Point Virgule Translation and editing


Dominique Robidoux, Certified Translator


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



°Bilingual °


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


°  Translate technical documents, Web pages, userĺs manuals, letters, government documents, advertisement for magazines, etc.

°  Proofread documents for different companies and people

°  Translate official documents

°  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



A few clients:


Arcelor Mittal

Heritage Canada

Indian and Northern Affairs Canada

Old Castle Solutions

Language Intelligence

Parks Canada



Golder Associates



Compass Group


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


Bachelorĺs Degree                                                                                             1993 to 1996

°  Major in French writing

°  Minor in communications

Sherbrooke University, Sherbrooke (Quebec) CANADA


Oral communication course                                                                                          1996

Studio Jean Malo, Sherbrooke





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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