Share |

Technical Writers

Syndicate content
The 10 newest technicalwriter Jobs Listed on JSfirm.com
Updated: 44 weeks 1 day ago

Flight Manual Author

September 16, 2016 - 4:21pm
PDS Tech, Inc. Wichita, Kansas:


PDS is seeking an Technical Writer - Flight Manual Author for an open position in Wichita, KS:
Qualificaitons should include
  • Experience writing technical manuals for military and commercial/private sector .Experience in Creation & Updating of Maintenance Manual is must
  • Requires an understanding of engineering data, with a strong ability to research and analyze engineering
  • drawings, configuration changes by Aircraft Serial number, compatibility with options, and product families
  • Experience in Creation & Updating of Maintenance Manual is must
  • Experience in XML/SGML markup, desktop publishing (Arbortext, Adobe, etc.), Framemaker experience a plus
  • Technical Writing, Engineering Drawing/Parts List, Functional Test/Rigging Spec interpretation.
  • Knowledge of Imbedded Graphs, Tables and Procedural Skills.





Education:
  • Mechanical or Technical Associates or Bachelors Degree, with some Aircraft related experience, with demonstrated aircraft and/?or mechanical aptitude with a minimum of 10+ year's aircraft maintenance experience.
  • Knowledge of Imbedded Graphs, Tables and Procedural Skills.
  • A&P License added advantage.


For immediate consideration please send your resume to:
cecjwichita@pdstech.com
Or call 316-729-1800

This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination.
PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests.
PDS Tech, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:
  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position


PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, check out http://www.pdstech.com/
$$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$
We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses! Contact a recruiter for details To find a recruiter near you, look at our Branch Locator. For questions, email support@pdstech.com

This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination. PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests. PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including: - Health insurance - Paid holidays - Weekly payroll - Immediate 401(k) eligibility - Completion Bonuses - Training ** Please note that availability of benefits may vary by position PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, go to - http://www.pdstech.com $$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$ We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses! Contact a recruiter for details. To find a recruiter near you, check out our Branch Locator - http://www.pdstech.com/pds_locations.htm
Categories: Jobs

MM Author

September 16, 2016 - 4:21pm
PDS Tech, Inc. Wichita, Kansas:


PDS is seeking an Technical Writer - MM Author for an open position in Wichita, KS:
Qualificaitons should include
  • Experience writing technical manuals for military and commercial/private sector .Experience in Creation & Updating of Maintenance Manual is must
  • Requires an understanding of engineering data, with a strong ability to research and analyze engineering
  • drawings, configuration changes by Aircraft Serial number, compatibility with options, and product families
  • Experience in Creation & Updating of Maintenance Manual is must
  • Experience in XML/SGML markup, desktop publishing (Arbortext, Adobe, etc.), Framemaker experience a plus
  • Technical Writing, Engineering Drawing/Parts List, Functional Test/Rigging Spec interpretation.





Education:
  • Mechanical or Technical Associates or Bachelors Degree, with some Aircraft related experience, with demonstrated aircraft and/?or mechanical aptitude with a minimum of 10+ year's aircraft maintenance experience.
  • A&P License added advantage.


For immediate consideration please send your resume to:
cecjwichita@pdstech.com
Or call 316-729-1800

This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination.
PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests.
PDS Tech, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:
  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position


PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, check out http://www.pdstech.com/
$$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$
We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses! Contact a recruiter for details To find a recruiter near you, look at our Branch Locator. For questions, email support@pdstech.com

This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination. PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests. PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including: - Health insurance - Paid holidays - Weekly payroll - Immediate 401(k) eligibility - Completion Bonuses - Training ** Please note that availability of benefits may vary by position PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, go to - http://www.pdstech.com $$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$ We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses! Contact a recruiter for details. To find a recruiter near you, check out our Branch Locator - http://www.pdstech.com/pds_locations.htm
Categories: Jobs

Content Maintenance Specialist (Web)

September 16, 2016 - 4:21pm
PDS Tech, Inc. Alpharetta, Georgia:


PDS Tech is seeking a candidate for the Content Maintenance Specialist (Web) position located in Alpharetta, GA.
  • This role ensures high-quality, accurate web content based on company-defined editorial standards, templates and visual designs, accessibility compliance standards, and web industry best practices.
  • Testers will visually inspect web pages for adherence to these predefined standards, and web pages will be in a variety of languages (37).


