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Technical Writer - Manufacturing Industry - Wilmington, NC

Job Description:

One of the world’s leaders in materials science, our client has an opening for a Technical Writer to work on a team at our client site in Wilmington, NC.  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.

PURPOSE OF POSITION: 
• Primarily responsible for collecting the technical inputs from the project techs and engineers to document the process equipment machine specs, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and Job Safety Analysis (JSAs) documents. 
• Writes, rewrites and/or edits these documents to communicate clearly and effectively the technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences. 
• May require tracking of commitments by others to ensure information is collected in a timely manner. 
• Acquires subject knowledge by interviewing project personnel, observing performance of production methods, referring to technical specifications, blueprints, and engineering illustrations. 
• Formats the information acquired to fit within the client’s standard Process Management System, typically in Microsoft Word. 
• Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams, and charts. 
• Conducts quality review of materials. 

REQUIREMENTS: 
• Education: Technical Writer Certificate strongly desired, degree requirements vary - minimum of 2 year degree preferred. 
• Experience: 3-5 years minimum Technical Writing, preferably in a manufacturing environment, technical understanding of equipment 

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 
• Position is based in Wilmington. Travel will be required on occasion to Concord or other client locations in North Carolina to work with the process equipment designers. 
• Miscellaneous activities relating to Microsoft Suite. 

SKILLS USED: 
• Proficient in use of Microsoft Word - required 
• Proficient in use of Microsoft Excel - required 
• Proficient in use of Microsoft Project - desired 
• Is well organized 
• Communicates well, verbally and written 

PREFERRED SOFT SKILLS: 
• Self-Starter - Engineers and Techs avoid / procrastinate doing documentation until forced to do so. The Tech Writer must be comfortable pulling the information from key experts. 
• Multi-tasking - They will be working on several machines, process areas, etc. at once and must be able to keep all the balls in the air. 


Job ID:
353675

Dept ID:
10601

Location:
Wilmington, NC
United States of America

Industry:
Online / Full App

Job Type:
Temp Position
Folder Group ID
258

Posted Date:1/23/2019

Domain:arna

Contact: melanie.delaney@advantageresourcing.com

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Job Title: Technical Writer - Manufacturing Industry

Location: Wilmington, NC

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 353675

Posted Date: 1/23/2019

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