François Lavallée > Le traducteur > Résumé

Français
My Résumé

François Lavallée, Certified Translator
Quebec City, Québec, Canada
flav@videotron.ca
Service offered 

English-French Translation

Pertinent Experience

1985 Specialized B.A. in Translation (Université Laval, Quebec City)
1985- Full-time translator, at first with a private translation firm (1986-1989), and then on my own (1989 to date)
1989- Certified Contractor with the Secretary of State of Canada (official government translation bureau)
1989- Certified Member of the professional order of translators in Québec, known as the “Ordre des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes agréés du Québec (OTTIAQ)

Main fields of endeavour over the years as a translator (green:  my current fields of specialization)
(I occasionally work in other fields as well, depending on my work load and skills.)
 

1985-
1985-1991
1985-1994
1989-1994
1990-1998
1991-1998
1992-1994
1992-
1996-1997
1997-
Federal Government
Natural Resources
National Defence
Energy, Mines and Resources Canada (geomatics, remote sensing)
Banking and Securities
Indian Affairs
Informatics
International Development
Heavy Equipment
Department of Justice Canada

Teaching

Université Laval, Québec
 

2002, 2006
2003-2005
2003-2006
2003-2005
2006
TRD-21211 Version commerciale
TRD-11092 Version générale I
TRD-11103 Traduction et révision
TRD-11091 Introduction à la traduction
TRD-14406 Version économique

Magistrad, a School for Professional Translators

Founder of Magistrad (2006)
Trainer for Magistrad
 

2006 ADM-01-001 La traduction administrative... idiomatique! (volet I)

Volunteer work for the Ordre des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes agréés du Québec (OTTIAQ)
 
1989-1990
1990-1991
1991-1992
1993-1996
1997
1997-1999

1998-2001
 

Co-chair, Informatics Committee (Quebec City section)
Secretary, Quebec City section
President, Quebec City section
Chair, Upgrading/Training Committee (Quebec City section)
Voted Volunteer of the Year
Founder and editor of the column Des hauts et des bas in Circuit(our trade magazine)
OTTIAQ’s representative on the Board of Directors of Langulaire, a student translation firm at Université Laval
2000-2001
2002
Member, Upgrading/Training Committee (Quebec City section)
Member, Members Poll Committee
2003 Member, Professional Practices Manual Drafting Committee


Back to (French) Home Page
Back to : François Lavallée - Le traducteur
 

Any questions, comments, or suggestions? Contact me!