Scientific & Engineering Translators

Recruiter
RWS Group
Location
Chalfont St Peter
Posted
13 Apr 2019
Closes
09 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Do you have a Scientific or Engineering degree alongside an excellent knowledge of a European language and English? RWS is looking for high-calibre graduate scientists and engineers to train as professional in-house translators working for our IP Services division at our head offices in Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire. Translation experience is not required as, with training, we will help you develop your skills and use your specialism to build a career in translation.

RWS is an award-winning world leader in translation and localization, intellectual property support solutions and life sciences language services. With a global client base, including major technology companies and household names, you will see exciting developments and innovations within the scientific and engineering fields.

We are looking for the following language and degree combinations:

German mother-tongue vacancies:

  • German mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English plus at least a degree level qualification in IT.
  • German mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English plus at least a degree level qualification in chemistry/biochemistry.

French mother-tongue vacancies:

  • French mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English plus at least a degree level qualification in any of the following: physics, electronics, telecommunications.
  • French mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English plus at least a degree level qualification in any of the following: mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, automotive engineering.

English mother-tongue vacancies:

  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of French plus at least a degree level qualification in any of the following: telecommunications, IT.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German plus at least a degree level qualification in physics, preferably with knowledge of optics.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German plus at least a degree level qualification in mechanical engineering, preferably with knowledge of materials science.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German plus at least a degree level qualification in chemical engineering.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German plus at least a degree level qualification in electrical engineering, preferably with knowledge of heavy switchgear.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German plus at least a degree level qualification in chemistry, preferably with knowledge of any of the following fields: textile chemistry, paper chemistry, construction chemistry, leather-making, thermoplastics, catalysis.

Danish mother-tongue vacancies:

  • Danish mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English plus at least a degree level qualification in chemistry or biochemistry.

Spanish mother-tongue vacancies:

  • Spanish mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English plus at least a degree level qualification in biochemistry or molecular biology.

As well as a stimulating career change, we offer a very generous performance-related salary package, a 4% contributory pension scheme, life assurance, private medical insurance, and relocation assistance. Based in our modern purpose-built headquarters in Chalfont St Peter, you will work in a highly professional environment, aided by first class support staff, state-of-the-art electronic facilities and an extensive library.

Please apply in full confidence enclosing your CV and details of current remuneration.

If you apply to us directly, you will receive a payment of £1000 upon successful completion of your probationary period.

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