ATA Certified Translator from English into Spanish
Chemistry technician with hands-on experience in oil & gas
Translation - DTP - Proofreading English into Spanish translation & DTP of manuals, specifications, reports, brochures, specialized magazines, contracts, websites, and all industry-related information you need.
Chemistry Technician and English into Spanish Technical Translator certified by the American Translators Association (ATA)
16 years of experience in technical and engineering fields.
I worked for 7 years at an Oil & Gas engineering company
as a technical salesperson, field engineer, researcher, translator and interpreter.
Activities included technical assistances and works in oilfields, trainings in USA, business meetings as interpreter and negotiator, etc.
Oil, Gas, Petrochemistry & Mining; Environment; Mechanical; Engineering/Technical; Corporate; IT.
Volumes translated (Eng > Spa):Oil, Gas, Petrochemistry & Mining
(engineering, exploration, production, drilling, well processes, unconventional, offshore, midstream, downstream, company reports, etc.): 2,000,000+ wordsEnvironment
(air, water, remediation, compliance, waste management, etc.): 250,000+ wordsMechanical
(machinery, pumps, valves, engines, compressors, generators, etc.): 1,900,000+ wordsEngineering/Technical
(manuals, HSE, helicopters, MSDS, AC drives, etc.): 900,000+ wordsCorporate
(websites, newsletters, magazines, human resources, employee manuals, etc.): 1,000,000+ wordsIT
(cloud solutions, management software, user guides, etc.): 360,000+ wordsMiscellaneous
(cookware, gastronomy, health, religion, etc.): 400,000+ wordsDTP (All versions, Mac/PC)
: QuarkXPress, InDesign, PageMaker, FrameMaker, Illustrator, Photoshop, Macromedia Flash, FreeHand, CorelDraw, PowerPoint): 500+ pages Examples of specific translation projects (Eng > Spa unless noted): Technical / Engineering:
* Project specs for petrochemical plant expansion - Proofreading (Spa) – 195,000 w.
* Project specs for petrochemical plant expansion – Translation – 150,000 words
* Off-Shore platform “Operating Manual Carina/Aries" for TOTAL – 45,000 words
* Technical specs (pumps, motors, standards) for PEMEX (Spa > Eng) – 12,000 w.
* Manual: Installation, operation and maintenance of vertical pumps – 24,000 words
* Technical Brochures for international Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals Companies -6,000 w.
* Steam turbines for power generation and mechanical drives – 2,850 words
* Engineering Solutions for Water and Wastewater Projects – 6,550 words
* Material Safety Data Sheets – printing inks (Eng > Spa) – 36,000 words
* Automatic Digital Refractometer Manual (Eng > Spa) - 18,200 words
* Technical note on spoolable pipeline (Eng > Spa) – 3,300 words
* Cool storage system catalog (Eng > Spa) – 6,000 words
* Vacuum & Blower handbook (Eng > Spa) – 6,800 words Translation & DTP
(All versions, Mac/PC
: QuarkXPress, InDesign, PageMaker, FrameMaker, Illustrator, Photoshop, Macromedia Flash, FreeHand, CorelDraw, PowerPoint):
* Power, electric & air hoists catalogs – CorelDraw / PC – 170 pages - 41,000 words
* Power, electric & air hoists catalogs – InDesign / PC – 80 pages
* Building management controllers – InDesign/PC- 16 pages – 5,200 words
* Corporate gifts catalogs – InDesign / Mac - 24 pages - 10,500 words
* World leading lodging company brochure – InDesign / PC - 9 pages – 1,250 words
* Residential services handbook - QuarkXPress / Mac – 10 pages – 2,700 words
* Several small brochures and catalogs
Legal / Finance:
* Confidentiality Agreements – 4,200 words
* Associate work agreement – 1,150 words
* Loan Document Summary – 600 words
* Supreme Decree – Republic of Bolivia (Spa > Eng) – 1,600 words
* Summary of Rights under the FCRA - 1,250 words
* Client Questionnaire on taxes – 3,400 words
* Proofreading - Portion of U.S. City Charter Amendment (Spa) – 4,300 words Medical (general / technical):
* Health & Safety Specifications (Eng > Spa) – 14,000 words
* Health benefits newsletters (Eng > Spa) – 4,500 words
* Oral anticoagulation treatment (Eng > Spa) – 6,500 words Human Resources:
* Employee Handbooks with company policies including legal, health & safety aspects - 36,300 words
* Human resources documentation totaling 20,000 words
Applicant temporary work history
Worker's compensation release form
Non Compliance Letter
* Health and Safety at Work (information and quizzes) (Eng > Spa) – 14,000 words
* Brochure for presentation of internal company awards (Eng > Spa) – 2,500 words Miscellaneous:
* FAQ of Fax Software (Eng > Spa) – 7,000 words
* Website translation (Eng > Spa) – 4,000 words
* Portion of website for the Governor of an important U.S. state – 3,500 words
* Culinary – Prepware, cookware, bakeware descriptions – 20,000 words
* And many more!
For more information, you can download our CV from this site.
References available upon request.