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Chenega Corporation Technical Writer/Editor II in Atlanta, Georgia



Company Job Title: Technical Writer / Editor II

Chenega Job Title:

Clearance: Background Check

Location: Atlanta, GA

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Prepared Date: 07-03-2019

Approved Date: 07-03-2019


  • The Technical Writer / Editor edits and proofreads complex training materials produced for the Security Exchange Commission (SEC); Marks hard-copy training materials, proofreads final copy against marked copy, and performs online editing for a variety of media.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates experience in drafting and editing documents, including technical documents.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently or under only general direction.

  • Provides technical writing support to assist in the efficient operations to revise, create, and maintain standardized material for reports, manuals, briefs, presentations, proposals, orders, and related technical and administrative publications.

  • Must analyze requirements of programs to determine the type of publications needed.

  • Must also assist in organizing material and complete writing assignments according to standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style and terminology.

  • Maintain records of files of work and revisions. Edit, standardize, or make changes to material prepared by other writers.

  • Establish technical specifications and determine subject material to be developed for publication.

  • Analyze developments in specific field to determine the need for revisions in previously published materials and development of new material.

  • Selects photographs, drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts to illustrate material.

  • Must keep abreast of current organization changes.

  • Draft prepares Congressional correspondences.

  • Observe production, development, and experimental activities to determine operating procedures and detail.

  • Arrange duplications for distribution.

  • Write, edit, produce and maintain on-line documentation.

  • Provide quality assurance efforts, assemble documentation for audits and ensures that documents are compliant with Federal Regulations.

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Four-year degree, Master’s degree, and/or certification(s) in a related labor category field from an accredited college, university, school or educational institution that has been accredited by accrediting bodies or organizations recognized by the US Department of Education and at least three (3) years of relevant technical experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be able to work effectively in an extremely pressured environment.

  • Must have and use excellent oral and written communications skills.

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft 2010 or newer programs.

  • Ability to provide favorable credit history

  • Excellent proofreading and editing skills sufficient to produce publication-ready documents

  • Working knowledge of the publication process, including the principles of version control and file management

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-Georgia-Atlanta

Organization: Chenega Healthcare Services
Strategic Business Unit: Environmental Healthcare and Facilities
Security Requirements: Public Trust
Job Schedule: Full Time Non-Exempt
Recruiter: Cathleen Stewart
Req ID: 1900002706