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These positions are bring filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA) for Defense Acquisition Workforce Positions in accordance with 10 USC § 1705 (g).
About the Position:
CECOM is The Critical Link that ensures the global readiness of the complex, networked C4ISR systems and capabilities that provide our joint forces with the advanced information and technology they need to communicate on today's battlefield. CECOM adapts, strengthens and sustains the critical C4ISR systems that joint warfighters rely on - allowing them to operate, fight and win anywhere, against any foe, at any moment.
In this position, you will serve as a Technical Writer-Editor at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. In this developmental position you will have many opportunities to learn and gain experience through formal and on-the-job training which will acquaint you with the policies, methods and techniques peculiar to a position characterized by knowledge and skill requirement of a Technical Writer-Editor. Assignments are progressively difficult and are designed to prepare the incumbent for more difficult and responsible work at the intermediate and ultimately the journeyman level.
Who May Apply: US Citizens
As a developmental Technical Writer-Editor, you will assist in performing duties such as:
- Write and edit technical manuals to ensure compliance with the maintenance strategy of the equipment.
- Utilize the latest high-level Information Technology (IT) such as Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML) and extensible Markup Language (XML), as well as low-level IT such as Portable Document Format (PDF) and word processing, to author, edit and manage electronic documents.
- Develop and produce technical manuals covering the theory, operation and maintenance of assigned electronic communications equipment
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…US Citizens
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