Technical Translator and Writer (French)

Laval

Offre publiée le 2023-01-09

Safe Engineering Services & technologies Ltd.

Job description

Technical Translator and Writer (French)

Job Description

SES & technologies ltd. (SES) seeks the services of a Technical Translator and Writer (from English to French) for full-time employment.

A Technical Translator and Writer that can fluently translate from either language will have an added advantage during the hiring review process.

The Technical Translator and Writer must be fluent in French, and able to explain the scientific and technical ideas related to the products and services provided by SES and work with a team of researchers, engineers, and programmers by creating, editing, and publishing the following documents :

  • User guides, How-to Manuals and instruction manuals
  • Online help files
  • Technical brochures
  • Online documentation and pamphlets
  • Website marketing material and newsletters
  • Frequently asked questions (FAQs) and reference manuals

Additionally, the Technical Translator and Writer must contribute to the layout and design of the above documents.

Requirements

  • Electrical knowledge and background or equivalent
  • Excellent French writing skills
  • Very good knowledge of English due to documentation and communications with customers who are about 95% outside Quebec
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good knowledge of MS Office suite

Additional Skills of Interest

The following skills would be an asset :

  • Knowledge of other languages besides French and English
  • Knowledge of authoring and translation tools such as Madcap Flare, Lingo or memoQ
  • One or more years of experience in technical writing and translation role
  • 1 hour ago