Localization Academy

Freelance Automotive Translator En > Fr-FR

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We are a small Canadian LSP specializing in IT, software and automotive localization with hundreds of million words localized over the years.

We also provide localization for MarCom, medical devices, household appliances, translation for associated help files, maintenance instructions and operation manuals, and translation for official and regulatory websites, platforms and online contents, ressources and communications.

We offer scalable turn-key services with fast turn-around to Canadian and global companies, to local and federal governments, and to larger LSPs.

Strategically located in London (Ontario) on the Detroit-Toronto automotive corridor and close to Waterloo, the Canadian tech hub, we are proud to count among our customers over 12 companies from the 20 international top ranking big LSPs, as well as many global corporations & manufacturers.

We are currently hiring an En > Fr-FR automotive translator/localization specialist to join our team on a high-profile account.

Responsibilities

• Refer to client’s reference documents and ressources, and consult with subject matter experts and other colleagues to understand specialized concepts and translate them appropriately

• Refer to specified translation tools for consistency and quality assurance, as needed

• Follow up with client to ensure satisfaction and understanding

• Learn technical vocabulary necessary to translate various automotive content

Qualifications

Candidates must hold a university degree in translation and have at least 5 years experience in automotive translation and localization.

Membership of a translation certification body is a plus.