Volunteer Types: Translation and Interpretation
Organization types: Volunteer Centres/Bureaux
Ongoing (more than a year)
Application Deadline: April 15, 2022
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Volunteer Ottawa is looking for highly motivated and committed translators who are able to translate documents from English to French. We are looking for volunteers who will translate anything from newsletters, press releases, brief biographies, testimonials, best-practice documents, workshop workbooks, web content, and our Annual Report in a timely manner. 

The workload will vary throughout the year. During our busiest periods, approx.. 3-4 hours per week.

If you have excellent organizational skills, can work with little or no supervision and can respect tight deadlines, we want to hear from you.

Must have experience as a translator.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
This opportunity will allow you to use and develop your skills in both English and French. You will also develop skills and gain experience as a translator, including knowledge within the not-for-profit sector. You will play a key role in helping to ensure that Volunteer Ottawa will be able to serve both English and French people in our community.
Volunteer location:
208-815 St.Laurent Blvd


Carissa Harkins
@Volunteer Ottawa
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This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 2
Good for people interested in: Translation and Interpretation
You will be helping with: Animals, Athletes, Children (0-10 years), Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

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