204953 - Technical Editor and Writer 3
Newport News
$31.8 to $41.84 DOE
3 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Technical Editor and Writer 3 for a contract opportunity in Newport News, VA.

Writes, rewrites and/or edits technical documents such as technical procedure manuals, user manuals, programming manuals, service manuals, operational specifications, and related technical publications to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences. Acquires subject knowledge by interviewing product developers, observing performance of production methods, referring to technical specifications, blueprints, engineering illustrations, and trade journals. Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts. Conducts quality review of materials.

6 Years with Bachelor's Degree in related field; 4 years of relevant professional experience with a Master's Degree
o Naval Nuclear Propulsion Experience
o Familiar with software troubleshooting
o 5 or more years' experience in researching, editing, writing, and developing technical manuals
o Experience in Standard Generalized Makeup Language (SGML).
This position is intended for the hardware integration group in E70. The incumbent will be responsible for development and maintenance of component technical manuals. The position regularly communicates with the Navy, NNL, and Engineers/Designers across departments via email, phone, and in person meeting. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office software including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Paint Editor and must be knowledgeable of Adobe Acrobat, Windows, and Internet Explorer/Edge.

AutoCAD experience is a plus, but is not required.

Bachelor's degree is required.
School must be accredited.

5/40 workweek. 07:30 AM-04:00 PM
***HYBRID position possibility***

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Andrew Craft
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x173 or (877) 244-5418 x173

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.