Jane Lamb-Ruiz (X)
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 8576
Grading comment
Very many thanks - just what I needed!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Oana Dorobantu: site manager
12 mins

agree  Lise Boismenu, B.Sc.: Parfaitement!
20 mins

agree  Charlie Bavington (X): Seek no further, this is the one!
1 hr

agree  esma: exactly
1 hr

neutral  Adam Thomson: I don't know if you'll get to see this comment since this is closed - but I strongly disagree with using the apostrophe. "Operations Manager" is perfectly fine. (Possessive apostrophe NOT used with abstracts or inamimates not involving humans)
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le responsable de l'exploitation


Explanation:
the responsable for a factory unit would be the director.
if the exploitation is land working related, he might be called the foreman, the overseer or the master workman.

Isabel Maria Basto
Local time: 08:43
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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