Translator (Offshore)
JOB TITLE: Translator (Offshore)
EMPLOYER: Oil Company DUTY STATION: Azerbaijan
PUBLISHED: 2019-08-15 LAST UPDATED: N/A DEADLINE: 2019-08-31


Work Location: Offshore Construction Vessel

Education: Higher education, Degree in Translation (English-Azerbaijani)
Work Experience: Min 2 years of experience in a similar role within Oil and Gas Industry
Knowledge of Languages: English (professional/advanced), Azerbaijani (professional/advanced), Russian (professional/advanced) – is an advantage.


• Provide oral technical interpretation for expatriate and local staff (both simultaneous and consecutive as required);
• Provide written or oral translation for Offshore Construction Manager and Vessel Management Team, enacting as a communication bridge with the local staff and expats;
• Ensure that the translated documents meet deadlines and are consistent with the linguistic rules and terminology of the target language and with the cultural and operational background of the final readers;
• Transfer the meaning in the source language into a target language in order to produce a text that is in accordance with the rules of the linguistic system of the target language and that meets the instructions received upon project assignment;
• Assess the suitability and accuracy of the translation in terms of content, terminology, style and linguistic register (with due regard for document type and purpose), comparing the source and target texts and making any necessary corrections;
• Manage the workflow of documents to be translated or that have already been translated for the assigned project based on the instructions received;
• Interface with specialists in order to obtain and validate terminology or resolve any semantic and conceptual doubts regarding the source text;
• Maintain contacts with all people involved in the translation process;
• Archive documentation and manage deliveries;
• Contribute to the updating of the Company terminological database by:
- interacting with specialists
- identifying technical documents, in conjunction with in-house contacts, from which to collect any suitable terms
- constructing a concept tree of technical terms and providing a graphic representation of the relations between them
- ensuring the accuracy of technical terms in the different languages
- uploading technical terms into the database;
• Executes clerical activities according to requirements;
• Archive paper and electronic documentation as required;
• Provide clerical support to Offshore Construction Manager and Vessel Management Team onboard construction vessel as required;
• Fully adhere, at all times and irrespective of the work place, to Company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality (HSEQ) policies, procedures and requirements;
• Perform other related duties as assigned by Superior within his/her technical capabilities.

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