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Working With NTIS New Zealand Translation Service

We are always happy to hear from people interested in working with us.


Due to the large number of emails we receive we ask that your CV clearly contains the following information.


Contact details including mobile phone if you have one and country you are in,

Your native tongue,

Your language pairs,



Software and hardware used,

Your range of rates, minimum charge, and match rates if using translation memory,


If your email or letter contains the above information we will try to get back to you as soon as possible. If we don't respond to your email immediately please don't get despondent. We receive a large number of CV's and often file CV's for future use without responding at the time. If your CV does not contain the above information we regret that we will not process your application.


We also ask that you do not telephone us for employment related matters.

At the moment we are particularly interested in the following people.

  • Korean to English translators.

  • New Zealand based interpreters.

  • Japanese native speakers resident in Continental Europe or English speaking countries.

  • Pacific Island languages translators or interpreters.

  • South East Asia language translators - particularly Lao, Malay and Khmer.

  • Marine, fishing industry and forestry experts.

Please note that these are freelance/casual positions and cannot be used as a basis for obtaining residency in New Zealand.