Technical Editor (24034)

Date Posted: 2/06/24 Job Description:

We have an excellent opportunity for a full-time Technical Editor to support our Pacific Business Unit (CA, WA, AK, HI, MT, and GU offices).

What you will do:

The Technical Editor will provide remote technical support for editorial review and document formatting of client deliverables. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Checking grammar, spelling, and formatting.
  • Evaluating the overall editorial quality of each written deliverable.
  • Offering advice to authors on formatting, organization, and other issues when deliverables are being prepared.
  • Ensuring that:
    • The overall document reflects company policy and style.
    • Client-specific requirements are met.
    • Required elements are included and correct.
    • Integrity of a document and that all components match.
    • Text and graphics conform to visual requirements.
    • Clear and effective presentation of text.
    • Performing editing tasks related to grammar, punctuation, spelling, and consistency.
    • Verifying that the contents; lists of tables, figures, acronyms/abbreviations, and appendixes; header/footers; and page numbering are in order and accurate.

What you will need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English or science-related field plus 2+ years of experience in technical editing and formatting business and technical documentation, including reports and proposals OR Associate’s degree in English or related field plus 4+ years of experience in technical editing and formatting business and technical documentation including reports and proposals.
  • Good technical writing skills to help identify issues with clarity and suggest rework of text as appropriate.
  • Strong Microsoft Suite skills (Word [including experience with Styles], Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Experience with 508 compliance.
  • Knowledge/experience with Adobe products; strong pdf compilation skills and preference for InDesign skills.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team to meet deadlines.

What we provide:

EA prides itself on servant leadership, career development for staff in all areas, and maintaining work-life balance including flexible schedules. We have a stable backlog of projects and opportunities for professional growth. This position also has the possibility of working a hybrid-remote schedule for the right candidate. We also offer a fantastic benefits package!


What We Offer

  • 401k with Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Competitive Salary
  • Low deductible health coverage for you and your family through Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Generous paid-time-off policy
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Professional Development
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee wellness program

EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC is a 100% employee owned, public benefit corporation that provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of government and industrial clients.

Why Join EA?

At EA, our core values are openness, balance, and challenge and we strive to improve the quality of the environment in which we live, one project at a time. Our professional, team-centric culture promotes collaboration and flexibility and allows employees to guide their own career development path. To that end, we provide training and coaching to support ongoing development for our project managers and consulting engineers.

Accommodation Information

If you are interested in applying for employment with EA and require special assistance or accommodation during any part of the pre-employment process, please contact the Talent Acquisition Office at hrrecruitment@eaest.com. For TTY users, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711.

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Location: Sacramento,CA Employment Type: 40hr FT


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