Member since Aug '09

Working languages:
Japanese to English

Shelley Gehret Sechler
Polished localizations, 18 yrs residence

United States
Local time: 07:00 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: English (Variant: US) Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Transcription
Specializes in:
AccountingLaw: Contract(s)
Medical: Health CareComputers: Systems, Networks
Computers: SoftwareInternet, e-Commerce
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringIT (Information Technology)

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 20, Questions answered: 10, Questions asked: 5
Blue Board entries made by this user  14 entries

Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Check, PayPal, TransferWise
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
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Experience Years of experience: 19. Registered at Jul 2009. Became a member: Aug 2009.
Credentials Japanese to English (JLPT Level 1, 2003, verified)
Japanese to English (鹿児島県警察民間英語通訳人(JP-EN-JP)
Japanese to English (American Translators Association)
Japanese to English (ILR 4/4 Japanese)
Memberships N/A
Software memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Events and training
Professional practices Shelley Gehret Sechler endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity
Motivated, professional American freelance translator with 18 years living and working in Amami Oshima, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan from 1995 to 2013. Translating since 2002. Fluent Japanese, a thorough knowledge of Japanese culture, and my journalistic background aid me in providing well-written, truly localized work.


Projects have included:

-Website localization
-User manuals: peripheral devices, networks, software
-Introduction examples
-Case studies

- ウェブサイト ローカリゼーション 
- 周辺機器、ネットワーク、ソフトウェアなどのマニュアル
- システム導入例
- ケーススタディ

Instruments 工業機器
-Semiconductors: instruments, design tools, manufacturing equipment, devices
-Image processing equipment
-Industrial lathe user manual

- 半導体、半導体設計ツール、半導体製造装置、半導体デバイス
- 画像処理装置
- 工業用旋盤マニュアル

Medical Instruments 医療機器
-Instruction manuals
-Ion tester user manual, warranty

- 取扱説明書
- イオンテスターマニュアル、保証書

Marketing Materials マーケティング資料
-Corporate PR brochures
-Corporate social program reports

- 会社PR用パンフレット
- 会社用ソーシャルプログラムレポート
- 調査

Contracts 契約書類
-Nondisclosure agreements
-Agency contracts

- 守秘義務契約書
- 代理店契約書

Samples available upon request.

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: 20
(All PRO level)

Language (PRO)
Japanese to English20
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences4
Top specific fields (PRO)
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters8
Cosmetics, Beauty4
Food & Drink4
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.4

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects1
With client feedback0
0 positive (0 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
Japanese to English1
Specialty fields
Medical: Instruments1
Other fields
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Profile last updated
Mar 24

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