Panaji, December 20, 2012 ….  The Directorate of Official Language, intends to restructure the existing Panel of Translators, in order to enable various Government Department, to outsource the translation work of welfare schemes, Citizen Charters, statutory documents State/Central Acts and Rules and other allied material meant for information of general public, from English to Konkani, Marathi, Hindi, Portuguese and vice versa.

For this purpose, Directorate has proposed two sub panels and applications are invited from eligible persons who have completed 18 years of age as detailed below.

General Translator Panel: Education Qualification (a) Minimum XII/Graduation in any faculty (B) Proficiency in reading and writing of source and target language to take the task of translation (C) Discipline specified degree shall be additional qualification and (D) Experience in translation, if any.

Specialized/experts panel: In addition to above Formal academic and legal Expertise in the preferred domain (s)/discipline(s) chosen as Source/Target domain(s)/discipline(s).  General:- Total nos. of Translators – 100 Nos., Languages of Translation–Konkani, Marathi, Hindi, Portuguese and English, Rate of Translation General–Rs.1.25, Spealised–Rs.1.50, Tenure of the Panel – for 3 years.

Candidates will be shortlisted for written test, if required.  The interested persons/candidates who have completed 18 years of age, may forward their applications, in prescribed form (available in the Directorate of official Language, Junta House, Panaji along with attested copies of Educational qualification Certificate, Residence/domicile certificate, Identity Proof, Experience Certificate,

if any and any other relevant information related to Empanelment of Translators, to the Director, Directorate of Official Language, 1st Lift, 5th Floor, Junta House, Panaji.

The last date for receiving application to the office or official Language, Junta House, Panaji is January 15, 2013.