Geologics Technical Editor – Fluent in Portuguese Required! in Sterling Heights, Michigan

Technical Editor – Fluent in Portuguese Required!




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Technical Editor – Fluent in Portuguese Required!

Location: Sterling Heights MI Or Minneapolis MN

Duration: 6 Months to possible hire

Pay: 33.65/hr.

Client req. #2262

US Citizenship or Green Card Required

Edits and proofreads technical documents, including technical manuals, Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals (IETMs), miscellaneous reports, and proposals for grammar, spelling, clarity of expression, and organization. Ensures documents conform to company and government standards and specifications, and consistency of technical information (i.e., correct nomenclature, correct logic circuits, verify that text and art agree). Must be proficient with electronic PDF markup software such as Adobe Acrobat Professional as well as possess a working knowledge of military style and format. On-vehicle validation and XML experience a plus but not required. Must be proficient with MS Office Suite: MS Word and MS Excel.

Skills Required

  • Reads/writes Portuguese. Highly developed communication skills.

  • Ability to work with geographically-dispersed team.

  • Demonstrates attention to detail.

  • Command of English language.

  • Experience reviewing/revising/documenting text with the ability to understand mechanical and troubleshooting logic.

  • Experience using Adobe Acrobat Professional or similar PDF software for electronic edits.

Skills Preferred

  • Experience editing technical manuals in the defense industry (PDF and IETM formats).

  • Familiarity with defense industry wheeled and track vehicles.

  • Experience using EMS NG Viewer to mount IETMs for electronic quality control checks.

  • Ability to read a LIVE DTD and general knowledge of Extensible Markup Language (XML).

Experience Required

  • 2 years experience with bachelor's degree

  • 5 years experience without degree

If interested in this OUTSTANDING opportunity, please email your resume to:

April Bright

Sr. Recruiter


Sterling Heights , MI

Minimum Experience (yrs):


Required Education:

Not Specified