Technical Writer

AECOM - Virginia Beach, VA (30+ days ago)3.7

Maintains and organizes departmental documentation and contract deliverables for the Combined Tactical Training Ranges (CTTR) Engineering Team.

Writes, develops, and edits documents, captures and inputs engineering project data, updates project documentation, and maintains document control

Develops, writes and edits material for reports, manuals, briefs, proposals, instruction books, and technical and administrative publications with work methods and procedure for installation, operation, and maintenance of equipment in support of the CTTR.

Observes Engineering Operations and Maintenance activities to develop procedures, and documents and develops detailed work instructions.

Provides Configuration Management support for CTTR Engineering, Operations and Maintenance Teams.

Develops, implements, and maintains documentation in accordance with the Engineering Processes and Engineering and Configuration Management Plan.

Reviews Engineering documentation for accuracy and completeness throughout product development, and upon implementation of system additions and/or enhancements.

Reviews, reports, and confers with Engineering and Configuration Management on document configuration changes.

Provides recommendations to streamline processes, enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the Engineering program.

Completes, and reports upon periodic record compliance reviews.

Maintains and oversees Engineering team training and records.

Develops document templates to standardize and streamline Engineering product deliverables.


Minimum Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent required

Ability to create and develop documentation for submittal/publication

Excellent computer/data input skills using Adobe Acrobat & Microsoft Office Products; Word, Outlook, Excel, and Power Point

Strong communication and organizational skills

Speak, read, and write English required

Configuration Management Training

Quality Management and Safety Awareness Training

Working Knowledgeable of Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Publication and Filing Systems.

Possess a valid state issued driver's license.

Possess and maintain a Secret government security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

Associates degree or higher in writing field, or related discipline preferred

Advanced college-level technical writing courses

Working knowledge of SharePoint Web Page Development

Experience with Microsoft Visio and/or AutoCAD

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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