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Scott D. | Elance
 
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Scott D.

Professional Editing and Proofreading
   United States
  |   Covington, GA
  |  12:01 pm Local Time

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Overview

My 25+ years of experience as a Telecommunications Technician means you’ll get an experienced professional who understands the importance of keeping your projects on time and scope, and within budget.

My many years of constantly upgrading my skill set on current technology and implementing new equipment, allows me to bring to your team, analytical, efficient and precise research abilities. You won’t waste any time bringing me ‘up to speed’, I know right where to go to get you the best, most current information to support your writing and...

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• Web Research
• Article Writing
• Technical Writing
• Adobe Photoshop
• Adobe Lightroom
• Proofreading

Service Description

Proofreading
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Your materials will be professionally and rigorously proofread with suggested changes highlighted in Microsoft Word using the “Track Changes” feature. (Other options available if you prefer, just ask.)

In addition to simply proofreading, you will benefit from my 25+ year’s experience as a manager and technician in the electronics and technology field.

As a result, your materials will be proofed not only for spelling and grammatical errors, but also with respect to context. Nothing is quite as embarrassing (in the written word) as a contextual mistake and you benefit from my broad knowledge and attention to detail to ensure this doesn’t happen in your materials.

Editing
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During my 25+ years in electronics and telecommunications, while producing numerous technical reports, I honed my skill and understanding of this particular style of writing.

My extensive background allows me to maintain the integrity of the technical tone while proofreading and editing your technical manuals. Not only will any misspellings and/or grammatical errors be corrected, but any contextual errors, as well.

I am committed to getting your project done quickly, efficiently and within your budget.

Online/Google Research
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A successful report, presentation or marketing campaign, depends heavily on good, quality research and analysis.

Unfortunately, too many researchers give you back a ton of information, poorly organized...

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Employment

Atlanta Communications Company
System Technician
2008 - Present
Perform maintenance on Public Safety Systems including three Microwave Radio communications systems. Perform system-wide software and hardware upgrades for the City of Atlanta's communications...
H-Plane, Inc.
Owner/President
2005 - Present
Owner/President. My company provides Microwave Radio communications system maintenance, troubleshooting and repair.
Procomm Telecommunications
Senior Field Engineer
2002 - 2005
Installed and implemented numerous Microwave Radio communications links. Trained other technicians on equipment installation, configuration and testing. Management of several communication projects.
Teligent, Inc
Tech 3
1999 - 2001
Implemented over 25 Microwave Radio communications links used for small business voice and data service. Completed the turn up and testing of the above links. Troubleshooting and repair of the...
ProComm Telecommunications
Senior Field Engineer
1994 - 1999
Installed and implemented numerous Microwave Radio communications links. Trained other technicians on the installation, configuration and testing of the above equipment. Management of several...

Education

Arkansas College of Technology
Associate of Applied Science
1979 - 1981
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Editing/Proofreading
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Adobe Lightroom
Telecommunications
Electronics Technician
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