The successful candidate for Junior Desktop Publisher must be dependable and thorough in their work; will collect and organize information required for the preparation of military technical reports, technical publications, and other technical documentation; will be responsible for conferring with technical writers, technical illustrators, and logistic analysts in developing publications; will ensure all deliverables meet contract/customer requirements; will assign tracking sheets to publications and work packages and maintain all hardcopy and electronic files, especially the master copies; will be knowledgeable of the publication processes, including maintaining hardcopies of the latest applicable military specifications and understanding their impact; will be responsible for integrating text, art, and tables into publications; will be responsible for proofreading all materials produced to ensure material meets established standards for format and editorial content, prior to sending to the editor or quality control person; will provide input to develop and maintain project milestone schedules; and will prepare printing instructions for copy reproduction. Desktop Publisher will participate in Validation and Verifications of technical documentation and technical manuals supporting military vehicles and support equipment and should be familiar with Military Technical Manuals (TMs), Depot Maintenance Work Requirements (DMWRs), National Maintenance Work Requirements (NMWRs), Maintenance Work Orders (MWOs), and Engineering Improvement Report (EIR) Digest Articles. May be assigned collateral duties in support of program(s).
Must have High School Diploma or equivalent and (2) year's specialized experience.
Must be able to work in a team environment with customers, Technical Writers, Provisioners, and Logisticians to complete assigned tasks.
Must have working knowledge of PC’s to include working with Microsoft Office and Adobe software products.
Must have knowledge of military publications and specifications such as MIL-STD-40051A, MIL-STD-40051B, and MILHDBK-1222C.
Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.
Ability to read, write and speak English functionally.
VSE Corporation - 2 years ago
VSE brings military hand-me-downs back into fashion. The company provides engineering, testing, and logistics services for the US Army,...