Working languages:
English to Spanish

Juan Gil
Telecomm, IT, Education/Pedagogy, HSE

Ciudad Ojeda, Zulia, Venezuela
Local time: 11:32 -04 (GMT-4)

Native in: Spanish Native in Spanish
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An English into Spanish translator graduated as an Electrical Engineer (major in Telecommunications) and studies in Financial Management, Marketing and Sales, General Management, Teaching, and HSE (all of them at University level); my work started at supervisory roles as a Telecomm Engineer for Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A (PDVSA, Oil and Gas industry) back in 1992.

My father, an Ob-Gyn, worked for Creole Petroleum Co. (a Standard Oil / Exxon company in Venezuela), so I was enrolled in an american-style kindergarten (when 5 years old), practicing and learning english since. My mother (who studied for 3 years in San Antonio, TX) used to talk to me in english at home. I also lived in the US for 6 months after my high school graduation and started translating for my fellows during my undergraduate studies.

Avid reader; my main interests are technology in general, telecomm, politics, psychology, sociology, economics, news. Last, but not least, good command of both portuguese and italian.

In all my jobs (and, of course, during all my studies) I needed to deliver presentations and lectures; I worked as an University professor for 8 years, and as a Dean for another two, in which I went on live radio and TV interviews almost monthly. Currently I'm working as a HSE consultant, and I'm a certified OHSAS 18001 Auditor.

My approach to translating is based on context and interpretation; on meaning. No one can deliver a really good work using the exact same words in the source document, and you must know how to say things properly in your languaje; that's why I only work with english into spanish translations. And I can assure you will have a document with a superb spanish spelling, grammar, punctuation and sentence structure.

I would love to help you with your translation needs.

** UPDATE: after finishing an university-level course, I just received a certificate as a professional broadcaster and speaker granted by the government of my country - ideal for voiceover work **

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Total pts earned: 1375
PRO-level pts: 1359

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Electronics / Elect Eng139
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Keywords: english, spanish, telecommunications, telecomm, management, teaching, hse, health, security, environment, oil, gas, español, inglés, gerencia, docencia, educación, seguridad, higiene, ambiente, sha, siaho, telecomunicaciones, telecom

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Nov 17, 2020

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