NCBA - Senior Employment Program Technical Editor in Milton, Florida

Veteransand#39; PreferenceTechnical Editor: Senior employment program seeks individual to assist scientists at the EPA Gulf Ecology Division. (This is not a federal position) In accordance with Public Law 98-313, all applicants must meet minimum age requirement of 55 yrs. The position will work with scientists at the Gulf Ecology Division (GED) to develop, edit, and submit technical articles. Edit scientific reports and manuscripts (proof-reading and copy-editing), and assist with writing newsletter articles, brochures, website material as requested, with the appropriate level of technical language. Assist scientists with data entry and quality control. Other duties as assigned.Qualifications: BS/BA in environmental science or related field; minimum 3 yearsand#39; experience scientific and/or technical writing (applicants must provide 3 scientific or technical writing samples with the applicant as primary author).Beginning hourly wage $12.72 w/benefits. Employer is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a). This regulation prohibits discrimination against qualified protected veterans, and requires affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans.and#39;and#39;