Member since Oct '11

Working languages:
English to Portuguese
Portuguese to English

Paulinho Fonseca
Apps, IT, Mining & Legal

Local time: 14:17 -03 (GMT-3)

Native in: Portuguese Native in Portuguese
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. View now.
Affiliations Employer: Fonseca Translations
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Transcription
Specializes in:
Mining & Minerals / GemsBusiness/Commerce (general)
GeologyIT (Information Technology)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 921, Questions answered: 547, Questions asked: 99
Blue Board entries made by this user  12 entries

Payment methods accepted Money order, PayPal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries Architecture, Art, literature, cinema, theatre, Botany, Bus. Administrative , Bus/Financial - Human Resources, Business Commerce, Business finance, Electrical Engineering, Engineering - mechanics, Engineering General

Translation education Other - Postgraduate Studies - En > Pt - UGF
Experience Years of experience: 20. Registered at Oct 2011. Became a member: Oct 2011.
Credentials English to Portuguese (UGF)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
Training sessions attended Attended 40 training sessions

Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Find trusted individuals to outsource work to
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Learn more about interpreting / improve my skills
  • Get help on technical issues / improve my technical skills
  • Learn more about additional services I can provide my clients
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity

Qualified Brazilian professional translator from the Central-West region of Brazil. With over 16 years of experience in translation he has the knowledge and experience to ensure exceptional service in the following specialisations.

Key qualifications:

• Postgraduate Diploma in Brazilian Portuguese – English Translations • Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)
• Degree in Tourism
• Hands-on Experience in mining and geology – over 16 years of technical translations

                                                Workflow - three main areas: Mining, Geology, IT/Apps

Translation - single translator
• 18,000 words per week
• 3,000 words per day.

Translation - team of 2 translators
• 36,000 words per week
• 6,000 words per day.

Proofreading - single proofreader
• 24,000 words per week.
• 4,000 words per day.

Proofreading - team of 2 proofreaders
• 48,000 words per week
• 8,000 words per day

QA – quality assurance

Proofreading - single proofreader
• 30,000 words per week
• 5,000 words per day

QA – quality assurance Proofreading - team of 2 proofreaders
• 60,000 words per week
• 10,000 words per day


This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 967
PRO-level pts: 921

Language (PRO)
English to Portuguese798
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Engineering (general)28
Human Resources20
Computers (general)20
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters12
Ships, Sailing, Maritime12
Pts in 57 more flds >

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