Tehnical Translator / Coordinator


Full-time translator with some administration and coordniation duties needed ASAP in Novi, MI.
On contract through Lingua Science, with Lingua Science company benefits including paid time off, certain paid holidays, and up to $200/month health insurance premium reimbursement.


  • Translation of automotive documents, quality department documents, and business documents from Japanese to English, and English to Japanese (email, presentations, reports, releases, specifications, etc.)
  • Receive data and update the system. Keep track of status of issues.
  • Engineering-related administrative tasks such as uploading specifications, data entry, purchasing parts as needed.
  • Interpret occasionally at meetings
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Fluency in written and spoken Japanese, including business-level Japanese. JLPT 1 or equivalent needed if a non-native Japanese speaker.
  • Translation experience desired. Auto industry experience a plus.
  • Administrative experience helpful.
  • MSOffice – Word, Powerpoint, Excel
  • Good at meeting deadlines, multitasking, and remembering details.

Novi, MI

$22/hr plus paid OT ($45.7K plus paid OT)

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Job Type:
Full-time, contract

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