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English to German
Spanish to German

Christian Müller
German Translator - Industrial Engineer

Brake, Niedersachsen
Local time: 06:41 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: German Native in German
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Name                                Christian Müller

German Passport                       C4CKH7YVN

Date and place of birth               May 5, 1957 / Elsfleth, Germany

Street                                       Butjadinger Strasse 26

Place of residence                      26919 Brake (Unterweser), Germany

Citizenship                                German

Tax number (Germany)              requested

Telefon (Cell phone)                  +49
173 9435447

E-Mail                                      chris@translates4you.com

WEB                                         www.translates4you.com


Profession                         Translator



EDUCATION

WEB                                         www.translates4you.com


(a)   University

Industrial Engineer with German diploma
(Diplom-Wirtschaftsingenieur)
Specialized for logistics and transport
technologies at Hochschule Bremerhaven, Germany. Thesis: Analytical Study of
the combustion times of different oxides
of class 5.1 conglomerated with cellulose. The thesis was part of a project of
BAM - Bundesanstalt für Materialprüfung to define standards for storage and
transport of dangerous goods class 5.1. Overall average grade: good.

 

(a)   Courses

·      
Programme-Management, lectured by Dr.-Ing. Joachim
Miebach, Madrid, November 1999.

·      
Production Logistics, lectured by VDI (German
Association of Engineers), Stuttgart, November 1993

·      
IBM-Training for Hannover Fair, Sindelfingen, February
1989

·      
Rhetoric-Workshops, Hohnsteiner Seminare, May to July
1989

·      
Presentation-Workshop, Harzburger Akademie, April 1988

 

(b)   Languages

·        
German        Mother-tongue

·        
English         excellent:
business fluent, preparation of tender documents,
contracts, and presentations.

·        
Spanish        excellent:
business fluent, preparation of tender documents, contracts and presentations.



II. Professional career

 

2005
- Today
            Freelance Translation
Service
„German Translators
.“

05/2005 - 07/2006      President, Bueno Bananas Buenoban
S.A., Machala, Ecuador, Growing and purchase of fresh bananas.

02/2003 - 07/2006      International Retailer (Ecuaban), Buenos Aires, Export and logistic operation of fresh
bananas from Ecuador and Philippines.

10/2001 & 11/2003     Visiting Professor, UNLP (National University La Plata, Argentina) -
School for International Marketing (Master degree), lecture of: “Stock and cost
administration of different sales channels.”, 10 / 2001 and 11 / 2003.

02/2001 - 01/2003      Operations Manager, IFCO
Americalatina S.A. and IFCO Argentina S.A., Buenos Aires, Global Pool
Management of RPC’s (Returnable Plastic Crates). Responsible for three
Washing-center and
seven distribution centers in Argentina and
Uruguay. Feasibility Study for introduction in Mexico.

03/1998 - 01/2001      Senior Project Manager, Miebach
Logistica S.A., Buenos Aires, Logistic-projects
for Royal Ahold - Disco Supermercados (Actual CencoSud –
Chile), Unilever, Refinerías de Maíz (Actual Kraft), Casino Group -
Supermercados Devoto (Uruguay), Royal Ahold - Hortifruti (Costa Rica).

10/1995 - 02/1998      Senior Project Manager, Treptau y
Asociados S.A., Buenos Aires, Logistic-projects
for Continental-FATE, Papelera Sarandí, Moño Azul, La
Anonima.

06/1995 - 09/1995      Senior Project Manager, Freelance
for BASF, Reorganization logistics in the
plant for color pigments in Köln-Mülheim.

09/1994 - 04/1995      Senior Project Manager, Freelance
for Integral,
Reorganization, and amplification of the Karstadt Distribution Center
Dortmund-Unna.

04/1990 - 04/1994      Senior
Project Manager
, TKS - Treptau, Kullen, Schlegel & Partner GmbH,
Berlin, Eningen, Düren.
Logistic-projects for Osram, Alcatel, Bosch-Siemens, Airbus Industries,
HHLA, Sika, Glasurit (Sao Paulo), Molinos Río de La Plata (Buenos Aires), Orbis
Mertig (Buenos Aires).

02/1988 - 03/1990      Sales-Engineer,
IKO Software Service GmbH, Stuttgart, WMS and SCM-Systems
for Deutsche Granini, Bertelsmann, Henkel - Schwarzkopf,
Festo.

05/1986 - 11/1987      Sales Manager, Amber Software
Deutschland, Düsseldorf, 4th Generation Natural Language Data Base for
PCs.

07/1984 - 04/1986      Regional Sales Manager, Rank Xerox
Group, Implementation of the
retail organization for PCs and Software.

09/1981 - 06/1984      Project-Engineer, Reinicke
International Consulting Group, Stuttgart, Logistic and technical projects
for Metro, Akerlund & Rausing (Actual Tetra Pac), GTZ
(Saudi Arabia), Karl Walter brick kiln (Iraq).

