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olguita

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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing), Training
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Experience Registered at ProZ.com: Sep 2000.
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About me
OLGA DOLDAN WHITE
3900 Crosby Drive
Apt 1911
Lexington, KY 40515

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OBJECTIVE:

To provide translation and interpretation services in the fields of engineering, computer training and programming.

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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:

-Ph. D. Chemical Engineering, postdoctoral studies at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Carnegie-Mellon University.
-Experience in Algorithmic and Expert Systems programming in Lisp, FORTRAN, and Visual C++.
-Expertise in modeling, design, and equipment specifications for industrial plants. (Chemical, Nuclear related, power generation, food industry).
-Fluency in English, Spanish and Italian. Intermediate French and Portuguese. Elementary German.
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TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETATION EXPERIENCE

-I have a Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering with extensive computer background. I have worked in both areas in Argentina, and in the United States.

-I trained and provided network support for 2,500 ALCOA employees in Italian in Italy, and in Spanish in Spain and Mexico.

-I interpreted simultaneously in Italy, Spain and Mexico for ALCOA IT intranet support personnel from the United States.

-I interpreted for medical doctors and patients in different circumstances, for liver transplant, cancer treatment and back surgeries, among other medical related problems.

-I provided simultaneous interpretation to Italian and Spanish-speaking opera singers for Pittsburgh Opera in the United States.

-I provided simultaneous interpretation in business meetings in Mexico and Argentina.

-I translated from Spanish and Italian to English and English to Spanish documents in different areas:
-medical, i.e. clinical histories and general diagnosis
-legal, for inmigration purposes
-business proposals
-technical, i. e., bidding proposals in the areas of bridges and highway construction, electrical engineering, manufacturing, and aluminum windows and doors specifications, as well as chemical equipment specifications

-I wrote technical manuals, i. e. computer systems user manuals and chemical plant operating manuals in Spanish and English.

-I provided desktop publishing and web page design in Spanish and English.

-I wrote and published scientific papers in mathematical optimization, heat and power optimization, organic chemistry and mechanisms of chemical reactions in English and Spanish.

- I taught English at High school level in Argentina.

-I tutored students in Spanish in the United States.


TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE:

1999-Present
Lexington, KY
Deployment Code Librarian

-LEXMARK INTERNATIONAL-AEROTEK: Operating Systems: Windows, Linux and Macintosh. Software Configuration Management Tools: CVS, PVCS, Perforce.

1997-1999
Pittsburgh, PA
Independent Consultant

-RZV MEDICAL: Director of Marketing. Developing a market for a recently patented and FDA approved surgical disposable product.

-ENERGY ANALYSIS, INC.: Research Chemical Processes and Patents. Collaborated on business proposals.

-MICHAEL BAKER CORPORATION: Brought together the CFO and the Government of the Argentine Province of Santa Fe, as well as local entrepreneurs searching for international opportunities in joint ventures. Facilitated new contracts in Mexico and Venezuela.

-Provided technical translations and advice on Web Page Design for NAS Advertising, FABRICO and PAMAR
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1997-1998
ALCOA, PSG- SARCOM
On location
On-Site Intranet support

-Trained Alcoa employees in the United States, Mexico, Spain and Italy on the networking capabilities of Windows NT. Taught courses in English, Spanish, and Italian to over 1500 employees in 11 Alcoa sites.

-Provided networking support for Alcoa's Intranet, specifically for the North America and Europe server domains.

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1991- 1994
INTERNATIONAL TRADEWAYS
Pittsburgh, PA
Owner and President

-Owner and Manager of El Ultimo Caf


Profile last updated
Nov 29, 2013






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