21 days old

Technical Writer

Kelly Services
Sterling Heights, MI 48311
Technical Writer

Kelly Government Solutions is currently seeking Technical Writer to support a top Defense Contractor on long-term contract opportunity. If you, or someone you know, maybe interested please apply online or send your resume to Bruce Vongsalack @

+ Creates and revises complex technical documentation to support the marketing, operation, repair, and maintenance of company products.

+ Ensures documents conform to company and government standards and specifications and language usage principles.

+ Creates and revises technical documentation using state-of-the-art publishing software technology including product descriptions, detailed functional descriptions, operating procedures, fault isolation, maintenance and repair procedures, illustrated parts breakdown IPB , miscellaneous reports, proposals, marketing literature, or other technical documentation pertaining to company products.

+ Ensures compliance with customer requirements, government specifications, engineering standards, and language usage principles.

+ Researches and consults with engineering staff on systems and equipment to create and revise technical documentation.

+ Analyzes and interprets engineering drawings and other technical data to translate information into technical documentation

+ May assist project writer with validating written procedures for equipment.

+ Evaluates illustrations and graphics to determine how to best utilize them within the documentation.

+ Requests the creation of new illustrations/graphics or changes to existing illustrations/graphics.

+ Participate in evaluating project requirements by providing input into time and cost estimates.

+ Assist with overall design of technical documentation by providing input to format and style.

+ Maintains up-to-date knowledge of industry trends, practices, and applications.

+ Maintains a safe work environment and ensures compliance with safety objectives and policies.

+ Working knowledge of hydraulics, mechanics, electronics, and system operations to write technical documentation.

+ Working knowledge of publication software.

+ Understand and translate engineering designs into understandable language for non-engineers and to write documentation while still maintaining the desired meaning.

+ Write technical documentation of limited scope and complexity, engage in problem solving discussions with cross-functional team members, provide guidance to cross-functional team members, and ensure documents are produced on time.

+ Keen concentration, attention to detail, and command of the English language.

+ XML Authoring Tool Experience e.g. Arbortext Epic Editor and Oxygen software MS Office Tools/Suite Word, Excel, PowerPoint required

+ Access a plus Adobe Acrobat Professional PDF Software proficient for use of illustration markups; or use of a similar PDF electronic markup tool

+ Experienced Mechanical/Electrical/Operator Writer

+ Experienced with the defense industry or automotive industry

+ Validation/Verification, on-vehicle experience a plus

+ Content Management System CMS experience a plus

+ Customer Interaction/Customer Service skills

+ College or High School Diploma or Equivalent (with field experiences)

+ Must be U.S. Citizen

+ Must be able to pass background check and drug screening

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**About Kelly** ****

Kelly connects talented people to companies in need of their skills in areas including Science, Engineering, Education, Office, Contact Center, Light Industrial, and more. Were always thinking about whats next in the evolving world of work, and we help people ditch the script on old ways of thinking and embrace the value of all workstyles in the workplace. We directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world, and we connect thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners in our outsourcing and consulting practice.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2021-02-05 Expires: 2021-03-08

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