18 days old
2017-11-282017-12-28

Safety Writer and Coordinator

Siemens
Reston, VA
**Safety Writer and Coordinator**







Locations:Reston, Virginia







Job Family: Internal Services







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Government Services



**Business Unit:** Government Services



**Requisition Number:** 218813



**Primary Location:** United States-Virginia-Reston



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree



**Travel Required:** No







**Division Description:**







Siemens Government Technologies, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens, uniquely qualified to perform work for the U.S. Government. We are focused on enhancing the safety and security of the nation's assets and infrastructure, as well as assisting to improve operational and energy performance.







As an independent U.S. company with its own Board of Directors, SGT maintains a unique relationship with Siemens. We are able to leverage resources of professionals world-wide with demonstrated domain expertise and proven past performance to manage large-scale, mission critical programs. The future of SGT is bright. By integrating world-class people, process, products and technology, SGT is expanding its role as an important part of our nation's security.







We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, along with the opportunity to grow your career with a well-established company.







For more information, please visit: http://www.siemensgovt.com/







**Job Description:**







Siemens Government Technologies, Inc. (SGT) is seeking a self-driven individual to complement our team as a **Safety Writer and Coordinator** for this dynamic and rapidly expanding organization. The position is located in Reston, VA, is part of a cross-functional team, and reports to the Director of Business Optimization.







**Position summary** :







As a Safety Writer and Coordinator, you will manage and develop well written project Accident Prevention Plans (APP), by collaborating with project managers, safety managers, external contractors, and deliver the end product to external customers for their review and acceptance. The APP content covers many safety areas on construction project sites and must meet the federal customers requirements (i.e. U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, Dept. of Energy, etc.) The ideal candidate possesses superior writing skills, with demonstrated ability to collaborate with subject matter experts and transcribe technical (safety) data to written documentation. The candidate will own and manage the APP process and is accountable for the efficiency and effectiveness in delivering the end product. Attention to detail is paramount.







**Responsibilities**







+ Work directly with project managers, safety managers, external contractors, to create project Accident Prevention Plans per SGT and client requirements.



+ Format, edit, standardize, proofread and correct information written by subject matter experts, in accordance with customer requirements, arrange it in a logical order and ensure a consistent writing style throughout the written deliverable so that the resultant product can be easily read and understood by federal customers.



+ Coordinate draft documents for circulation for review.



+ Identify and acquire additional information or explanation needed to complete technical documentation.



+ Review publications and propose refinements to content or format.



+ Maintain document control, through an approved tracking system.



+ Support incorporation of graphics in the safety plan and ensure linkage and consistency with the written text.







**Requirements**







+ Minimum of five (5) years experience with demonstrated writing ability



+ Bachelors Degree with mastery of the English language, grammar, structure, punctuation and word spelling.



+ Experience in the Environmental, Health, and Safety domain is preferred.



+ Strong analytical skills and demonstrated ability to write technical material.



+ Capacity to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with a diverse group of people across multiple business units / companies to include personnel holding positions at varying levels.



+ Ability to effectively express and comprehend both oral and written communications to and from a variety of audiences.



+ Skilled in the use of information technology systems, software, and media used to produce and store technical publications in electronic format.



+ Proficiency with Microsoft SharePoint and Office, and Adobe Acrobat



+ Ability to interview and observe to gather required details.



+ Ability to work flexible hours, when required.



+ Technical aptitude is highly desired.



+ Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)



+ Self-motivated.







** Writing sample may be requested***







**Security Clearance:**







Must be US citizen and have the ability to obtain a federal government security clearance, if later required.







**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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