JSSA Technical Editor/ Writer in Ridgecrest, CA at DCS

Date Posted: 8/7/2022

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Job Description

The AV-8B/T-45 Joint Systems Support Activity (JSSA) is seeking a skilled, motivated, and disciplined Technical Editor/Writer to interface with Project Engineers, IPT Management, Product Integrity, and Contractors to provide editing support on documentation and presentation materials.

Essential Job Functions:

Create and implement JSSA style guides and templates utilizing Microsoft Word; managing and tracking document life cycles.

Track, version, and revise documents.

Facilitate, document, transcribe, and distribute meeting minutes and action items.

Create and update PowerPoint presentations.

Maintain document control via various Configuration Management (CM) procedures and databases.

Maintain the AV-8B/T-45 JSSA Organizational documents (i.e., Program Unique Planning (PUP), Configuration Management Plan (CMP), JSSA IPT User’s Guide); updating and tracking various processes, procedures and Platform Specific documents used by the different JSSA teams.

Collect, compile, and organize slides and support materials into cohesive presentations for various milestone reviews and/or program meetings.

Create and update style guides and templates as needed.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

A Bachelors plus 2 years of relevant experience is required, a HS diploma/GED plus 10 years of experience or an associates plus 4 years of relevant experience will also be considered.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a clearance for duration of employment.

Working knowledge and experience in the handling and distribution of classified material is required for the position.

In-depth knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Word and Power Point.

Effectively communicate (oral and written) with tact and professionalism.

Must be comfortable speaking and working in a group environment while making real-time edits and updates in a fast-paced group environment.

Desired Skills:

Database experience (e.g., DOORS, Serena).

Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office products, specifically Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

Knowledge with WebEx, Microsoft Teams or equivalent video collaboration tools.

Previous government experience.

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