Member since May '09

Working languages:
Spanish to English

E. Novesky

NY, United States
Local time: 20:42 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: English Native in English
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Translation Experience
Freelance Translation & Interpretation (1992-present)
Medical, Life Sciences Translations: Work includes regular translation for over 4 years of medical reports and documents for the U.S. Veteran’s Administration, frequent translation of medical reports, research study and pharmaceutical trial reports, agricultural research reports and other scientific studies on an ongoing basis, as well as annual reports for Doctors Without Borders (2010, 2011)
Business, Financial Translations: Regular translation of banking and loan documents for a major Central American bank, annual reports, financial statements, marketing documents and PowerPoint presentations for various businesses, purchase/sale and leasing contracts and other business documents, with end clients including 3M, Yahoo, Google, Nike, and many others.
Legal Translations: Frequent translations of labor contracts, court transcripts, real estate contracts, Union Collective Bargaining Agreements, civil case documents (divorces, child custody, etc.)
Social Sciences, Educational, Literature Translations: Major projects include an autobiography by a former Panamanian ambassador to the U.S., a series of academic articles related to Cuban history and culture, a Children’s Book and Short Stories by Miguel-Angel Mendo, include translation of proofreading and editing of a 200,000+ word book on Latin American economics, commentaries to Canon Law for the Vatican Council (100,000+ words).
Volunteer Spanish>English translator for, an international economic development organization focusing on economically distressed nations.
Senior Translator (Spanish>English) (Tokyo, Japan) (2010-2013)
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City of Middletown Office of Economic and Community Development (1994-2009)
Written translation of legal and public notices for publication in local newspapers; informational packages regarding Business Loans, Housing Rehabilitation Programs, and Home Buyer Assistance Programs, including all Program Applications; correspondence between business owners and government entities; application submissions from business owners to City; interpretation for Spanish speaking loan applicants and borrowers, interpretation at public informational meeting (televised on local television station) and public hearings for Spanish speaking City residents related to Federally funded program activities.

Legal Aid Society of Orange County, Inc. (1993)
Written translation of legal documents and correspondence between attorneys and clients.
Interpretation between attorneys and clients.

Peace Corps/Bolivia (1990-1992)
Written translation of quarterly work reports, technical laboratory manuals for new analytical equipment in Veterinary Laboratory; related documents and personal correspondence.

Additional Experience:
In addition to translation experience listed above, I have worked as a High School Spanish teacher and private tutor. I also lived and worked in rural Bolivia (Villamontes, Tarija), South America (1990-1992). While there, I worked on the establishment of a new Veterinary Laboratory to assist local farmers, implemented numerous community development programs, including community gardens and food cooperatives, and taught literacy. I conducted all work and daily activities in Spanish.
I am proficient in a number of computer programs, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Wordfast and Trados Studio 2014.

References available upon request.

Education: B.S. Cornell University 1990, Biology
U.S. Peace Corps Intensive Language Training, Spanish, La Paz, Bolivia, 9/1990-11/1990
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: 90
PRO-level pts: 82

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Spanish to English74
English to Spanish8
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Law (general)19
Business/Commerce (general)8
Government / Politics8
Medical (general)4
Construction / Civil Engineering4
Education / Pedagogy4
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects8
With client feedback2
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Spanish to English8
Specialty fields
Government / Politics2
Business/Commerce (general)2
Tourism & Travel1
Livestock / Animal Husbandry1
Law (general)1
Finance (general)1
Other fields
Sports / Fitness / Recreation2
Marketing / Market Research2
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama1
Advertising / Public Relations1
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