Production Editor - COM001251

Saskatoon, SK

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Job Description
Employment Type:  Permanent Full-time
:  SK-Rgna-Regina   
:  023 Energy and Resources
Salary Range:  $27.567 - $34.548 Hourly
Grade:  SGEU.08.


The Saskatchewan Geological Survey Branch with the Ministry of Energy and Resources has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a highly-motivated individual with excellent interpersonal, co-operative and leadership skills to fill the position of Production Editor.

You will be responsible to establish guidelines for the preparation and publication of technical reports by geoscientists within the ministry as well of other researchers. You will develop and implement desktop publishing and digital cartographic procedures, GIS formats and guidelines for geoscience publications.   Working in close collaboration with staff, you will ensure the reports are prepared in a timely manner, review for consistency and clarity, and ensure they are technically correct. You will coordinate the printing and external report production contracts and ensure contracts specifications are met.

Job Requirements
The successful candidate will require knowledge of geosciences terminology and concepts as well as the use of appropriate grammar, syntax, spelling and vocabulary. You will have the ability to write and/or edit a variety of communication material ensuring document content is accurate and tone and style is appropriate. We are looking for someone with the ability to get work done through others, taking into consideration priorities, employees’ workloads and skills. You will also be well-organized and flexible and able to turn items around on short notice in order to meet deadlines without compromising quality of work.

Typically, the knowledge for this position would be obtained through a degree in Geosciences (or a related area) and relevant experience.

We are committed to workplace diversity.
Hours of Work: A - SGEU Office 36 - one day off every two weeks
Number of Openings: 1
Closing Date: Mar 2, 2021, 12:59:00 AM