Opportunities

Opportunities

Tout est dit, et l’on vient trop tard.

— La Bruyère

Translation Jobs

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American Translators Association

Information on translation and interpretation professions. Job postings are reserved for members only. Student memberships are $50. This association offers accreditation to translators and also provides information on their annual conference. There is also a listing of regional/state affiliated chapters of this organization.

Foreignword.com

Post your resume free of charge into a database of over 2600 translators. Click on “Translator” to take part in on-line forums, subscribe to mailing lists or access articles on the translation profession.

Institute of Translation and Interpreting

This association in the UK has a great section of handouts under “getting stated” you can download. Titles include: Getting into Translation, Getting into Interpreting, Translation & Interpreting Courses, Presenting yourself to Work Providers and to Translation Companies in Particular, How to Make Money Working Freelance for Translation Companies, The Translator’s Office, Questions you Need to Ask Yourself when Undertaking a Translation.

Interpreters Index

Access certification information and other related links.

Language Automation

Access a very thorough list of translation related organizations, or click on “find a job” for links to subscribe to approximately 10 useful listservs where translation jobs are posted.