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Lise Johnston

Work from Home Office Help, Typing, Proofreading, Editing, Word Processing


Extensive editing, proofreading and writing experience working as a word processing operator for Boeing Canada and also working as a senior desktop publisher for the Auditor General of Canada. Over twenty years experience.

Extensive expertise in all areas of office work.

I have all the necessary word processing programs to edit, proofread and write on my MacBook Air. My system is OS X Yosemite. My system is up to date at all times. If there is a program which I don't have  I will  install  it immediately. Express scribe is installed on my Mac.

I am available immediately and will work as many hours as necessary. I can be counted upon at all times. I will meet required turnaround times consistently. As a retired woman I am prepared to work as much as possible.

Work experience

Mar 1997Nov 2011

Senior Desktop Publisher/Word Processing

Office of the Auditor General of Canada

Responsible for the preparation and editing of audit reports and general office correspondence and reports, etc. In charge of accepting assignments and distributing to staff in the unit. Provided support to Administrative Assistants in the Office and provided problem solving skills to other desktop publishers, Involved in the publishing of audit reports from beginning to final material to send for printing. Provided  proofreading for all the work in the unit.

Jan 1988Feb 1997

Senior Word Processing Operator

Boeing Canada Limited

Responsible for editing aircraft manuals for several users. Typing original documents and making editing as required. Provided assistance to fellow word processing operators and illustrators for various projects related to aircraft manuals. Also distributed work to other word processing operators. Provided administrative assistant support to the Manager of the Division. Trained new word processing operators in the procedures for completing the input and editing of manuals. Proofread my own work as well as the final product of all the other word processing operators in the unit.


Sep 1969Jun 1970

Advanced Diploma - Office Procedures

High School of Commerce

Advanced Office Assistant, Typing, Proofreading, Editing, Transcription, English Grammar and Punctuation.

Sep 1964Sep 1968

High School Diploma

Notre Dame Convent

Business and Office Procedures. Typing, transcribing, editing, proofreading and general office procedures