AECOM Senior Technical Writer and Editor in Germantown, Maryland

United States of America - Maryland, Germantown

Job Summary

  • Copyedits documents.

  • Proofreads documents for grammar and punctuation.

  • Checks tables and figures for editorial accuracy and consistency in document.

  • Substantive editing of complex, multi-author, or high-profile documents.

  • Management of complex, multi-author, multi-document projects.

  • Interviews authors as needed for additional information or clarification.

  • Develops project or document-specific style guides and editorial standards

  • Makes authoritative editorial and process decisions and recommendations.

  • Oversees development and maintenance of office editorial decisions.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, or related field or related experience

Ten or more years of experience writing and editing technical documents

Ability to work independently

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Marketing

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 203063BR

Additional Locations US - Arlington, VA - 2101 Wilson Boulevard - Suite 800

Clearance Required No

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.