Posted February 28, 2023

Editorial Assistant – U.S. Geological Survey / Science Publishing Network


Lafayette, LA; Denver, CO; Nashville, TN; Northborough, MA; and Rolla, MO


Want to edit technical scientific reports for the USGS, the science arm of the U.S. Department of the Interior?

The USGS provides science for a changing world with investigative research on wildlife, water quality and quantity, land use, natural hazards, ecosystems, energy and mineral resources, and more.

As an editorial assistant with the USGS, you would be helping to edit, copyedit, fact check, format, apply templates and styles, generate XML files, and manage publications through a digital workflow and review process.

This is our entry position for a technical editing career path, typically with lots of opportunity for growth and advancement. Federal benefits and retirement.

Onsite or Hybrid work: position has telework privileges but must report to the office multiple days per pay period.

Applications open March 3 and close March 16. Apply at

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