Gas and steam turbines, mechanical and electrical engineering, automotive, computer hardware and software, telecommunications, marketing, economics.
01/00 - Present: Freelance English-Spanish Translator
Work mainly for translation firms like InterPro, Inc. and Detroit Translation Bureau, translating on automotive, marketing and Internet technologies (e-commerce, computer hardware, etc.)
10/98 - 12/99: Freelance Translator for InterPro, Inc. - Rosemont, Illinois, USA
Had an exclusiveness contract with the firm. Translated and proofread manuals, booklets, publications and specs for clients like IBM (mainly), Eaton, Honeywell, Wood-Mizer (sawmill), Qualcomm and Tektronixs (telecommunications). Approx. 30,000 words per month.
01/98 - 09/98: Freelance Translator Work
Did translation and proofreading for private clients and international translation companies like Berlitz GlobalNET, InterPro, Inc. and Delta Translation International (later acquired by LFI and now closed).
Main jobs done as a freelancer include:
*Rockwell Software RSLinx Manual. Translated 17,000 words.
*Descartes DeliveryNets. Translated 8,000 words.
*General Motors specification sheets. Translated 35,000 words.
*GE Manuals: GEH 6011 and GR 0409. Group leader: coordinated 3 translators. Edited 150,000 words.
*IBM Brochures. Translated 50,000 and edited 30,000 words.