Becoming a translator

Who can join as a translator?

Translators with relevant academic history and work experience are welcome to join the OHT platform. Merely being a native speaker is not enough to qualify as a translator. After you join, you will be asked to upload your résumé / CV and professional certificates and, potentially, to pass a professional translation exam. At times, we may not be recruiting for certain language pairs in the interest of maintaining the size of our translators' community. We are currently not recruiting for the following language pairs:

What's in it for me?

One Hour Translation offers the opportunity to earn money using your language skills by providing professional translation services. As a freelance translator in our database, you will be alerted automatically when translation projects matching your skills come available. You decide whether or not you want to start any given project.

What is this site all about?

One Hour Translation is the web's leading professional translation service. It offers High-Quality, Fast, 24/7 Professional human translation service. One Hour Translation is working with a community of over 25,000 translators from all over the world translating for thousands of customers.