Current Job Opportunity

Technical Writer and Editor

Washington, DC
Career Level
Delon Hampton & Associates, Chartered a minority-owned, professional consulting engineering services firm headquartered in Washington, DC, currently has an excellent opportunity for a talented and experienced Technical Writer & Editor.


  • Review current PIM, SOPs, and guidance documents;
  • Prepare/create SOPs and guidance documents;
  • Collaborate with PICO staff and other client offices to collect lessons learned and update the PIM;
  • Review other policy documents and coordination to update PIMs;
  • Collaborate with project teams to support preparing written materials, including annotated outlines, graphics, drafts, and final versions of documents;
  • Constructively participate in focus groups, brainstorming sessions, information-gathering meetings and interviews, observations, and other meetings;
  • Participate in regular conference calls with the Task Manager to discuss planning, strategies, objectives, and to report on documentation progress;
  • Submit all material produced by the Consultant on behalf of the client, as requested. All materials produced under this contract will be the property of the client.
  • Comply with the client and Consultant quality programs;
  • Ensure quality reviews are conducted for all project deliverables before delivery to the client;
  • Ensure project tasks are completed within the agreed upon schedule;
  • Respond to client questions and requests regarding the work completed for this task order;
  • Prepare and maintain a comment and response matrix for each controlled controlled document; and
  • Resolve and formally respond to client's review comments.

Background and Experience Required

  • A minimum level of five (5) years of experience in technical writing, preferably for infrastructure planning and/or engineering projects;
  • Experience in organizing technical information to document standards, rules, SOPs, and handbooks;
  • Background in quality management and quality documentation;
  • Ability to extract information from key stakeholders, and to communicate the information in written form;
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Word and experience with SharePoint Library Management; and
  • Strong verbal, written, and electronic communication skills.

Special Instructions

When applying, please reference position title in email subject line.

Delon Hampton & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer for VEVRAA protected veterans and all other protected classes. DHA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. We encourage minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled individuals to apply. Click here for EEO law and policy in English. Click here for EEO law and policy in Spanish.

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