District of Columbia
Open: January 28, 2019 - February 11, 2019
Duration: 6 Months
The Congressional Research Service (CRS), a service unit of the Library of Congress, works exclusively for the United States Congress providing policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of both the House and Senate, regardless of party affiliation.
The ideal candidate must have experience preparing and reviewing documents in a publishing or related setting. The candidate must also possess the necessary organizational skills to establish timelines for due dates, and track the progress.
The selectee for this temporary position will review CRS products to ensure they meet approved editorial and publishing standards; correct style and formatting inconsistencies in document source files; check for discrepancies between multiple formats of CRS products; use specified systems to track CRS products and workflow; publish technical updates to CRS products using a customized Microsoft Word- and XML-based Authoring and Publishing (A&P) system; and provide conversion support to convert and republish documents for posting online. Previous related experience as an editor is required.
U.S. Citizenship is also required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract for this particular position.
How to Apply: Interested candidates should email a federal style resume, copies of college transcripts, and a cover letter to email@example.com, by February 11, 2019. Please provide all dates of work experience (Month and Year), along with the amount of hours performed at each occupational listing.
For complete posting details go to, https://www.loc.gov/item/careers/quality-assurance-editor-temporary-2/.