Translation internship at Lingo24, Inc.
Do you aspire to becoming a translator, but need to get practical experience first? Would you like the opportunity to work with professional linguists at one of the world’s fastest growing translation companies? You might have what it takes to become a translation intern with Lingo24, Inc.!
Lingo24, Inc. is excited to launch its translation internship program for students and graduates. We’re offering a three-month, unpaid, remote internship from March 2013. We’ll help interns develop the skills they need to succeed in translation industry. The program is intended to lead to long-term collaboration, paid work, and continuing support as former interns build their careers.
Become a translation intern with us!
If you’re accepted, you will be working alongside our most experienced translators, Linguist Managers and Project Managers, gaining extensive knowledge of the language services industry. You’ll be translating short texts, and getting advice on improving your skills. You’ll receive training on our cutting-edge CAT software, Translation Memory and glossary creation. And you’ll learn other marketable skills, including search engine optimization.
Our Project Managers and Language Combination Controllers will give you plenty of advice and answer all your questions through webinars and informal discussion sessions. You’ll also have the chance to learn about other aspects of the language industry, working with our Technical Division and Online Marketing team.
If you’d like to be a translation intern, you should be fluent in English, and a native speaker of English, Spanish, French, Italian, or German. You should be an undergraduate or graduate in languages, translation or a related field. Interns will be working from home, on a flexible schedule, with two to four hours’ commitment per day.
Other requirements are:
- a high level of computer literacy. You’ll need a computer with a reliable internet connection, plus a webcam and microphonefor video conferencing sessions
- excellent attention to detail, organizational skills and the ability to work independently
- very good verbal and written communication skills
- a strong interest in translation and desire to work in the industry
If you’re interested in Lingo24, Inc.’s translation internship program, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org