HII - Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. Intermediate Level Technical Writer - 18125 in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania

Intermediate Level Technical Writer - 18125

Position Location Wilkes Barre, PA

Requisition # 18125

# of Openings 1

Huntington Ingalls Industries - Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII-MIS is currently seeking an Intermediate-Level Technical Writer to work out of Wilkes Barre, PA in support of a multi-year contract with the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):

  • Researches, writes, edits, and proofreads technical data for use in documents or sections of documents such as manuals, procedures, specifications, special reports, and any other customer deliverables and documents

  • Ensures technical documentation is accurate, complete, meets editorial and USPS specifications and adheres to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format, and style

  • Assists in establishing style guidelines and standards for texts and illustrations

  • Excellent written communication skills are required

  • Performs graphics design; plans, lays out and illustrates technical or scientific materials in black and white or color

  • Interfaces with users to determine scope of project and best graphic medium

  • Executes graphic projects and coordinates and schedules production

  • Performs production or coordinates production with outside vendors as needed

  • Operates and sets up computer graphic systems

  • Familiar with commonly-used art media and commercially available graphics packages

Qualifications and Experience :

Required –

  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience with strong knowledge of several of the following qualifications:

  • Proficient oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to handle multiple assignments for multiple projects

  • Ability to take direction from multiple project leaders

  • Ability to prioritize work

  • Ability to work independently

  • MS Office Suite

  • Must be able to obtain and keep a USPS Sensitive Clearance

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or have a Green Card and have been living in the U.S. for at least the last five years

Preferred –

  • A degree from an accredited College/University in the applicable field of services is preferred

Security :

  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

  • Must not have traveled outside of the United States for more than 180 days in the last five years.

  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is proud to be an 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, veteran status, or any other protected class.