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@Davidmichael22
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Member since November 15, 2012
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Davidmichael22

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US born, living in Brazil since 1980. Native English speaker, highly fluent in Brazilian Portuguese. Very experienced in transcribing audio to written text, writing original texts and reports, and in proofreading, correcting and editing the work of others. Familiar with environmental and sanitation matters, especially water related. Also familiar with spiritual and esoteric philosophies, popular participation in government, and natural medicine and agriculture. Nascido nos EUA, moro no Brasil desde 1980. Fluente em inglês e português. Muito experiente na transcrição de audio para texto escrito, produção de textos originais e relatórios, e na revisão, correção e edição do trabalho de outros. Familiarizado com assuntos ambientais e de saneamento, especialmente os relacionados com a água. Também familiarizado com muitas filosofias espirituais e esotéricas, participação popular na governança, e medicina e agricultura alternativas e naturais.
$7 USD/hr
34 reviews
5.4
  • 100%Jobs Completed
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  • 12%Repeat Hire Rate

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Recent Reviews

  • image of Peter S. Project for David M. $8.00 USD

    “I asked David to proofread my CV. In addition to excellent job of proofreading my CV, he also gave me some very useful suggestions. He was prompt to answer all my questions and delivered the work on time. I highly recommend Dadvid and I would definitely hire him again. Thank you David.”

  • image of rudabass Translation\Proofreading €10.00 EUR

    “Absolutely Amazing Work! Quick delivery, good translation, good communication. I'll request his services again anytime. Pleasure to work with. Thank you!”

  • image of leonwina edit epic poem that has 640 lines, almost 5,000 words. $40.00 USD

    “I give David 5 stars for his: Quality, Communication, Expertise, Professionalism. I definitely hire him again in the future. He is a nice person.”

  • image of plcgoods Proofreading a Microsoft word text / poem total of 800 words $10.00 USD

    “David proofread and edited my two scripts and poem. I am satisfied and will continue work with him”

  • image of areric Point by point break down of a movie $60.00 USD

    “Good communication and top notch quality. Looking forward to work with David again. Thanks.”

  • image of darkcyeote Book read / analysis $255.00 USD

    “Excellent work! A critical and sometimes negative view of the plot mechanics in my novel. But it was EXACTLY what I needed and wanted! A pair of eyes and a new perspective to see the weaknesses that I could not! Excellent Job well done!”

Experience

Voluntário em Projetos Ambientais e Sociais

Jan 2005

Envolvido em projetos locais que promovem: o uso de tecnologias alternativas no tratamento da saúde, na agricultura, e na geração de energia; tratamento de esgoto, recuperação de rios, e a participação da sociedade civil nas decisões da gestão da água e do solo (Associações de Moradores, Organizações Não Governamentais, Comitê da Bacia Hidrográfica, Conselho Municipal do Meio Ambiente); separação de resíduos domésticos, organização e sustentabilidade de grupos de catadores, Coleta Seletiva, parcerias munici

Environmental and Social Projects Volunteer

Jan 2005

Involved in local projects to promote: use of alternative technologies in health treatment, agriculture, and energy generation; sewage treatment, river recuperation, and social participation in water and land use management decisions (Residents Associations, Non Governmental Organizations, Hidrographic Bacin Committee, City Environmental Council); household waste separation, organization and sustainability of wastepicker groups, collection of separated recicleables, municipal and industrial partnerships for

Marketing and Sales Manager

Sep 1994 - Feb 2008 (13 years)

Part-owner and manager of sales and marketing for seasoning manufacturer; responsable for contacting and maintaining relations with clients, as well as with suppliers of raw ingredients and packaging material.

Logistics Coordenator for Marine Operations

Feb 1992 - Feb 1993 (1 year)

Responsable for: organizing purchase and transportation of equipment and supplies for marine seismic exploration operations; organizing international transportation and lodging for arriving and departing crew members; organizing and accompanying delivery of aquired data to local clients and/or data processing centers; liaison between offshore crews, company offices and client companies; writing and/or correcting operation and production reports; translating documents and reports.

Supervisor for Marine Operations

Jul 1990 - Jan 1992 (1 year)

Supervising offshore operations of remote-controlled submarines (ROVs) for underwater inspections and interventions, and of oceanographic buoy and data aquisition systems for measuring intensity of local sea conditions; quality control of data and documentation; writing operation and production reports.

Senior Seismic Observer

Jun 1987 - Jul 1988 (1 year)

Responsable for: coordinating marine work crew in seismic data aquisition in Brazil; quality control of data and documentation; writing operation and production reports; translating documents and reports.

Digital Engineer

Sep 1984 - Sep 1986 (2 years)

Responsable for: coordinating marine work crew in seismic data aquisition in Brazil; quality control of data and documentation; writing operation and production reports; translating documents and reports.

Senior Seismic Observer

Nov 1979 - Oct 1983 (3 years)

Responsable for coordinating field work crews in seismic data aquisition in various countries and isolated environvents (at sea, in the Arctic, in Brazilian forests, etc.); quality control of data and documentation; writing operation and production reports; teaching foreign engineers about seismic operations and technologies; acting as liaison between field crews, company offices and international clients.

Education

studied Biochemistry - incomplete

1974 - 1976 (2 years)

Ohio Institute of Technology, Electronics Technician

1976 - 1978 (2 years)

Qualifications

Curso de Análise e Interpretação da Norma NBR ISO 14.001 (Course in Analysis and Interpretation of ISO 14001) (2006)

Minstério do Meio Ambiente e SEBRAE (Environmental Ministry of Brazil)

Qualification for evaluating capacity of companies and other institutions to be recognized as environmentally responsable in their operations, and their capability of meeting requirements for ISO 14001 certification.

Curso de Formação de Auditores Ambientais Internos (Course in Internal Environmental Auditing) (2007)

Ministério do Meio Ambiente e SEBRAE (Environmental Ministry of Brazil)

Qualification for evaluating capacity of companies and other institutions to be recognized as environmentally responsable in their operations, and their capability of meeting requirements for ISO 14001 certification.

Publications

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Certifications

  • US English Level 1
    98%
  • Portuguese 1
    95%
  • US English Level 2
    90%
  • Portuguese - English Translation
    85%
  • UK English 1
    75%

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