Working languages:
Spanish (monolingual)
English to Spanish

Gisela Herrera
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San Nicolas, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Local time: 02:46 ART (GMT-3)

Native in: Spanish Native in Spanish
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Engineering (general)Management
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringMetallurgy / Casting
Electronics / Elect EngEngineering: Industrial

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 376, Questions answered: 227, Questions asked: 67
Payment methods accepted Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Instituto de Educación Superior Nº 28 "Olga Cossettini" - Translator's Training College
Experience Years of experience: 9. Registered at Oct 2002. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Spanish (IES Nº 28 "Olga Cossettini", Rosario - ARGENTINA)
Memberships IAPTI - International Association of Professional Translators an
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, ABBYY FineReader, Acrobat Distiller, Tag Editor, Windows XP, Other CAT tool, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Translation Workspace
CV/Resume CV will be submitted upon request
Conference participation Conference attended

Proud member of the IAPTI

I am an English > Spanish translator from Argentina. I am a native speaker of Spanish and have more than 8 years of experience translating documents mainly related to technical fields (engineering). Besides holding a degree in Technical, Scientific and Literary Translation, I have university studies in Economics, so I am familiar with terminology related to Accountancy, Economics and Administration.

• Low, Medium and High Voltage Inverters and Drives: installation, operation and parameter setting manuals. Project coordination, +300,000 words translated and edited for an international direct client
• Welding Procedures, Electrostatic Precipitators, Valves and Piping, Ladle Furnace, Continuous Casting Process
• ISO and ASME Standards on various technical fields
• User’s Manuals: Ultrasonic Instruments, Lathes, Oil detectors
• Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), Health and Safety Recommendations, Accident Reports, Safety considerations for cranes operation, Heat Stress Monitor.

• Balance Sheets
• Accounting System Description
• Bidding Documents
• Heritage Foundation Index of Economic Freedom

• Translation of several chapters of management books, for internal use of Human Resources Department
• E-learning courses (+50,000 words)

• Surveys
• Scripts for telephone sales

*Magazine and newspaper articles, informal correspondence, CVs.

Extensive knowledge of technical vocabulary and style.
Outstanding written skills in Spanish.
Proficient user of MS Office tools, Internet resources and CAT Tools: TRADOS 7, SDLX, Logoport
ADSL Internet connection.
Average Daily Output: Translation: 2000 words/day.
Edition: 6000 words/day
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 453
PRO-level pts: 376

Top languages (PRO)
English to Spanish368
Spanish to English8
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences23
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Mechanics / Mech Engineering31
Law (general)24
Electronics / Elect Eng20
Medical (general)20
Law: Contract(s)17
Engineering (general)16
Pts in 35 more flds >

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Keywords: english spanish, translations, engineering, health and safety, cranes, welding, accountancy, electronics, software, economics, management, TRADOS, Logoport, MSDS, technical specifications, ASTM, blast furnace, metallurgy, steel plant, inglés, español, traducciones, ingeniería, seguridad e higiene, contabilidad, economía, electrónica, mecánica, metalurgia, alto horno, acería, management

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Oct 2, 2009

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