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Patent Translator

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ATa Services is hiring a Patent Translator, for a leading IP company in SEA

Position: Patent Translator

Location:  Bangkok, Thailand

Job Type: Full Time (Mon – Fri 09.00-18.00)

Salary Range: THB 25,000 – 50,000 (not including bonuses)

Benefits: Other benefits negotiable

Key Responsibilities:

  • Translates a variety of documents including patent specifications, legal, research, technical, scientific, literary, educational, and commercial materials.
  • Reads through the material in one language (English), ascertains understanding of the meaning and context of that material, and converts it into a second language (Thai), making sure to preserve the original meaning.
  • Proofread translated texts for grammar, spelling, and punctuation accuracy. Edit content with an eye toward maintaining its original format (e.g. font and structure). Provide accurate translations of texts.
  • Attend meetings to translate discussions.
  • Continually take language fluency assessments to certify fluency.
  • Liaise with colleagues to ensure that translations are true to the original meaning.
  • Consults with subject matter experts and other colleagues to understand specialized concepts and translate them appropriately.
  • Follows up with clients to ensure satisfaction and understanding.
  • Ensure translated content conveys original meaning and tone
  • Cross-reference specialized dictionaries and translation tools to check the quality of translation
  • Provides clients with quotes based on project length and level of complexity
  • Is able to refer to online translation tools for additional assistance with translation, and implement them in the company (if necessary).
  • Uses highly specialized translation software to encourage efficiency and consistency

Key Requirements:

  • BSc in Translation, Interpreting or similar field
  • Additional certification in Linguistics is a plus
  • Proven work experience as a Patent Translator, Interpreter, or similar role
  • Fluent in the English and Thai language
  • Excellent proofreading skills with the ability to identify grammar, spelling, and punctuation errors
  • Good knowledge of content editing tools
  • Familiarity with translation software
  • Time-management skills

Thank you for your interest in applying for the position and please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further correspondence. Candidates are not required to pay any fee to use our services.


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