Responsibilities will include testing the pages on mobile, tablet, and desktop displays (responsive design).
  • Assists in the development and implementation of content on websites.
  • May be involved with integrating work of writers and designers to produce a final layout compatible with corporate standards.
  • Conduct visual inspections of web pages to confirm proper layout, design, content, translations across different screen sizes (phone, tablet and desktop).
  • Compare an old page to a new page in 37 languages to quickly determine if the new page has the proper language and that all the content has been migrated successfully.
  • Perform functional testing of page elements - specifically links and visual design transitions.
  • Identify patterns in content errors to assist the technical team in performing root cause analysis of problems with web page templates, copy and configurations.
  • Apply formatting specs & design styles as directed, to correct content errors.
  • For consideration contact Ron Cooke (843)-628-5382 or email rcooke@pdstech.com






  • Requires a bachelor's degree with 0-2 years of experience.
  • May be expected to have knowledge of HTML, DHTML and JavaScript programming language.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision.
  • Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
  • Familiarity with HP TeamSite / LiveSite, JIRA, and TFS, but comparable experience will also be considered
  • Experience updating content on websites or using a content management system
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment and deadline-driven
  • Strong ability to multi-task and highly organized (juggling lots of requests)
  • Technical aptitude (ability to quickly learn a new system or software, like a content management system)
  • Experience with writing, or a degree in English/Journalism
  • For consideration contact Ron Cooke (843)-628-5382 or email rcooke@pdstech.com




This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination. PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests. PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including: - Health insurance - Paid holidays - Weekly payroll - Immediate 401(k) eligibility - Completion Bonuses - Training ** Please note that availability of benefits may vary by position PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, go to - http://www.pdstech.com $$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$ We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses! Contact a recruiter for details. To find a recruiter near you, check out our Branch Locator - http://www.pdstech.com/pds_locations.htm
Categories: Jobs

Technical Writer

September 16, 2016 - 4:21pm
PDS Tech, Inc. Santa Clara, California:


PDS Tech is seeking a candidate for the Technical Writer position located in Santa Clara Valley, CA.
If you are interested, please email your updated resume and cover letter to Valerie Gornaia at vgornaia@pdstech.com and call at (408) 899-5133.
A seasoned Technical Writer with proven experience responsible for planning, organizing, writing and editing operational, maintenance, test procedure manuals, or training materials. Researches technical design specifications, interface design, design diagrams or test specifications.
Acquires and organizes basic source material, including applicable specifications, engineering write-ups, and drawing packages.
Helps coordinate the layout and design of the material.
Works with systems analysts and programmers to create and edit application and systems documentation, user manuals, training courses, and procedures.
Prepares proposals and technical reports as well as works with project managers

Must have expert knowledge of word processing (Pages, MS Word) and drawing tools (OmniGraffle) presentation software (keynote).
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills are required.
Additional Details:
Review Engineering guidelines and how to create documentation geared towards a technical audience both internal and external
Understanding of Media technology, TV, Movies and/or broadcasting is a must
Cover a wide array of media features and services consumed by TV and Movies partners
This is for media services on
Ability to communicate and interact with engineering teams

This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination. PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests. PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including: - Health insurance - Paid holidays - Weekly payroll - Immediate 401(k) eligibility - Completion Bonuses - Training ** Please note that availability of benefits may vary by position PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, go to - http://www.pdstech.com $$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$ We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses! Contact a recruiter for details. To find a recruiter near you, check out our Branch Locator - http://www.pdstech.com/pds_locations.htm
Categories: Jobs

Aviation Technical Writer

September 16, 2016 - 3:19pm
Garmin International Salem, Oregon:
As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.