03/1980 - 02/1981      Tutor, Hochschule Bremerhaven,
engineering and strength of materials.

10/1976 - 09/1978      Soldier, German Air Force, 1. Missile-Defense-Battalion 24, Elsfleth/Weser,
Termination as technical Missile-Defense-Corporal.

08/1973 - 07/1974      Practitioner, Shipyard Gebr. Schürenstedt Kg, Bardenfleth/Weser. Practical works in
electrical tailor and ship construction office.

 

IIi.                            publications and
conferences

(a)   Publications
in trade journals (some)

Trade Journal Category Management, Argentine Supermarket Association: “The influence of
logistics on the quality of fresh fruits and vegetables,“ May 2001.

Trade Journal Supply
Chain Management
,
Argentine Supermarket Association: “Supply Chain Management, only a
Distributions Center?“, August 2000.

Trade Journal Énfasis Logística, “Best practices in logistics for
fruit and vegetables,“ July 2000.

Trade Journal Gestión Logística, “Smart Logistics - Important
tool for E-Commerce“, May 1998.

(b)   Lecturer
on conferences

2nd Logistic-Congress of Mercosur,
Montevideo, Supply Chain from the
supplier of a supermarket chain: Elimination of unnecessary process steps,
stock administration in the whole supply chain, sales units and quality, order
frequency, flexibility for changing customer requirements, a decrease in
unit costs; September 28, 2000.

1st National Congress of the
Supermarkets in Paraguay
, Asunción, “The Supply Chain - A
Vision,” November 11, 1999, to November 12, 1999.

9th Congress of ARLOG (Argentine Logistic Association), Buenos
Aires, Optimization of the Supply Chain for fresh fruits and vegetables of a
Supermarket chain with 75 points of sales in the Metropolis Buenos Aires;
September 30, 1999.

IV. INFORMATICS Skill

(a) CAT-Tools
- SDL Trados Suite 2007, SDL Passolo, SDLX

(b) Windows
(95, 98, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 10) - advanced user up to installation of
networks

(c) Standard-Programme:
MS-Office (95, 98, 2000, XP, 2007, 2013) Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook,
FrontPage - advanced user up to expert.

(d) Programming:
HTML and Wordpress

(e) Databases:
FoxPro, MS-Access, SQL-Server - Basic knowledge.

(f)  CAD:
Auto Cad - Basic knowledge

(g) Project
Management: MS-Project, Primavera, Project Planner - Expert

V.  Translation jobs

In
the last years (until 2015) I have translated a lot of documents, websites,
manuals, etc. In this
section, I give you
a summary including the customer’s name (Please treat this part confidential,
contacts only with prior approval by Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Christian Müller).

                                                                                                         Language
pair

(a) Software

·     
CAD-Software
tools, Software menus
                                            
EN - DE

·      WMS,
Software menus
                                                                  EN
- DE

·     
HR-Software,
Software menus
                                                       EN
- DE

·      HR-Software,
Manual
                                                                    EN
- DE

·      Medical
Software
                                                                         EN
- DE

·     
Internet
IP-User Manual
                                                                ES
- DE

·      Manuals                                                                                       EN
- DE

·      Internet
Dialogs
                                                                            ES
- DE

·      SAP
Training Guides EN – DE

·      Websites                                                                                     EN
– DE

(b) Technical

·      Car
safety systems
                                                                       EN
- DE

·      Stainless
Steel, Pumps engineering,

Flyers, Website, Valves
                                                                 EN
- DE

·      Measuring
instruments for laboratory
                                              EN-
DE

·      Compressor                                                                                 EN
- DE

·      Operations
Manual Wire Cut EDM System
                                       EN
- DE

·      User
Guide Measuring instruments for laboratory
                            EN
- DE

·      Packaging
lines, print machines
                                                      EN
- DE

·      Technical
manual
                                                                          EN
- DE

·      Technical
manuals Calculators,

Projectors, Software, NC-Programming Guide
                                 EN
- DE

·      Technical
manuals NC-Programming Guide
                                     EN
- DE

·      Tender
Electric installations
                                                           ES
- DE

·      Tender
Electric locomotive
                                                             ES
- DE

·      Ambient
declaration and questionnaire
                                            ES
- DE

·      Electric
tools
                                                                                 EN
- DE

·      Tender
Galvanic system
                                                                EN
- DE

·      Process
description Process system solar panel production
               EN - DE

·      Printing,
electronics
                                                                       EN
- DE

·      Truck
Test bench
                                                                          ES
- DE

·      Electronics                                                                                   EN
- DE

·      Safety
instructions for dangerous goods
                                         

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Top languages (PRO)
English to German54
Spanish to German31
German to Spanish4
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering55
Bus/Financial20
Law/Patents10
Other4
Top specific fields (PRO)
Transport / Transportation / Shipping16
Finance (general)8
Engineering: Industrial8
Law: Contract(s)7
Construction / Civil Engineering6
IT (Information Technology)5
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