Technical Writer and Editor: U.S. Army Office of Energy Initiatives in Arlington, VA at CALIBRE

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CALIBRE Systems Inc., an employee-owned Management Consulting and Information Technology Services company, is looking for a Technical Writer and Editor to assist with writing and editing in support of the U.S. Army Office of Energy Initiatives (OEI). A successful candidate will possess strong skills with using a variety of source materials to develop clear and compelling writing that addresses a set of specific requirements. This includes tailoring pre-existing content, as well as conducting interviews and/or research to obtain the information needed to create new material. A successful candidate will also possess expert-level skill with grammar, spelling, and standard style conventions and superior attention to detail.

Specifically, candidate will support the OEI Opportunity Development, Project Execution, and External Engagement Directorates with writing and editing technical documents, reports, presentations, and marketing materials for consistency, clarity, and technical accuracy. He or she will be a member of a team that works closely with other team members, and must be able to work on multiple projects at a time.

Job Requirements

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Expert-level grasp of grammar, spelling, and standard style conventions (e.g., APA, MLA, Chicago, GPO)
  • Ability to write in the Army style is highly desirable (e.g., DA Pam 600-67, Effective Writing for Army Leaders; Army Regulation 25-50, Preparing and Managing Correspondence; the Associated Press Style Book)
  • Ability to develop written material based on pre-existing content or based on research and/or interviews
  • Ability to communicate effectively and to maintain good relationships and work effectively with other team members
  • Ability to manage schedule and workload to successfully work multiple projects simultaneously
  • Current and direct experience in and demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, etc.) without instruction.
Required Experience

Experience with large scale DoD programs or renewable energy projects is desirable.

CALIBRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package. To be considered, please apply via our website at www.calibresys.com. Come join our dynamic team!

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