Jeannette Micallef

Freelance interpreter. Conference Interpreter, Freelance.

Luxembourg, Luxembourg

About

A multi-skilled, reliable & talented translator and interpreter with a 

proven ability to translate written documents and interpret verbal 

communication from a source language to a target language. Always 

building up glossaries for various sectors: from agriculture and fishery 

to economy. A quick learner who can absorb new ideas & can 

communicate clearly & effectively with people from all social & 

professional backgrounds. Well mannered, articulate & fully aware of 

diversity & multicultural issues. Flexible in the ability to adapt to 

challenges when they arise & at the same time remaining aware of 

professional roles & boundaries. My language combination is 

EN,IT>MT; EN>IT; IT>EN; MT>EN,IT 

Would like to work as a translator for a successful and ambitious 

company that offers great opportunities for career development and 

progression.

 



Languages
  • A: English
  • A: Italian
  • A: Maltese

Sworn interpreter
Sworn interpreter

Education

2015 to 2016
Malta, University of Malta Language School, Lija, Malta
Postgrad Diploma in Translation and Interpreting Studies

Experience

Translation Traineeship, European Parliament, Luxembourg

07/2016 - Present

Trainee in the Maltese Translation Unit of the European Parliament. 

The main responsibility is of translating European Parliament 

documents (such as Minutes of Committee Meetings, Conference of 

Presidents, Conference of Parties, Official Journals, Petitions to the 

Parliament, Resolutions, Oral and Written Questions and Declarations) 

from English and Italian into Maltese, with the help of CAT tools; such 

as SDL Trados Studios 2014 and other search tools. The traineeship is 

conducted with revision and mentoring by a senior terminologist. I was 

also involved in working on new terminology to publish in IATE.