University of Utah Job Description
Reviews manuscripts for consistency and style and makes suggestions for improvement, clarity, force and conciseness in keeping with University standards.
Bachelor's degree in liberal arts or a related field, or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); two years professional editing experience of three or more scholarly manuscripts; demonstrated oral and written communications skills; and good typing and public relations skills required. A complete understanding of English syntax and all matters of correct grammar; and a commitment to providing excellent customer service also required.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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