Garmin AT is seeking an Aviation Technical Writer to create reader-friendly aviation user's guides and installation and maintenance manuals. Essential functions for this position include:
  • Research and author pilot's guides, quick reference guides, installation manuals, and maintenance manuals 
  • Team with software engineers and systems engineers to create avionics installation manuals from information found in aviation systems manuals, system wiring diagrams, draft data, requirements documents and installations
  • Create electronic documents using word processing and desktop publishing tools
  • Configure and operate PC-based desktop simulator applications and related tools
  • Compose and format technical documents that include interconnect drawings, wiring diagrams and graphics that must be captured and sometimes manipulated to support content
  • Work in a team environment within the Technical Publications area to constantly improve the documentation processes used within the department
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned
Categories: Jobs

Technical Writer

September 15, 2016 - 7:22pm
APA Services Fort Worth, Texas:
Exciting opportunity to join a leading Aviation services provider.SUMMARY:  Assists with the writing, editing, and development of technical publication supplements, including but not limited to, illustrated parts catalogs, maintenance manuals, wiring diagram manuals, maintenance task cards, and engineering drawings. Must have the ability to create, assimilate, and convey technical material in a concise and effective manner.  Simplify complex concepts or processes to maximize reader comprehension   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: ·         Interacts in a professional manner with external and internal customers to ensure accuracy of information in technical publication supplements. ·         Creates and implements changes to technical publication supplements using the technical publication documentation system. ·         Assists in the review of Engineering Orders and drawings/data to identify what revisions to technical publications are required. ·         Organize material and complete writing assignment according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology. Assist in laying out material for publication. ·         Study drawings, specifications, mockups, and product samples to integrate and delineate technology, operating procedures, and production sequence in detail. ·         Coordinates with maintenance, engineering, or planning departments to research required changes and ensure the accuracy of the changes to technical publications. ·         Utilizes consistent format for technical publication supplements, work orders, and drawings through editing and standardizing of material prepared.   OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: ·         Assist Engineering Management with additional tasks when additional business needs arise. ·         Performs other duties as assigned.  
Categories: Jobs

Technical Illustrator (Wichita)1610050528

September 15, 2016 - 1:42pm
PDS Tech, Inc. Wichita, Kansas:

PDS is seeking an Technical Illustrator for an open position in Wichita, KS:
Qualificaitons should include:Experience developing Illustrated Parts Catalogue manuals and Aircraft Wiring Manual for military and commercial/private sector.Familiarity with Aerospace technical publication products, requirement and standards.Requires an understanding of engineering data, with a strong ability to research and analyze engineering drawings.Strong Experience on Illustration Tool-MANDATORY-Iso-draw, Autotrol / Tech Illustrator, Catia CADM Drafting and SeeXP.Additional knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Axiom, AutoCAD, Catia would be added advantage.Strong Knowledge on 2D to isometric illustration.Strong Knowledge on General Technical Illustration / CAD Skills.Experience in ASD STE-100, ATA iSpec2200/S1000D specifications.Excellent written and Verbal communications skills.Able to work to customer documentation standards.Perform QA verifications of objects authored by other Technical Writers

US Citizenship required

Categories: Jobs

Tech Pub - MM Author (Wichita)1610050525

September 15, 2016 - 1:40pm
PDS Tech, Inc. Wichita, Kansas:

PDS is seeking an Technical Writer - MM Author for an open position in Wichita, KS:
 Qualificaitons should includeExperience writing technical manuals for military and commercial/private sector .Experience in Creation & Updating of Maintenance Manual is mustRequires an understanding of engineering data, with a strong ability to research and analyze engineeringdrawings, configuration changes by Aircraft Serial number, compatibility with options, and product familiesExperience in Creation & Updating of Maintenance Manual is mustExperience in XML/SGML markup, desktop publishing (Arbortext, Adobe, etc.), Framemaker experience a plusTechnical Writing, Engineering Drawing/Parts List, Functional Test/Rigging Spec interpretation.

