Member since Dec '11

Working languages:
Spanish to English
German to English
Italian to English
English (monolingual)

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Barbara L Pavlik
Geology, Environment & Energy

United Kingdom
Local time: 19:35 BST (GMT+1)

Native in: English Native in English
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Spanish/German/Italian to English translator specializing in Environmental & Earth Sciences
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Environment & EcologyGeology
Energy / Power GenerationMining & Minerals / Gems
Petroleum Eng/SciMeteorology
GeographyScience (general)
Metallurgy / CastingSafety

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Words translated: 33,280
Project History 96 projects entered    47 positive feedback from outsourcers    1 positive feedback from colleagues

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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Glossaries labor, Oil & Gas
Translation education Other - Certificate of Completion, DipTrans Course, Modules I, II & III, Spanish to English, City University, London
Experience Years of translation experience: 12. Registered at ProZ.com: Nov 2011. Became a member: Dec 2011.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s)
Credentials Spanish to English (City University London, verified)
English (International TEFL Cetificate, verified)
Spanish to English (Chartered Institute of Linguists, verified)
Spanish (University of Wisconsin, verified)
Memberships CIOL
Software Adobe Acrobat, Fluency, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Open Office, Powerpoint
Website http://www.environmentaltranslations.com
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Barbara L Pavlik endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
Bio
BARBARA L. PAVLIK, M.S. Specializing in Technical Translations in the areas of Environmental & Earth Sciences, Mining, and Oil & Gas.

WHY WORK WITH ME?

I offer my clients a solid educational and experiential background in all my areas of specialization. I am a native speaker of American (US) English who lives in England, and I am able to translate your document into either British or American English. The particulars of my experience are outlined below and detailed in my CV which is available on request. Please feel free to contact me for jobs, collaborations and quotations.

UNIVERSITY EDUCATION:
  • M.S. in Marine Environmental Sciences State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY (USA)
  • B.S. in Geological and Geophysical Sciences University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (USA).
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES:
My professional experience in the environmental field encompasses both the consulting and regulatory perspectives. I have worked extensively with hydrocarbon contamination in groundwater supplies at gas stations and bulk oil facilities and with soil and groundwater contamination from copper and coal mining. This experience puts me in good stead as an environmental translator specializing in geologic translations, oil and gas translations, mining translations, and translations dealing with environmental sciences and environmental technology.

PRIOR LINGUISTIC EXPERIENCE:
  • Native speaker of American English
  • TEFL Certified
  • 10 years experience teaching Spanish
  • 2+ years experience teaching German
  • 3 years experience teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language
  • 2 years experience as a Spanish<>English Interpreter at medical facilities, employee annual reviews and financial planning meetings
  • 8 years experience in customizing Spanish language courses for industry
  • Lived in Mexico for 3.5 years
  • 5+ years providing post-translation proofreading and editing services for German to English translations for the Institute for Global Peace Work in Reliquias, Portugal
TESTIMONIAL "Barbara Pavlik has been working as a proofreader and
editor for official letters, articles, newsletters and texts for
our websites since 2009. She has always worked with
great accuracy and punctuality as well as a high level of
professionalism. She has a good empathy for texts and
can transform even the worst sentences into proper and
beautiful English. We wish her all the best for the future
and hope that she will go on working for us."
Leila Dregger
Press Officer
Institute for Global Peace Work
Tamera Healing Biotope
Monte do Cerro, Reliquias, Portugal


Please visit my web site at environmentaltranslations.com If I can offer further information or if you would like a quotation on a translation job, please feel free to contact me.
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: 174
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Top languages (PRO)
English to Spanish76
Spanish to English72
Italian to English20
English4
German to English2
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering106
Science44
Other8
Bus/Financial8
Art/Literary4
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Geology58
Mining & Minerals / Gems32
Electronics / Elect Eng28
Petroleum Eng/Sci19
Energy / Power Generation13
Business/Commerce (general)8
Environment & Ecology4
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects96
With client feedback47
Corroborated48
100% positive (47 entries)
positive47
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation82
Editing/proofreading14
Language pairs
German to English54
Spanish to English31
Italian to English9
English3
1
Specialty fields
Environment & Ecology34
Business/Commerce (general)12
Automotive / Cars & Trucks11
Geology11
Geography9
Medical: Pharmaceuticals9
Science (general)9
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.9
Mining & Minerals / Gems8
Construction / Civil Engineering7
Education / Pedagogy7
Meteorology7
Engineering: Industrial7
Tourism & Travel6
Marketing / Market Research6
Petroleum Eng/Sci6
Energy / Power Generation6
Government / Politics6
Engineering (general)5
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng5
Psychology4
Ships, Sailing, Maritime3
Manufacturing3
Management3
Transport / Transportation / Shipping3
Food & Drink3
Human Resources2
Botany2
Architecture2
Cooking / Culinary2
Electronics / Elect Eng2
Linguistics2
Fisheries2
Anthropology2
Metallurgy / Casting2
Nutrition2
Medical: Health Care2
International Org/Dev/Coop1
Medical: Dentistry1
Advertising / Public Relations1
Medical (general)1
History1
Poetry & Literature1
Esoteric practices1
Zoology1
Agriculture1
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)1
Other fields
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting1
Real Estate1
Computers: Software1
Sports / Fitness / Recreation1
Patents1
Law (general)1
Insurance1
Economics1
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