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Serco Naval Technical Writer (Washington, DC) in Washington, District Of Columbia

Position Description

If you desire an opportunity to help the Navy and Military Sealift Command (MSC), Serco has a great opportunity for you! As an Naval Technical Writer, you will be on a team that is evaluating and managing the delivery of the latest in an established class of expeditionary seagoing vessels.

This position is contingent upon your ability to maintain/transfer your active Secret clearance pre-employment.

Serco supports the US Navy and MSC via a subcontract that leverages decades of experience with the acquisition and design of multiple ship platforms for both organizations.

You will be part of a team committed to providing demonstrated expertise in program management, engineering, logistics and post-delivery support. You will work closely with Government and industry professionals as well as shipbuilders and other support personnel. Bring your expertise and collaborative skills to make an impact towards our military defense and the safety of our sailors.

In this role, you will:

  • Support our Navy client by developing Navy-compliant technical manuals based on Vendor Furnished Information

  • Assist in the maintenance of ship configuration data


To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 5-7 years of Navy technical writing experience.

  • Must be able to obtain an active DoD Secret clearance pre-employment.

  • Must be US citizen.

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Ability to grasp technical / engineering data and assess it’s compliance with Navy technical manual standards

  • 10% travel required

Additional desired experience and skills:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering

  • Navy Provisioning experience

  • US Naval Shipbuilding, Amphibious Ship and/or Sealift Ship experience

If you are interested in supporting and working with our military and sailors and a passionate Serco team- then submit your application now for immediate consideration. It only takes a few minutes and could change your career!

Company Overview

Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. In North America, Serco’s 9,000+ employees strive to make an impact every day across 100+ sites in the areas of Defense, Citizen Services, and Transportation. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state, provincial and local governments, and commercial clients. While your place may look a little different depending on your role, we know you will find yours here. Wherever you work and whatever you do, we invite you to discover your place in our world. Serco is a place you can count on and where you can make an impact because every contribution matters.

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Candidates may be asked to present proof of identify during the selection process. If requested, this will require presentation of a government-issued I.D. (with photo) with name and address that match the information entered on the application. Serco will not take possession of or retain/store the information provided as proof of identity. For more information on how Serco uses your information, please see ourApplicant Privacy Policy and Notice ( .

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Serco is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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ID 62719

Recruiting Location : Location US-DC-Washington

Category Logistics

Position Type Full-Time

Security Clearance Secret

Telework No - Teleworking not available for this position

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