 

US Citizenship Required 
Categories: Jobs

Technical Writer

September 14, 2016 - 3:00pm
DeltaHawk Engines, Inc. Racine, Wisconsin:
We are currently seeking a Technical Writer.
This position is responsible for the development of numerous technical documents used for the installation, operations, maintenance and overhaul of DeltaHawk’s aviation engines and installation packages. The documents must be written for the targeted audience, whether Owner, Operator, Installation, or Maintenance personnel, and also comply with applicable Federal Aviation Administration standards and regulations. This position will work closely with engineers, technicians, and FAA personnel to assure that timely and accurate documents are produced and maintained. Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities listed below. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. Other duties may be assigned.
  •  Prepare technical documentation and manuals, to include operator and maintenance, aircraft flight operations, aircraft and engine maintenance, training documentation, and support manuals as required.
  • Technical writing duties include researching, documenting, and developing detailed procedures to include operator, maintenance, troubleshooting, fault isolation, checklists, technical specifications, field alert bulletins, training materials, and other procedures and reports to FAA requirements.
  • Develop and review technical documents for content, accuracy, and format.
  • Planning, coordinating, and leading the efforts of a small team to complete the project and may provide direction and training to less experienced staff (as the staff grows).
  • Working with Microsoft Office Suite, Solidworks, Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and/or Indesign, and other applications, including interactive manuals and desktop publishing.
  • Expertise in on-line web-based documentation systems.
  • Ability to comprehend source material in the form of engineering drawings, software description documents, test plans, design specifications/documentation, as well as discussions with engineers, pilots, technicians, and military/civilian customers.
  • Ability to design format appropriate to the specific documentation type.
Categories: Jobs

Technical Writer

September 13, 2016 - 7:49pm
PAE Cincinnati, Ohio:


tech writer
Categories: Jobs

Content Maintenance Specialist (Web)

September 12, 2016 - 4:32pm
PDS Tech, Inc. Alpharetta, Georgia:


PDS Tech is seeking a candidate for the Content Maintenance Specialist (Web) position located in Alpharetta, GA.
  • This role ensures high-quality, accurate web content based on company-defined editorial standards, templates and visual designs, accessibility compliance standards, and web industry best practices.
  • Testers will visually inspect web pages for adherence to these predefined standards, and web pages will be in a variety of languages (37).


Responsibilities will include testing the pages on mobile, tablet, and desktop displays (responsive design).
  • Assists in the development and implementation of content on websites.
  • May be involved with integrating work of writers and designers to produce a final layout compatible with corporate standards.
  • Conduct visual inspections of web pages to confirm proper layout, design, content, translations across different screen sizes (phone, tablet and desktop).
  • Compare an old page to a new page in 37 languages to quickly determine if the new page has the proper language and that all the content has been migrated successfully.
  • Perform functional testing of page elements - specifically links and visual design transitions.
  • Identify patterns in content errors to assist the technical team in performing root cause analysis of problems with web page templates, copy and configurations.
  • Apply formatting specs & design styles as directed, to correct content errors.
  • For consideration contact Ron Cooke (843)-628-5382 or email rcooke@pdstech.com






  • Requires a bachelor's degree with 0-2 years of experience.
  • May be expected to have knowledge of HTML, DHTML and JavaScript programming language.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision.
  • Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
  • Familiarity with HP TeamSite / LiveSite, JIRA, and TFS, but comparable experience will also be considered
  • Experience updating content on websites or using a content management system
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment and deadline-driven
  • Strong ability to multi-task and highly organized (juggling lots of requests)
  • Technical aptitude (ability to quickly learn a new system or software, like a content management system)
  • Experience with writing, or a degree in English/Journalism
  • For consideration contact Ron Cooke (843)-628-5382 or email rcooke@pdstech.com




This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination. PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests. PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including: - Health insurance - Paid holidays - Weekly payroll - Immediate 401(k) eligibility - Completion Bonuses - Training ** Please note that availability of benefits may vary by position PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, go to - http://www.pdstech.com $$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$ We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses! Contact a recruiter for details. To find a recruiter near you, check out our Branch Locator - http://www.pdstech.com/pds_locations.htm
Categories: Jobs

Technical Writer

September 12, 2016 - 4:32pm
PDS Tech, Inc. Santa Clara, California:


