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Tech Writer II

Louisville, Colorado Contract Job ID: 2210150783
Estimated Duration: 12 months

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Description
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Technical Writer II, in Louisville, CO:

Are you passionate about creating clear documentation for highly complex systems? We may have the Tech Writer position you've been seeking! As a Tech Writer II, you will be using your skills and expertise to work with subject matter experts, to obtain an in-depth comprehension of a variety of systems necessary to meet the documentation specifications for our programs and proposals. These cover a very wide range, from advanced mission payloads and electronic systems through highly integrated aircraft to orbital and space exploration systems. You'll develop our operations/maintenance manuals, supplements, and related documentation utilizing engineering drawings, block diagrams, wiring diagrams, schematics, and CAD models. You'll host recurring internal and external documentation review conferences to solicit feedback from various teams for incorporation into future revisions.


Must-haves:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field of study and typically 3 or more years of relevant experience

    • A higher level degree may substitute for experience

    • Related experience may be considered in lieu of required education

  • Knowledge of technical writing principles, practices, and standards

  • Understanding of desktop publishing tools, including publishing features of Microsoft Word

  • Experience in other elements of Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Powerpoint) and Adobe
    publishing tools and editing, layout, and production of technical documents which
    include graphics, tables, and other embedded content

  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary design and development teams


 
Qualifications

Preferred:

  • Experience in transferring data from MS Word documents to other software applications, including Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)

  • Exposure to Configuration Management (CM) or Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) systems is helpful

  • Ability to plan and participate in Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL) preparation, technical documentation, test plans,  procedures, and technical or operations manuals

  • Experience preparing documentation with minimal input (written or verbal) from subject matter experts, such as design engineers and program managers, to prepare initial drafts and templates

  • Familiarity working with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of product and documentation requirements. Verify content meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience

  • Prior experience creating and maintaining documentation templates, layout guides, and graphics resources

  • Understanding of  internal technical reference documentation, including data libraries, training material, process/procedure guides

  • Knowledge of techniques for reviewing, editing, and formatting business proposals, product management documents, RFP responses, marketing communications, and other organizational documents as requested

  • Experience with Adobe FrameMaker

  • Background in the Aerospace and Defense Industry or DoD

More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit www.pdstech.com

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PDS Tech, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please click here or call 1-800-270-4737 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

The law requires PDS Tech, Inc. to post a notice describing the Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following links: EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law Supplement

PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

As a Federal Contractor, PDS Tech, Inc. is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.
For information please click on the following link: E-Verify