Schreiber Translations, Inc.

Frequently Asked Questions about Linguists' Submissions

What are your basic requirements for STI's contractors?

Freelance Linguists/Independent Contractors (ICs) qualifications are evaluated according to our quality control process. As a rule, we look for a minimum of three years professional experience, native ability in the target language and expertise in at least one technical subject area. A degree or coursework in translation, and accreditation or certification are preferred.

What if I do not have a resume?

There is a section in the form for you to write a description of you skills and experience, but a short write-up of your capabilities to attach to the questionnaire form is preferred.

How can I attach other documents, such as a certification or a cover letter?

You can save them in the same file with your resume or write-up document.

Whom can I contact about problems accessing the form?

If you are have difficulties registering, please send a detailed email describing the problem/issue to: and we will be happy to assist you.

Will I receive a confirmation of my submittal?

You should receive an email confirmation within 24 hours confirming our receipt of your information.

When should I expect my first assignment?

A member of the Project Management team will reach out to you as soon as project is available that matches your language skills and subject expertise.

What do I do if I have a question regarding my assigned task?

We are always available to help! Sending us an email is the perferred method, as we can get you the answer you need as immediate as possible.

Am I only assigned to one account at STI?

STI linguists have the opportunity to work on many accounts, as long as they meet the requirements (ie. citizenship, clearance, skill set, etc.) for them!

Thank you for you interest in STI and we look forward to seeing your information.