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At Fred Hutch, we believe that the innovation, collaboration, and rigor that result from diversity and inclusion are critical to our mission of eliminating cancer and related diseases. We seek employees who bring different and innovative ways of seeing the world and solving problems. Fred Hutch is in pursuit of becoming an anti-racist organization. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates hired share our commitment to diversity, anti-racism, and inclusion.
The Technical Editor II/III position will provide support to the Director of the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, the Principal Investigator of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network Laboratory Center, and the Director of the Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division, within the planning, writing, editing and production of a variety of scientific, technical and executive documents. Project activities will include organization, production, editing and finalization of highly specialized technical and scientific material for publication, including manuscripts for scientific journals, grant applications, presentations, and communications, etc. This will involve written text, formatting and scientific graphics/illustration and will require oversight to ensure that all materials meet established guidelines and standards of appearance and content.
This person will work under limited supervision and use discretion within existing guidelines and standards; final review/authorization of materials will be made by the supervisor and/or her designated scientific staff.
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism in your career or that will be made through your work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.