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Recruitment Announcement - Technical Writer/Editor

Recruitment Announcement

Science/Technical Writer

The Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology (CNST) at NIST in Gaithersburg, MD is seeking a technical writer with a physical science degree and demonstrated experience in technical writing. The person will work collaboratively with CNST's science and engineering staff, its graphic artist, and its management to communicate the results of its research projects. Core responsibilities include: writing and communications, editing scientific documents, manuscripts, and web content; organizing some programs and reports; and crafting outreach events and media. The person will report to, and work closely with, CNST's Deputy Director. Salary will commensurate with the highest degree earned and experience.

This job is ideal for a candidate who enjoys being on the cutting edge of research, is stimulated by a diverse portfolio of topics, and cares about engaging others with scientific research. If interested, please send an expression of interest in the form of a resume and cover letter toCNSTJobs [at] ( CNSTJobs[at]nist[dot]gov).

NIST is an agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce. The Department of Commerce is an Equal Opportunity Employer. US citizenship is required.

Created September 11, 2015, Updated November 1, 2019