Here at Check Engine, we provide our readers with informative content, related to automotive repair, troubleshooting, and DIY, as well as mechanical automotive interest pieces. Given the technical and real-world-applicable nature of our content, accuracy is paramount.
An editor at Check Engine takes the articles that our writers produce and edits them to ensure quality and accuracy. This includes grammar, spelling, and syntax, as well as ensuring that the content is unique and properly researched for accuracy. An editor should have a firm grasp of both English and automotive technical knowledge. This knowledge will help you efficiently vet articles for accuracy, and easily identify questionable content.
Ensure articles meet content writing standards that are issued to our writers
Edit for grammar, spelling, and syntax
Verify unique (not plagiarized or spun) content
Fact check articles to ensure quality research and accurate presentation of facts
English degree or equivalent
A basic understanding of Search Engine Optimization practices
Professional experience in content editing
Automotive technical knowledge (does not need to be accredited, but must be demonstrable)
Spreadsheeting software, Word-processing software, English language, Writing for the web, SEO, Automotive technology