Jobs & Career at Com-Unic

Certified Translator (DE/EN


Our translation service is looking for a bilingual translator (DE/EN), who will also be responsible for key accounts. This is a part-time, permanent or freelance position. The chief areas of responsibility include:

  • translating texts, predominantly from German to English (US/GB). Most of the texts are technical (automotive) or scientific
  • copyediting marketing and advertising texts
  • advising clients on translation projects  
  • autonomous completion and management of translation projects 
  • providing excellent customer service and developing our range of services

The ideal candidate for this challenging position will:

  • be a native English speaker who is fluent in German 
  • have at least 2 years’ translating and copyediting experience, preferably specializing in technical English
  • enjoy working in a team
  • be able to work independently with a focus on customer requirements 

About the Com-Unic Translation Service

The Com-Unic Hotline & Translation Service was created as a pilot project in 2006 in cooperation with the scientific publisher Springer Heidelberg. The goal was to provide Springer’s employees around the globe with a quick and reliable translation and copyediting service for all their English correspondence. Today it’s used not only by Springer, but by several other institutions and companies worldwide.


We are offering an interesting position in our motivated team of translators based in Heidelberg. Please send your application together with your salary expectations and starting date by email to


We look forward to hearing from you!


Your Com-Unic Team