Serco Compositor/Desktop Publisher in Washington, District Of Columbia

Compositor/Desktop PublisherWashington, DC, US

Job Description Compose documents that range in size from a small 3-4 page brochure to a large 1,000 (or more) page manual. This includes manipulating and integrating text and graphics from a variety of sources including electronic scanning, electronic files, and hard copy. Use knowledge of publishing design skills to compose documents and apply the correct type fonts and styles consistent with corporate brand identity. Convert text, graphics, and tables from word processing, database, and other low-end software using FrameMaker. Use design functionality and specialized capabilities such as auto referencing, index tokens, filtering, and tables to generate camera copy for printing and PDF files. Create images such as flow charts and tables.

Use scanning software and hardware to capture images and data for use within documents. Tag HTML code and format documents for compliance with Section 508 of the Workforce Investment Act. Prepare documents for online viewing using Adobe software for viewing on the Internet and intranet including creating bookmarks and internal links within the PDF file.

Required Skills This position requires at a minimum: 5 years of experience in composition and layout of text and graphics using Adobe FrameMaker software. -Must have extensive knowledge of file formats; page layout; filtering text; and developing Adobe Frame Maker and other templates. -Must have and eye for detail and strong proofreading experience.

Employment Type Full time

Career Level

Job ID 52295260

Company Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc, one of the world’s leading and most admired service companies. Serco serves Federal, state and local governments, along with the Canadian government and commercial customers. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently, while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Reston, VA, Serco has approximately 10,000 employees with an annual revenue of $1 billion and is part of a $6 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. Serco recognizes that our employees are our most valuable asset. Our successes directly relate to our employees. At Serco, we listen, respect and support our employees and through continuous training, development and information-sharing, we advance talent internally, enhancing career growth and progression which enables not only our employees to excel but enables our customers to excel as well. Our employees personally can make a difference. It is not just a job at Serco; at Serco, we offer career opportunities. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco's people share a passion for delivering ethical service, innovation, and a commitment to results. Our focus on Bringing Service to Life is more than a tagline, it’s the way we get things done, the way we talk with each other, and the way we interact and respect each other. We succeed by encouraging and generating new ideas. We trust our people to deliver. We are passionate about building innovative and successful Serco businesses. Our most powerful tool in improving performance is to instill a stimulating culture where people feel they can personally make a difference. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).

Functional Area Learning & Human Capital Management

Department The Citizen Services business unit provides support in three major areas: business process services, where we perform the actual function that the process is relate to; business process related software, that helps us manage the various components, the systems associated with the software in the process; and business process management, where we help design and track the performance of the specific business process. The business units work supports primarily the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Commerce, the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Bureau, the US Postal Service, the General Services Administration, and other Federal Government agencies. We support our clients with a work force of over 5,000 Serco and Serco subcontractor employees and provide mission critical support services.