Technical Writer

The Marlin Alliance San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 2 months ago

The Marlin Alliance Inc. is seeking a Technical Writer with experience providing support to multiple teams. The position will support the Civilian Human Resource Organization with our Navy customer in San Diego. Anticipated travel is minimal. Salary is commensurate with experience. The candidate must have or be able to obtain a DoD Secret clearance.

Established in 2002, The Marlin Alliance, Inc. a woman-owned small business provides transformation consulting, professional services, and technical support to government, military, healthcare, telecommunications, and utility industry clients.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as Technical Writer and Editor supporting the Civilian Human Resource organization

  • Proofread and edit various documents for Director Civilian Human Resource (DCHR) and Program Managers (PMs)

  • Contribute to writing/editing NAVWAR instructions and factsheets

  • Draft general Human Resource announcements to command

  • Assist with conducting data calls from DCHR to Human Resource Directors (HRDs)

  • Gather input and assist with producing Managers Internal Control (MIC) reports

  • Gather information for Inspector General (IG) Inspection responses and assist with producing metrics

  • Assist with DCHR special projects research, writing, editing

Qualifications (Education, Experience, Skills)


  • Excellent oral and written communications skills, organizational and workload management, interpersonal, and teambuilding skills are required.

  • Proven ability to work with a variety of systems, sources of data, and analytic tools.

  • Ability to use standard MS office software; working knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint is required.

  • An active SECRET clearance or the ability to obtain a SECRET security clearance is required.


  • Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, Human Resources, Business Management, or equivalent experience is preferred.

  • Experience working with Human Resources and analytics is preferred.

  • Familiarity with metrics and statistics is preferred.

Work Environment and Mental/Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.

  • Typical office environment with no unusual hazards.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

  • Constant sitting while using the computer terminal.

  • Constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents.

  • Constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication.

  • Occasional reaching, stooping, kneeling, or crouching may be required.

  • Occasional lifting up to 20 pounds.

  • Constant use of mental alertness.

  • Frequent work under deadlines.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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Technical Writer

The Marlin Alliance