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Technical Writer I (2-3 Months) - Santa Barbara, CA

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One of the world’s leaders in materials science, our client has an opening for a Technical Writer in Santa Barbara, CA. Imagine everything that you could learn to advance your career while working at a company with a 166–year track record of creating life-changing inventions.  This position seeks talented candidates who will put the customer at the center of everything they do.  Inquire about this opportunity and you could end up on a diverse and inclusive team where you’ll not only be valued but feel inspired to give your all to get the job done.

Working Hours: Monday - Friday; 8am - 5pm 

• 2-3 month assignment to update all procedures and migrate to a document control software system 
• Work with engineers and production staff to gather accurate information for procedures. 
• Transcribe physical manufacturing practices into standard operating procedures. 
• Create LEAN documentation that is clearly organized, understandable, error-free, and grammatically correct. 
• Develop Microsoft Word and Excel templates for lot travelers, forms, checklists etc. 
• Release documents using EtQ Document Control software. 
• Work to a team project plan and due dates 
• Archive hard and soft copies of previous revision procedures and forms 
• Produces products that conform to the company documentation and quality assurance standards. 
• Works on problems of limited scope. Follows standard practices in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained. 
• Recommends formats responsive to technical and customer requirements. 
• Contact with others is primarily internal. 

Education / Experience 
• Associate Degree or related experience in engineering documentation field with a minimum of two or more years of technical writing experience 

Required Skills 
• Strong verbal and written communications, as well as proofreading 
• Should possess strong skills in Microsoft Word and Excel spreadsheets 
• Ability to stream-line practices into lean procedures 
• Ability to watch a process and then translate to a written procedure 
• Ability to incorporate photos in Microsoft Word 
• Must be familiar with manufacturing environment 
• Ability to stand for long periods of time in clean room environment 
• Ability to sit and work at a computer for extended periods of time 
• Ability to climb one flight of stairs multiple times through-out work day 

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Santa Barbara, CA
United States of America

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Posted Date:10/12/2018



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Job Title: Technical Writer I (2-3 Months)

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 343041

Posted Date: 10/12/2018

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