PDS Tech is seeking a candidate for the Technical Writer position located in Santa Clara Valley, CA.
If you are interested, please email your updated resume and cover letter to Valerie Gornaia at vgornaia@pdstech.com and call at (408) 899-5133.
A seasoned Technical Writer with proven experience responsible for planning, organizing, writing and editing operational, maintenance, test procedure manuals, or training materials. Researches technical design specifications, interface design, design diagrams or test specifications.
Acquires and organizes basic source material, including applicable specifications, engineering write-ups, and drawing packages.
Helps coordinate the layout and design of the material.
Works with systems analysts and programmers to create and edit application and systems documentation, user manuals, training courses, and procedures.
Prepares proposals and technical reports as well as works with project managers

Must have expert knowledge of word processing (Pages, MS Word) and drawing tools (OmniGraffle) presentation software (keynote).
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills are required.
Additional Details:
Review Engineering guidelines and how to create documentation geared towards a technical audience both internal and external
Understanding of Media technology, TV, Movies and/or broadcasting is a must
Cover a wide array of media features and services consumed by TV and Movies partners
This is for media services on
Ability to communicate and interact with engineering teams

This position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination. PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests. PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including: - Health insurance - Paid holidays - Weekly payroll - Immediate 401(k) eligibility - Completion Bonuses - Training ** Please note that availability of benefits may vary by position PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, go to - http://www.pdstech.com $$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$ We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses! Contact a recruiter for details. To find a recruiter near you, check out our Branch Locator - http://www.pdstech.com/pds_locations.htm
Categories: Jobs

Wedgetail ISS Technical Writer

September 12, 2016 - 3:59pm
Boeing Company Brisbane, Queensland:
Brisbane Australia Location:BrisbaneCategory:Business SupportPosition Type:PermanentJob Reference:BOE/1235092E1235092 PD WT ISSC - Tech Pubs - Tech Writer - 24 Aug 16.pdf (PDF, 162KB)
Job Specification

Share This:

Boeing Defence Australia is now recruiting for a Wedgetail ISS Technical Writer located in our Brisbane office.

The Wedgetail ISS Technical Writer develops, produces, and sustains technical data as needed to support to support the development, revision and maintenance of technical manuals for the Wedgetail ISS project.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Developing, revising and maintaining technical manuals in accordance with project requirements using approved source data
  • Adhering to the standards and direction that are detailed in the Wedgetail ISS Technical Publications Plan (TPP), AEWCISS-PLAN-000071
  • Applying technical knowledge, experience and critical thinking skills to ensure the accuracy of developed or revised technical information

To be successful you will have:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in maintenance or operations, preferably in an aviation field or a formal qualification in technical authoring.
  • Aptitude or experience in interpreting technical engineering information (drawings and manuals).
  • Fully competent with Microsoft Windows and Office environments.

Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet defence security requirements.

For more information on BDA check out the Boeing Australia country or click Apply now.

BDA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women and people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent to be part of an organisation that promotes a diverse and safe workplace environment.

Categories: Jobs

Technical Writer

September 12, 2016 - 3:59pm
Boeing Company Reston, Virginia:
Description

BI&A is looking for a motivated Technical Writer for our documentation efforts across a number of products.  BI&A provides state-of-the art software systems to government agencies in support of the Intelligence Community. 

WHO YOU ARE:

  • Superior writing with strong grammatical and editing skills.
  • Passionate about new technologies and how to convey instruction and information to a broad spectrum of users and system administrators.
  • Team player who enjoys working with developers, testers, and project managers.
  • Looking for the challenge to learn about new technologies and products.
  • Self-directed and motivated.
  • Contently looking for ways to improve process and products.
  • Focused on how to best convey procedures and information clearly and concisely.

Technical Writer duties will entail:

  • Technical writer works closely with software development teams to develop technical documentation and training materials—including user and administration guides
  • Creating and maintaining the user and administrator documentation 
  • Write, edit and maintain documentation and training materials for users and administrators.
  • Verify the accuracy of documentation and training materials.
  • Brainstorm and implement improvements to current and future documentation.
  • Support the writing and editing of proposals as needed.

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor's degree in Technical Communications, English or related field.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2+ years of technical writing and/or editing experience.
  • Provide 2 original work samples of technical documentation that demonstrate clarity and concise writing style.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE (although not required):

  • Experience with wikis, preferably Confluence.
  • Experience with trouble tracking systems, preferably Jira.
  • Experience with Unix/Linux.
  • Documenting system administration procedures.
  • Working with Agile Scrum based development environment.

