Job Details

Technical Writer/Editor

Employer

Adecco

Published

2017-08-11

Closes

 

Location

Rancho Bernardo, California, United States

Category

Engineering

Type

Full-time

Description

TAD PGS INC. is currently seeking a Technical Writer for one of clients in Rancho Bernardo, CA. Company Description: Our Client is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems. Job Responsibilities: *Responsible for researching, documenting and developing detailed operator, maintenance and troubleshooting procedures, checklists, technical specifications, alert bulletins, training materials and other procedures and reports. *Ensures final materials clearly and effectively communicate the technical information and data to appropriate audiences; ensures documents are developed in accordance with the requested specifications; and collects and accumulates appropriate technical information through researching and analyzing technical data and publications, test plans, design specifications/documentation, software description documents, engineering documents and by interviewing technical experts. *Researches, documents and develops detailed operator, maintenance and troubleshooting procedures, checklists, technical specifications, alert bulletins, training materials and other procedures and reports. *Collects and accumulates appropriate technical information through researching and analyzing technical data and publications, engineering drawings, test procedures, design specifications/documentation, software description documents, engineering documents and by interviewing technical experts. *Ensures documents are developed in accordance with the requested specifications and contractual requirements, including development of any necessary illustrations, photographs, or other graphic representations. *Ensures final materials clearly and effectively communicate the technical information and data. *Coordinates technical document reviews and approval signatures, which may include appropriate security classification prior to document distribution. *Responsible for observing all laws, regulations, and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company. *Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating practices and procedures. Basic Hiring Criteria: *High school diploma or equivalent. *Minimum 1 year of verifiable experience as a technical writer. *Must include sample technical writings. Desired Qualifications: *Demonstrate a basic technical understanding of military or commercial systems and technical writing/editing practices and standards, as well as have knowledge of the documentation of technical manuals and documentation. *Knowledge of computer-based tools in the production of technical documentation.