Project Support Specialist
Opening in Colorado Springs, CO
Are you looking for a new challenge where you can put your project coordination, technical writing, and document formatting and editing skills to use in a fast-paced environment with an organization that values personal initiative?
LSC Transportation Consultants, Inc. (LSC), a smaller, well-established transportation engineering and planning firm, is seeking a Project Support Specialist (PSS) for our office in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The PSS will provide both the traffic engineering and transit planning teams with multidisciplinary support functions that result in best-in-class proposals, reports, project coordination, and administrative functions.
The PSS is responsible for supporting and coordinating project activities, including report and proposal editing and production, workflow coordination, client communication and coordination, scheduling and updating project work activities, and general office administration functions. The PSS coordinates and helps prepare client reports and proposal submissions through use of excellent technical writing, editing, document formatting, and proofreading skills, as well as desktop publishing abilities. The PSS will help us continuously improve report and proposal formatting, graphics, style, and overall quality.
Our ideal candidate will have five years of related experience in a similar work setting coupled with superior verbal and written communication skills; excellent grammar, editing, writing, and proofreading capabilities; ability to work under pressure and deliver according to unpredictable and often overlapping deadlines; comfort taking direction from multiple people to execute assigned tasks with minimal supervision; and extensive experience using desktop publishing, document formatting tools, and graphics design/layout software.
This is a full-time position with excellent benefits, competitive pay, opportunity for employee stock ownership, and a flexible work schedule. LSC strives to provide an interesting and rewarding work environment for our valued employees. At LSC, employees work as a team, based upon strong personal and professional relationships. Employees are valued for their contributions, and personal initiative is encouraged and rewarded. We support a balance of work and life, including flexibility in work schedules to accommodate family responsibilities.
To apply, please email your professional resume, cover letter, three professional references, and a work example (report, memo, brochure, ad, or document, for which you were the primary author) to: email@example.com by April 1st, 2019. In the email subject line, put “PSS Application.”
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