AECOM MHTV Technical Writer in Albany, Georgia

Business Line Government

Position Title MHTV Technical Writer

United States of America - Georgia


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a

Technical Writer in Albany, GA to provide acquisition and sustainment support to Marine Corps Systems Command Program Manager Medium and Heavy Tactical Vehicles.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Interface with technical professionals in the writing, editing and publication of various types of documents

  • Develop writing plans and outlines

  • Assist in the development of supporting materials (illustrations, tables)

  • Assists in collecting and organizing information for preparation of technical manuals, electronic technical manuals, training materials, installation guides, instructions, and reports.

  • Develops/edits logistics documents (e.g.,Technical Manuals, Training documents, Supply Instructions, and Modification Instructions); ensures all logistics support documentation is prepared in accordance with current Marine Corps, Navy, and DOD templates, directives and policies.

  • Maintains and updates the documents.

  • Maintains a current internal documentation library.

  • Gathers, analyzes, and composes technical information.

  • Conducts research and ensures the use of proper technical terminology.

  • Translates technical information into clear, readable documents to be used by technical and non-technical personnel.

  • Edit and provide quality assurance for customer deliverables and documents.

  • Performs all other duties/tasks assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent and 5 years of progressive related experience. Additional related experience may be substituted for education.

  • Experience in writing, editing and managing technical documentation and/or operator/maintenance manuals for military systems and equipment.

  • Knowledge of applicable military standards, specifications and practices.

  • Must be able to conceptualize, format, structure, write, edit and finalize technical manuals, orders, and other documents.

  • Excellent written communication skills; working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organization skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required.

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word required.

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Professional.

  • Position may require travel.

  • Must be able to obtain/maintain a Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with EMS-NG and Visio.

  • Excellent writing and communication skills and strong verbal and interpersonal skills as daily interaction with government customers are required.

  • Understanding of military systems, logistics products and processes and related documentation.

  • Self-starter who can work well independently with minimal supervision and broad direction.

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.

  • Experience with Marine Corps and/or tactical vehicles.

  • Experience with USN or USMC Technical Manuals, Electronic Technical Manuals and Type I Instructions.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Planning

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190292BR

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