Copy Editor

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Azule Staffing
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Copy Editor
Summary: Temporary Position

Shift: 7:00-3:00

Job Purpose & Responsibilities:
Electronically or hard copy proofread customer information within manufacturing specifications for all product lines in a timely and accurate manner
Must be able to proof either against an original document or blind' (without checking against another source)
Must be skilled in written English
Ensure spelling, grammar, sentence structure, punctuation capitalization and style are accurate and consistent
Check to make sure page numbers, headings and captions are correct
Be sure photos and illustrations are correctly captioned
Must be able to add/delete words, phrases or sentences to improve text readability
Must be detailed oriented
Self-motivation and ability to concentrate for long periods of time is a necessity
Requires a basic knowledge of company functions, product capacities, manufacturing and marketing policies
Must be able to clearly and concisely question any unclear specifications
Will properly prioritize work to maintain quality standards
Must have basic product, production and plant knowledge
Must have the ability to analyze and make recommendations to management

Job Duties, Competencies, and Skills:
High School diploma required as well as excellent spelling, grammar and knowledge of style.
Bachelor's degree in English, journalism or a related field a plus.
Must be able to communicate well with others;
Must be able to resolve questions/concerns quickly and efficiently;
Must be able to stay calm and focused when dealing with others;
Must be able to work a reasonable amount of overtime as required