HNTB Technical Editor-Part Time in Oakland, California
What We're Looking For
Under general supervision responsible for the editing, formatting and quality reviews of client deliverables to ensure consistency in written project materials. Create templates in Microsoft Word for reports, environmental documents, meeting minutes, fact sheets, etc. Work directly with technical staff to develop accurate content for deliverables and to deliver the message in the most effective way.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Perform technical edit of documents using AP Style.
Edit and format content written by others, ensuring consistency in writing style/voice, formatting and approach throughout various documents using AP Style.
Develop templates in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.
Format Microsoft Word and PowerPoint documents.
Design graphics for project deliverables – ranges from tables/charts in Word to maps in Illustrator/In Design.
Perform quality reviews of written deliverables.
Work with technical staff to write content for client deliverables.
Interact with HNTB staff to create initial materials, concepts, and ideas that conform to client needs and timelines.
Design and perform preliminary layout of various materials including flyers, exhibit boards, newsletters, report covers and other printed materials.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
2+ years of technical editing/writing experience.
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and deadlines.
Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite, SharePoint, PAC3, and other communications-related software.
Familiar with AP Style.
Knowledge of ADA-compliant documents (508 compliance).
Experience in Architecture/Engineering (A/E) fields.
Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Art, Graphic Design or related area.
Proficient with Microsoft Office.
What You'll Need
Research data sources, gathers data, and conducts analysis of data for use in projects.
Identifies planning and analysis strategies using tools such as GIS, traffic, or safety software to manipulate data, assess scenarios, and perform project analysis.
Investigates, evaluates, and provides recommendations on planning processes and technical solutions that best meet the project needs.
Leads aspects of internal and external coordination with project team members, including other discipline areas involved with the project.
Participates in client meetings and interactions.
Leads preparation of maps, exhibits, and presentation materials for projects.
Conducts or directs research on issues, policies, and concepts pertaining to planning, and formulates recommendations.
Participates in the development of conceptual planning alternatives for urban and transportation planning projects
Writes major sections of and leads production of plans, studies, reports, and environmental documents for transportation and infrastructure projects.
Participates in public process and stakeholder facilitation.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Engineering, or related field and 4 years related professional experience
Master's Degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Engineering, or related field and 3 years of relevant experience
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