Tune in, turn it up, join us! We hire translators on a continuing basis. All positions are as freelance translators. No full time positions are available.

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Job Requirements

  • 2-3 years of translation experience
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills, including high-level fluency in both English and target language to transmit information in a clear, accurate and effective manner
  • A university degree or higher. Additional experience in specialized fields is an advantage
  • Proficiency using Internet software (Web browsers and email)
  • Ability to translate 250 words p. hour, 2,000 words p. day, 10,000 words p. week.
  • Proficiency with Translation Memory software – such as Wordfast, MemoQ, SDL Trados, XTM, Across, Xbench, Déjà Vu – is an advantage

All applicants are subject to an interview process. Applicants will be asked to complete sample translations and a language test unless proof of language proficiency, language testing, or a nationally/internationally recognized certificate is provided.

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TONE is also looking for skilled reviewers and proofreaders. Qualifications are the same as a translator. All reviewers and proofreaders should have an understanding of their role in the translation process. To join our team as a proofreader or editor please use the Apply Today online form.

Creating opportunity in a world on the move.

Are you a current or former immigrant or refugee? We value the experience you have from your place of origin. If you are interested in working with us as a translator, but do not think you meet our qualifications or have the right professional skills, please contact us. TONE represents a chance to begin again, have choice, freedom of expression and a voice.