Technical Writer Editor Job in RIDGECREST, CA

Vacancy No. NE71083-04-1998314P0XXXXXXE Department Naval Air Systems Command
Salary $56,075.00 to $80,282.00 Grade 03 to 03
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 8/11/2017 Close Date 9/30/2017
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)
  • Open & closing dates

    2017-08-11 to 2017-09-30

  • Salary

    $56,075 to $80,282 / per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    DA 03

  • Series

    1083 Technical Writing And Editing

  • Appointment type


  • Work schedule

    Full Time

  • Job announcement number


  • Control number



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Job Overview

Job Overview


The Navy and Marine Corps team offers innovative, exciting and meaningful work linking military and civilian talents to achieve our mission and safeguard our freedoms. Department of the Navy provides competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and extensive professional development and training. From pipefitters to accountants, scientists to engineers, doctors to nurses-the careers and opportunities to make a difference are endless. Civilian careers-where purpose and patriotism unite!

The selectee for this position serves as a Technical Writer-Editor in the Technical Data Branch, Logistics Product Data Division, Aviation Readiness and Resource Analysis Department, China Lake, CA.

THIS IS AN EXPEDITED HIRING AUTHORITY ANNOUNCEMENT.  The Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) FY 2009 provides that the Secretary of Defense can designate acquisition positions as shortage positions and recruit and appoint highly qualified persons to these positions.  This announcement is open to accept resumes from candidates interested in helping the Department of the Navy meet our mission requirements for the acquisition of systems, equipment and facilities.

This is a public notice announcement; under this recruitment procedure, each location/installation, identified in this public notice will make selections for vacancies as they occur. There may or may not be actual/projected vacancies at the time you submit your application. Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

These positions are being filled under Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA) for acquisition positions located at Department of Navy installations identified in this public notice. Positions may be filled as permanent with a full-time work schedule. Pay will vary by geographic location.

NOTE: Notices of Results (NORs) will not be sent to applicants who apply to this announcement.  Please do not contact us about your status.  If you are hired, you will notified. 


·        Provide editing support on documentation and presentations materials.

·        Responsible for creating the technical manual or revising a current technical manual for any new guidance that is implemented.

·        Documenting, transcribing and distributing meeting minutes.

·        Creating and implementing AV-8B style guides and templates utilizing Microsoft Word.

·        Managing and tracking document life-cycles.

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Travel is dependent upon position description and availability of funding.

Relocation Authorized

  • No

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

United States Citizens

Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department of the Navy

Naval Air Systems Command


DON Employment EIC
Phone: (800)378-4559
TDD: 858-577-5723


1 Administration Circle
China Lake

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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