Scientific & Engineering Translators

Patent Translation & Filing | Chalfont St Peter, England | Full-time

Our patent translation division requires additional high calibre graduate Scientists and Engineers to train as professional Staff Translators. You must have:

  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German and at least a degree level qualification in physics. Knowledge of optics essential.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German plus at least a degree level qualification in materials science. Knowledge of construction would be of interest. French knowledge an advantage but not essential.
  • German mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English plus at least a degree level qualification in materials science.
  • French mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English and at least a degree level qualification in mechanical, electrical or automotive engineering. German knowledge preferable but not essential.
  • French mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English and at least a degree level qualification in chemistry or biochemistry. German knowledge preferable but not essential.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German and/or French plus at least a degree level qualification in mechanical engineering.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German and/or French plus at least a degree level qualification in chemical engineering
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German and at least a degree level qualification in electrical engineering. Defence/military experience or knowledge of heavy switchgear would be ideal.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of German and at least a degree level qualification (preferably a PhD) in chemistry. We have a requirement for chemists with knowledge of any of the following fields – construction chemistry, paper chemistry, leather making and printing plate technology plus catalysis, thermoplastics and textile chemistry. Significant industrial experience and knowledge of general organic nomenclature are essential.
  • German mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English and at least a degree level qualification in physics, electronics or telecommunications. Knowledge of signals processing would be of interest. French knowledge an advantage but not essential.
  • German mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English and at least a degree level qualification in chemistry or biochemistry. French knowledge an advantage but not essential.
  • Danish mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English plus at least a degree level qualification in chemistry or biochemistry. German would be an advantage but is not essential.
  • French mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English and at least a degree level qualification in physics, electronics or telecommunications. German knowledge an advantage but not essential.
  • Spanish mother tongue, excellent knowledge of English and at least a degree level qualification in biochemistry or molecular biology.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of French and at least a degree level qualification in inorganic chemistry.
  • English mother tongue, excellent knowledge of French with at least a degree level qualification in telecommunications, optics or IT.

As well as a stimulating career change, we offer a very generous performance-related salary package. Benefits include 22 days annual leave (+ bank holidays), 3% contributory pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance, annual season ticket loans, discounted gym membership, a Cycle2Work scheme, and a free shuttle bus to/from Gerrards Cross train station.

Please apply in full confidence to the Personnel Officer, enclosing CV and details of current remuneration.

recruitment@rws.com