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Job Details

Translator

Employer

BGIS

Date Posted

July 16, 2021

Languages

B
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $50,000.00 to $75,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 37.5 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 15, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

BGIS

Languages

B

Education

Bachelor's degree

Language Pairs

  • French/English
  • English/French

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Work Setting

  • Government department and/or agency
  • Private company, corporation or industry

Terminology Specialization

Terminological research

Translation Specialization

  • Human resources
  • Finance
  • Business

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Criminal record check
  • Enhanced reliability security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Large caseload
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Translators and Translators-Revisers Specific Skills

  • Translate a variety of written material
  • Maintain the content, context and style of the original material
  • Revise and correct translated material
  • Perform quality control and proofreading

Terminologists Specific Skills

  • Identify the terminology used in a field of activity
  • Conduct terminological research on a given subject or in response to inquiries
  • Manage, update and circulate linguistic information

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Teleworking Information

Work from home


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Translator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Translators
METHODICAL

Interest in transcribing text in formats such as memoranda, reports and letters using knowledge of grammar and terms employed in business, professional, technical and trade organizations

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to produce translated documents that help readers understand the contents of original material; and in localizing software and accompanying technical documents to adapt them to another language and culture

directive

Interest in consulting with clients to determine the most appropriate adaptation of content from one language to another; may train and supervise other translators

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Interpreters
METHODICAL

Interest in listening to speakers or reading from texts in order to interpret statements made during speeches, meetings, conferences, debates and conversation, or in court or before administrative tribunals

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information when listening to and watching the source language, in processing the content, meaning, context and affect, and in reproducing messages simultaneously, or consecutively

social

Interest in speaking to facilitate communication between individuals with differing languages

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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