Boeing Intelligence & Analytics (BI&A) provides superior hardware/software engineering support to deliver solutions for the most complex mission critical challenges. BI&A maintains top-tier technical talent and industry expertise in software engineering, systems integration and development, rapid prototyping, and project leadership. We pride ourselves on the proven ability to support our Customers while understanding the importance of work – life balance.

Boeing Intelligence & Analytics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Categories: Jobs

Publications Development Specialist

September 12, 2016 - 3:59pm
Boeing Company Brisbane, Queensland:
Brisbane Australia Location:BrisbaneCategory:Engineering / TechnicalPosition Type:PermanentJob Reference:BOE/1235917E1235917 PSGD304 Grade 06 Publications Development Specialist 01092016.pdf (PDF, 130KB)
Job Specification

Share This:

Boeing Defence Australia is now recruiting for a Publications Development Specialist located in our Brisbane office.

Create, revise and approve publications and related data to support product requirements; whilst incorporating engineering and technical content into publications as required as well as maintaining document configuration control.

Responsibilities will include:

  • In conjunction with the customer, establish appropriate level of technical language, tone, and content to be used in documents for target audience.
  • Create and maintain information databases and/or document databases for resource management.
  • Evaluate and update the current process, establishing new requirements, and communicating processes for records retention.
  • Review/edit technical documents to ensure quality.

To be successful you will have:

  • Extensive, specialized knowledge and subject matter expert on airplane configuration documents.
  • Extensive, specialized knowledge of contract requirements related to delivery and packaging. Specialized knowledge of new technologies in packaging materials and methods.
  • Extensive, specialized knowledge of Mark-up Languages (e.g., Standard Generalized Mark-Up Language [SGML], Hyper Text Mark-Up Language [HTML], extensible Mark-Up Language [XML]) including document format tagging codes to develop technical data deliverable.

Applicants must be Australian Citizens to meet defence security requirements.

For more information on BDA check out the Boeing Australia country or click Apply now.

BDA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women and people of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island descent to be part of an organisation that promotes a diverse and safe workplace environment.

Categories: Jobs

Technical Publications and Technical Records Administrator

September 12, 2016 - 3:48pm
Boeing Company Frimley, England:
Frimley,Surrey,United Kingdom GDB6X3

We are looking to hire an experienced and capable Technical Publications & Technical records administrator to join our team to ensure that aircraft records are complete and accurate and storage and retention requirements are complied with.

In this role you will be responsible for ensuring that all Aircraft Technical Log and Maintenance Work Package entries are correctly entered into the Maintenance Management System, and for managing aircraft configuration, ensuring that that the customer fleet remains compliant with regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Verify that Aircraft Technical Log and Maintenance Work Package entries are correct and complete.
  • Ensure that all Aircraft Technical Log and Maintenance Work Package entries are correctly entered into the Maintenance Management System.
  • Update Maintenance Management System for maintenance stations/bases that do not have access to the system.
  • Monitor aircraft configuration and ensure all necessary actions are taken to ensure correct aircraft configuration.
  • Ensure all aircraft records are filed and stored in accordance with customer and regulatory requirements.

  • Ideally you will be educated to BTEC, A Level or College standard.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of commercial airline maintenance and engineering operations.
  • Good interpersonal skills and able to work as part of a team or as an individual.
  • Ability to prioritise workload, often under time pressure.
  • Self motivated, ability to work without supervision.
  • Good IT skills with good knowledge of MS Office
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

Yes, 25 % of the Time Commercial Aviation Services,Individual Contributor No No Standard

Categories: Jobs

Technical Publications Delivery Specialist

September 12, 2016 - 3:48pm
Boeing Company Odiham, England:
RAF Odiham,Hampshire,United Kingdom GDC5XC

Boeing is the world’s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft, with capabilities in rotorcraft, electronic and defence systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. Our reach extends to customers in 145 countries around the world, and we are the number one U.S exporter in terms of sales.

