Working languages:
Polish to English

Luke Evans

Krakow, Malopolskie, Poland
Local time: 09:06 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: English 
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
PsychologyMedical (general)
Poetry & LiteratureEducation / Pedagogy
Cinema, Film, TV, DramaArt, Arts & Crafts, Painting
Tourism & TravelSocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 940, Questions answered: 350, Questions asked: 5
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Master's degree - University of Portsmouth
Experience Years of experience: 10. Registered at Mar 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Polish (State Certificate of Proficiency, verified)
English (Cambridge University (TESOL Certificate), verified)
Memberships ITIA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Luke Evans endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
As a native English speaker with fluent Polish, I provide authentic and faithful Polish to English translations as well as proofreading and editing. A dual Canadian-Irish citizen, born and raised in Canada with ten years' experience teaching British English in Ireland, I am equally comfortable working with American and UK English. My services are ideally suited to clients who are seeking natural and idiomatic Polish to English translations.

I hold a state-issued certificate of proficiency in Polish (C2 in CERF) and I am a fully certified user of SDL Trados 2011. My translation experience extends back to late 2010; it has included texts in the areas of medicine, law, history, film, music, and poetry, across a wide range of styles and registers. I am always eager to broaden my experience.

Selected Translation Experience

Spinal MRI reports
Medical diagnosis reports
DNA test results, medical records
Academic papers (sociology, history, medicine)
HR surveys -- industrial laundry employee responses
Interview transcripts -- European migration research project
Official documents (certificates, diplomas, etc.)
Historical and cultural texts for the "Virtual Shtetl" project of The Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Warsaw
Web page content for NGOs
Localization of mobile device application

Related Experience

Many years teaching English as a foreign language:

Offering customized course content to help clients achieve their language goals in a wide range of communicative environments, including hospitality, manufacturing, health care, administration, and third-level education

Preparation for English certification exams (FCE, CAE, CPE, IELTS)

Education and Qualifications

MA Translation Studies

State Certificate of Proficiency in Polish as a Foreign Language (C2 in CEFR)
Achieved highest grade: 'Excellent' (A+)

Advanced Certificate (Level 3) in Trados Studio 2011 for Translators, Certificate in Trados MultiTerm for Translators
Certification Page

CELTA Certificate in teaching English to speakers of other languages
Achieved highest grade: 'Pass A'

Diploma in Science (with Distinction)
Pre-medical course profile: biology, genetics, organic and inorganic chemistry, mathematics

Diploma in Music
Aside from intensive classical music training, included study of English Literature, Philosophy, History

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Total pts earned: 940
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Polish to English937
English to Polish3
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Medical (general)124
Construction / Civil Engineering56
Law (general)52
Livestock / Animal Husbandry28
Finance (general)28
Mechanics / Mech Engineering28
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Keywords: Luke, Evans, translator, tłumacz, translation, tłumaczenie, translate, przetłumaczyć, native, speaker, TRADOS, English, angielski, Polish, polski

Profile last updated
Jan 10, 2018

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