25 days old

Technical Editor

Dahlgren, VA 22448

United States of America - Virginia, Dahlgren

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Technical Editor in Dahlgren, Virginia to perform writing and editing of technical documentation as well as word processing and formatting using Microsoft Office Suite. Responsibilities may include:

  • Interfacing with technical professionals in the writing, editing, and publication stages of various types of documents

  • Developing writing plans and outlines

  • Assisting in the development of supporting materials such as illustrations and tables

  • Assisting in collecting and organizing information for preparation of technical manuals, electronic technical manuals, training materials, installation guides, instructions, and reports

  • Maintaining and updating documents as necessary

  • Gathering, analyzing, and composing technical information

  • Conducting research and ensuring the use of proper technical terminology

  • Translating technical information into concise documents utilized by technical and non-technical personnel

  • Performing all other duties and tasks as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Two (2) years of experience in writing, editing and managing technical documentation

  • Must be able to format, structure, write, edit and finalize technical instructions

  • Excellent written communication skills; working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications

  • Excellent organization skills, and the ability to perform detail-oriented work are required

  • The selected candidate must possess the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications

None in addition to what is listed above.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to make amazing happen in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.

Job Category Telecommunications

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 228913BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


Posted: 2019-11-13 Expires: 2019-12-13

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