Middlebury

 

Translation and Interpretation

 

Translation, Interpretation & Localization Mgmt Programs


Career-Related Websites

 

GENERAL

www.foreignword.com

A good resource for translators, site contains links to on-line dictionaries, machine translation, translator’s network and forum

http://jobs.lovetoknow.com/Careers_in_Language_Translation_Interpretation

There are many opportunities for careers in language translation interpretation.

www.kotoba.ne.jp

A site that provides resources such as dictionaries and directories useful for Japanese translators in the field of science, medical, legal, and patent literature.

www.lai.com/companion.html

The Translator’s Home Companion: a site with lots of information and links on the translation profession, including glossaries sorted by language and subject.

www.languagealliance.com/jobs/

Jobs Opportunities for experienced foreign language translators

www.languagerealm.com

A site offers guidelines to be a successful freelance translator and provides related resources and references. Originally created by Roger Chriss MATI/J 1993 before sold in 2008.

www.translatortips.com

A useful web site on the subject of the business of translation; practical advice for freelance translators on marketing, finding and securing clients

www.xlation.com

Resources for translation professionals, site contains a few job posting, glossaries and welcomes resume postings

 

JOB & INTERNSHIP SEARCHES

 

Translation & Interpretation

www.aquarius.net

Translation job listings, subscription bidding service

www.careerjet.com/

An employment search engine: jobs by company, industry, and location

www.groups.yahoo.com/group/jobs-translators

A free mailing list where jobs for translators are posted

www.groups.yahoo.com/group/tr_jobs

A free mailing list concerning translation interpretation jobs

www.groups.yahoo.com/group/translation-jobs

A free mailing list where some jobs for translators are posted

www.freetranslationclassifieds.com

Translation Classifieds is a global business and commercial networking portal for the buyers and sellers of translation and linguistics products

www.ithouse.net

Tsuyaku-Honyaku Kan (Interpreter & Translator House)

www.jobsinjapan.com

Listings for bilingual jobs in Japan

www.medhunters.com

Job lists for medical interpreters

www.multilingualvacancies.com

European online-network for bilingual jobs, connecting the progressive companies

www.mylanguageexchange.com/Jobs.asp

Job Search Center - language jobs, overseas jobs, bilingual jobs

www.proz.com

Translation job listings, subscription-binding service

www.sologig.com

Search for freelance, part-time jobs & contract work

www.traduguide.com

Freelance translator / interpreter job listings for all languages

www.translationdirectory.com/jobs.htm

Portal for freelance translators and translation agencies

www.translationzone.com

Contains a free marketing platform for freelance translators to demonstrate their skills, experience and expertise

www.translatorsbase.com

Translation jobs for freelance translators

www.translatortips.com

Translation jobs from 4 of the 5 top internet sources

 

Localization & Project Management

 

www.gala-global.org

The Globalization and Localization Association (GALA)

 

www.localizationworks.com

A job site dedicated to finding work in localization around the world

www.localizationcareers.net

A new career resource serving job seekers and employers in all parts of the localization, globalization, translation and internationalization industry. (by GALA)

 

 

Localization-Related Career Job Postings

 

www.linguistsuccess.com/knowledge_lists.htm

Provides links to obtain translation and localization information and job searching sites

www.localizationcareers.net/home/index.cfm?site_id=699

A new career resource serving job seekers and employers in all parts of the localization, globalization, translation and internationalization industry

www.tgpconsulting.com

Silicon Valley Localization Forum with job postings

www.uklug.co.uk/jobs_by_keyword/L/localization-jobs.html

A site provides a number of resources and job lists dedicated to localization

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

www.accurapid.com

The Translation Journal put out quarterly on the Accurapid web site

www.aiic.net/communicate

Communicate! (Bimonthly by the International Association of Conference Interpreters)

www.atanet.org/publications/chronicle.php

ATA Chronicle, issued bimonthly

www.multilingual.com

Multilingual, topics related to translation, internationalization, localization, and language technology, issued bimonthly

www.translatortips.net/tranfree.html

Tranfree (a free monthly newsletter for translators)

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

 

www.aitc.ch

The International Association of Conference Translators (AITC)

www.aiic.net

The International Association of Conference Interpreters (AIIC)

www.astti.ch

Swiss Association of Translators, Terminologists and Interpreters (ASTTI)

www.atanet.org

American Translators Association (ATA) main Web site

www.atanet.org/bin/view.pl/12789.html

Chapters and groups affiliated with the American Translators Association

www.aticom.de

German Association of Professional Translators and Interpreters (ATICOM)

www.bdue.de

Bundesverband der Dolmetscher und Übersetzer (BDÜ)

www.euatc.org

European Union of Association of Translation Companies (EUATC)

www.federal-linguists.org

The Society of Federal Linguists

www.fit-ift.org

The International Federation of Translators (FIT) worldwide directory of translators’ organizations

www.hawaiitranslators.com

Directories of the Hawaii Interpreters' and Translators' Association Referral Service

http://iti.4fx.co.uk

Institute of Translation and Interpreting

www.jata.org

Japan Association of Translators (JAT), site contains link to IJET

www.kstinc.or.kr

Korean Society of Translators (KST)

www.ncta.org

Northern California Translators Association (NCTA)

www.sft.fr

Société Française des Traducteurs (SFT)

www.tac-online.org.cn

Translation Association of China (TAC)

www.translators-guild.com

Guild of European Translators

www.translators-union.ru

Union of Translators of Russia (UTR)

www.ttig.org

The Translators and Interpreters Guild (TTIG)

http://www.tac-online.org.cn/

Translator Association of China

 

LEGAL/JUDICIAL

 

www.ccia.org/

California Court Interpreter’s Association (CCIA)

www.najit.org

National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators (NAJIT)

A site containing Proteus (a selection of articles from the quarterly newsletter of NAJIT) and mailing list as a service to the court interpreting community

www.ncsc.org/fcice/

National Center for State Courts’ web site on court interpretation

www.witsnet.org

Washington State Court Interpreters and Translators Society (WITS)

 

MEDICAL

 

www.chia.ws

California Healthcare Interpreting Association (CHIA)

http://medizin.li/medical-translation

A site worth visiting for translators specializing in medicine/ medical equipment

http://www.fxtrans.com

A site containing useful links such as Medical Device Forum

http://www.stanfordhospital.com/forpatients/patientservices/interpreterservices

Stanford Hospital & Clinics Medical Interpreting Service

By Jeff Wood, CACS

 

 

More TILM information can be found on the MIIS website:

http://www.miis.edu/careers/fields/translation

Includes interviews with students, faculty and alumni and general intro information about career paths for the four MA degrees we have in Translation, Translation & Localization management, Translation & Interpretation, and Conference Interpretation. There is also a sample employers list with direct links to their websites

 

Also, Jeff Woods is the MIIS expert on TILM careers and is willing to talk to Middlebury students and alumni interested in TILM careers. His contact information is below.

 

Jeffrey B. Wood

Career and Academic Advisor

Translation, Interpretation and Localization Management Programs
Center for Advising and Career Services
Monterey Institute of International Studies
An Affiliate of Middlebury College
460 Pierce Street
Monterey, CA93940
831-647-3531 - Desk Phone
831-647-4117 - Fax