Point Virgule Translation and editing

 

Dominique Robidoux, Certified Translator

                                                                  

Home : 450 359-4730                                     Cell. 450 578-3809

dominique@pointvirgule.ca

 

øBilingual ø

 

Career Goals

 

I am a professional translator and proofreader. As a freelance, I would like to translate documents in technical fields and proofread documents in French.

 

Summary of Job Qualifications

 

ø  Translate technical documents, Web pages, user’s manuals, letters, government documents, advertisement for magazines, etc.

ø  Proofread documents for different companies and people

ø  Translate official documents

ø  Subtitling

 

 

Work Experience

 

OTTIAQ Certified Translator and Editor

 

Security clearances from Government of Canada: Protected B, Reliability

 

English as a Second Language Teacher                                                          2004 to this day

Private lessons

 

Self-employed worker                                                                                        2001 to this day

Point Virgule enr., Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

www.pointvirgule.ca

 

A few clients:

RONA

Arcelor Mittal

Heritage Canada

Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

Old Castle Solutions

Language Intelligence

Parks Canada

Hydro-Quebec

Domtar

Golder Associates

RDS

COGIR

Compass Group

Imvescor

Cystic Fibrosis Canada

 

 

Writer                                                                                                                     2001 to 2006

Ici Maintenant newspaper, Bromont

 

Writer, proofreader, translator                                                                            1997 to 2001

Comptapac Ltd., Granby

Cognicase, Montreal

CGI, Montreal http://www.cgi.com/web/en/home.htm

Nexxlink, Montreal

 

Translator                                                                                                                     1997

Pro Concept Info enr., Bromont

 

Proofreader                                                                                                                 1997

Companies, agencies

 

Translator                                                                                                                     1996

Institut Socrate, Granby

 

Studies and Diplomas

 

Bachelor’s Degree                                                                                             1993 to 1996

ø  Major in French writing

ø  Minor in communications

Sherbrooke University, Sherbrooke (Quebec) CANADA

 

Oral communication course                                                                                          1996

Studio Jean Malo, Sherbrooke

 

 

Training

 

Writer, proofreader                                                                                                       1996

Textuel, Waterloo

 

 

Computer Tools

 

v  Microsoft Office 2016

v  MemoQ

v  Dragon Naturally

v  Adobe Acrobat DC

v  Termium

v  Antidote

v  Wordfast

v  SDL Trados Studio

 

 

 

Other Qualifications

 

I started my own business in 2001 www.pointvirgule.ca and have worked in the translation industry for 20 years.

 

Photography courses

Spanish Level I and II

Training on Excel 2007

 

Professional Qualities

 

I am a responsible, disciplined and honest person. At work, I am very conscientious and can work quickly and efficiently. My work experience has made me learn how to be meticulous and to enjoy work that is well done.

 

Activities and Hobbies

 

I am a triathlete (www.trifortdechambly.com) and I do Pilates as well as cross-country skiing. I participated in many running events (5, 10, 21 k), 7 triathlons and 2 Half-Ironman distances.

 

References will be provided upon request.

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