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06 de July 2018

VOLUNTEERS FOR THE LANGUAGE SUPPORT TEAM (LST)

VOLUNTEERS FOR THE LANGUAGE SUPPORT TEAM (LST)

HELPING WITH TRANSLATIONS ONLINE DURING THE WORLD ASSEMBLY

As we get ready for our next World Assembly in Buenos Aires, Argentina, we’re looking for volunteers to join our team of translators, the Language Support Team. Our team will work online (from your own home), translating all documents needed during the Assembly.

Volunteers should have:

  • Strong language skills in second language and native language
  • Reliable Internet connection/Wifi
  • Availability to work on short translations during the Assembly with tight turn-around time (same day or next day delivery)
  • Be connected and actively checking and answering emails from the LST coordinator with translation requests
  • Lots of flexibility, sense of humor, and a high capacity for teamwork

Specifically, we are looking for:

French native speakers:

  • Spanish into French
  • English into French

English native speakers:

  • Spanish into English
  • French into English

Our LST will provide:

  • Materials to be translated and delivery date
  • Reference materials to work on translation
  • Support and networking with other volunteer translators
  • Editing and proofreading of translations completed

If interested, please contact Maria Galli at mgalli@uas.edu.uy for more information.