Technical Writer

Mnemonics, Inc - Melbourne, FL (30+ days ago)3.5


SUMMARY

Write explanatory and descriptive technical material for comprehension at various reading skill levels. Research pertinent specifications, vendor manuals, statements of work, commented listings, and other source material for formal technical documentation. Prepare, coordinate, and integrate technical illustrations and text. Develop outlines and write technical content for manuals, user guides, specifications, proposals, advertisements, brochures, and flyers.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

Two years technical academic training or equivalent experience. Must have a thorough command of the English language for both oral and written media. Must be familiar with and have a cursory knowledge of Government and Commercial Specifications and Standards for documentation requirements. Must have experience in government programs.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interpret complex technical data from circuit schematics, logic diagrams, mechanical drawings, programming flows, commented code, and other forms of source information.
  • Write complete and comprehensive operation and test procedures, theory of operations and functional descriptions, installation and maintenance instructions, and other explanatory and descriptive technical information.
  • Assist in the preparation of cost proposals for the preparation of technical publications and documentation.
  • Originate new and revised illustrations such as graphs, charts, diagrams, simplified schematics, and functional flow diagrams to support written and spoken discussions.
  • Coordinate artistic and photographic representations of technical subjects for inclusion in published documentation.
  • Proof and edit typed copy to ensure accuracy and fidelity to original input or draft.
  • Perform other duties that may be assigned by supervisor or management.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Requires 5-8 years experience and Associate Degree in Engineering (BS preferred)

Avionics Qualifications Testing Required

MUST HAVE KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE USING DOORS REQUIREMENTS MANAGEMENT TOOL.

MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE IN GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $30.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Technical Writing: 5 years

Education:

  • Associate

Required work authorization:

  • United States