JT3 Technical Publishing II in Palmdale, California
RANGE POSITION DESCRIPTION -- Must be able to develop and provide metrics suitable to technical editing. Must be an expert in Microsoft Office to develop teaching materials and instruct authors and editors in MS Word software program. Knowledge of 412th Test Wing technical report process and operating instructions required. Candidate will process technical/scientific documentation from engineers, pilots, and test personnel; convert draft documents to standard test plan and report templates; edit for spelling and format, clarity of content, and grammar; participate in report integrated product meetings and perform real-time edits during meetings; perform quality checks of technical documents for peers, customers, and military personnel. Must be able to answer technical report process questions to guide authors in the development of technical reports. Must be able to lead and mentor other editors. Position requires flexibility in work assignment, ability to work independently or in a team environment, adaptability to change, ability to lift 20+ pounds and walk from building to building to attend meetings. Must be able to work under tight deadlines. Some weekend work may be required upon customer request. REQUIREMENTS - EDUCATION, TECHNICAL AND WORK EXPERIENCE - Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism or related discipline and at least 3 years of job-related experience or equivalent work experience and training. Excellent written communication skills; working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required. Prior experience with highly technical engineering documents a plus. Must possess a valid state issued driver's license. Must qualify for and maintain a Security Clearance. Current Secret Clearance required. U.S. Citizenship is required.
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