Translator Jobs

Do you have a passion for language and are seeking your next job as a translator?

You’ve come to the right place – we’re always on the lookout for skilled translators to join our global translation team. Fill out the form at the bottom of this page and we will add you to our roster of translation specialists.

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MLC Translation Services

As a technical translation agency, we want to make it easy for companies to thrive across borders by providing certified translation services, as well as transcriptions and voice over services. Serving a range of industries worldwide, we specialise in the fields of medical translations, biotech translations, and life sciences translation.

Translation Projects

With a network of over 1000 translators worldwide, working in more than 200 languages and dialects, we work with individual freelance translators as well as other translation agencies. All our linguists are educated to degree level, experts within the field they’re translating in, and fully fluent in their subject matter as well as the source language and target languages of their translation projects.

Translation Job Opportunities

Not all translation agencies are created the same. As a company, we pride ourselves on our responsiveness, excellent customer service, and quick turnarounds. We have many translation jobs available, in multiple languages, working with varied companies across many industries and sectors. Our in house team make the process as simple and streamlined as possible for our clients and our translators. If you’d like to join our translation team, please apply below and provide us with any relevant qualifications, skills, knowledge, and expertise you have that will support you in the role of translator and help us to deliver the best quality translation services in our client projects.

FAQs about Translation Jobs

Are all your translator jobs in UK?

While our translation agency is based in Glasgow, in the UK, with offices in London and Dubai, we operate worldwide and work with a network of freelance translators across the globe who are fluent in many languages and dialects.

What type of translator jobs do you have available?

Our main services are in providing certified translations and technical translations to the medical and life sciences industries. However, we also cover professional services (business, legal, and financial translations), manufacturing (including construction, engineering, health & safety translations) and the technology sector (web, gaming, & app translation). We have frequent job alerts on both a full time and part time basis.

What languages do you cover in your translation services?

We provide language translations in over 200 source and target languages. Some of our most common language requests are to and from English, Mandarin, French, German, Korean, Spanish, Japanese, Dutch, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic, and Polish. You can view a full list of our other languages and dialects on our languages page. Whatever your native language is, we’d love to speak to you if you can translate to and form another language and are seeking new jobs in translation and/or transcription or voiceover services.

What qualifications do I need to be a translator?

At My Language Connection we work with translators who are degree educated. Most translators will have an undergraduate degree as a minimum requirement, though postgraduate qualification is most commonly required to study translation specifically. Relevant degree courses are those that focus on languages, often combined with studies in business, law, and sciences for competitive advantage and industry knowledge. We also take into consideration your skills and expertise gained through relevant translation projects you’ve worked on in the past.

How do I start working as a translator for My Language Connection?

Complete the application form to provide us with your relevant qualifications, references, and translation experience. We require all applicants to provide three references in order to satisfy the requirement of our ISO:17100 certification. Once submitted, you’ll receive a confirmation email and our team will review your application and get back in touch with you as soon as possible.

Are translation jobs in high demand?

We live an increasingly globalised world where translator jobs are always on the rise. The number of translators working across the globe is expected to grow exponentially over the next decade in order to meet the extremely high demand for translation services. Which means as a translator, your job prospects are high and there is plenty of opportunity for you here at My Language Connection.