Gaeilge Editor/Translator


About the job

TRANSLIT is a language service provider based in Ireland. Since 2009, we have helped public and private sector customers to communicate their message in many languages offering interpreting, translation and localisation on demand acting as a Complete Language Solutions partner. TRANSLIT’s mission is to help the world understand each other and make language services accessible to everyone.

We are looking for a talented Gaeilge Linguist to join our team in a multifaceted role that

combines translation and editing tasks based on our current workload. This position is ideal for someone who is passionate about linguistic precision and can deliver high-quality content in both English and Gaelic. Depending on the linguist’s qualifications, the salary will be determined.

Job Title: Gaeilge Linguist (EN<>GA)

Job Type: Full-time

Location: Limerick/Cork Office or Remote

Key Responsibilities:

● Translate documents, texts, and content from English to Gaeilge and vice versa.

● Starting daily translation capacity of 2,000-2,500 words.

● Execute Linguistic Quality Assessments

● Edit and proofread translated content to ensure accuracy, consistency, and adherence to style guides.

● Collaborate with the team to maintain linguistic and terminological consistency in translations.

● Conduct research when necessary to ensure the correct usage of language and terminology.

Skills and Qualifications:

● Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics.

● 3+ years of professional experience in translation and editing.

● Proficiency in both English and Gaeilge.

● Strong knowledge of Gaeilge language rules, structure, and grammar.

● Familiarity with translation tools and software.

● Excellent attention to detail and a commitment to delivering error-free translations.

● Ability to meet tight deadlines and work efficiently.

● Excellent communication and teamwork skills.

● Knowledge of industry-specific terminology and jargon (an asset).

How to Apply:

If you are a qualified linguist with a passion for both translation and editing, and you meet

the above requirements, please submit your resume and a cover letter. Please indicate your preferred work arrangement (in-house or remote) in your cover letter.

Successful candidates from the initial interview will be required to take a linguistic test to

evaluate language proficiency and communication skills. This test will assess the applicant’s language abilities relevant to the position’s requirements.

TRANSLIT is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.

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