Boeing has a long tradition of aerospace leadership and innovation. We continue to expand our product line and services to meet emerging customer needs. Our broad range of capabilities includes creating new, more efficient members of our commercial airplane family; integrating military platforms, defence systems and the warfighter through network-centric operations; creating advanced technology solutions that reach across business units; e-enabling airplanes and providing connectivity on moving platforms; and arranging financing solutions for our customers.

The person chosen to fill this position will form part of a MRO modification team. An Electrical/ Mechanical trained Aircraft technician to carry out post servicing, maintenance, repair, modification and testing of Chinook CH47 aircraft documentation.

Ideally you will have experience of working on Chinook or other Rotary wing aircraft. Individual needs to be experienced and conversant with Military Publications, LITs, MF700 and ideally GOLDesp.

Carry out inspections of completed maintenance activities to ensure satisfaction of airworthiness requirements. Candidate will provide training and mentoring to others. Candidate will be responsible to ensure established process adherence, accurate and timely work recording and contractual/regulatory compliance. Candidate must be able to work under minimal supervision with limited direction. 

Prepares and compiles final technical end-products for delivery. Gathers complete data to support production and delivery of a variety of end product(s). Monitors and complies with program directives sales orders or other requests to ensure external customer contractual agreements are met. Reviews vendor supplied materials to ensure general contractual compliance. Independently performs final quality check on data from writer or editor or on other data products. Produces final products in digital format or other formats per contract requirements. Coordinates with customers to resolve post-delivery issues. Maintains delivery record data files; receives files and retains reproducibles; maintains specific areas of a general technical data library.

Ideally you will have extensive experience working on Boeing Aircraft platforms and be familiar with Boeing specifications and drawing. 

The role will be dual located from RAF Odiham and MoD Boscombe Down.

This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE CURRENT LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK IMMEDIATELY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level and are not part of Boeing U.S. based payroll. PLEASE NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to undergo a SECURITY CHECK/CLEARANCE.

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law

All information provided will be checked and may be verified.

Yes, 25 % of the Time Global Services & Support,Individual Contributor No No Standard Salisbury;Wiltshire;United Kingdom~

Categories: Jobs

Technical Publications and Technical Records Administrator

September 12, 2016 - 3:48pm
Boeing Company Frimley, England:
Frimley,Surrey,United Kingdom GDB6X2

We are looking to hire an experienced and capable Technical Publications & Technical records administrator to join our team to ensure that aircraft records are complete and accurate and storage and retention requirements are complied with.

In this role you will be responsible for ensuring that all Aircraft Technical Log and Maintenance Work Package entries are correctly entered into the Maintenance Management System, and for managing aircraft configuration, ensuring that that the customer fleet remains compliant with regulatory requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Verify that Aircraft Technical Log and Maintenance Work Package entries are correct and complete.
  • Ensure that all Aircraft Technical Log and Maintenance Work Package entries are correctly entered into the Maintenance Management System.
  • Update Maintenance Management System for maintenance stations/bases that do not have access to the system.
  • Monitor aircraft configuration and ensure all necessary actions are taken to ensure correct aircraft configuration.
  • Ensure all aircraft records are filed and stored in accordance with customer and regulatory requirements.

  • Ideally you will be educated to BTEC, A Level or College standard.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of commercial airline maintenance and engineering operations.
  • Good interpersonal skills and able to work as part of a team or as an individual.
  • Ability to prioritise workload, often under time pressure.
  • Self motivated, ability to work without supervision.
  • Good IT skills with good knowledge of MS Office
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.

Yes, 25 % of the Time Commercial Aviation Services,Individual Contributor No No Standard

Categories: Jobs

Technical Writer Sr.

September 12, 2016 - 3:33pm
Inconen Corporation Savannah, Georgia:
Tech Writer Sr.

Location:
Savannah, GA
Rate: $34.00/HR
Long Term contract
1st Shift

Unique Skills:
  1. Candidate should have extensive experience developing new and making revisions to Instructions for Continued Airworthiness (ICA) procedures to include but not limited to maintenance and inspection procedures, structure repair, fault isolation, wire diagram and/or parts catalogs from supplier and engineering data
  2. Experience with ENOVIA SmarTeam or similar Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) database products strong desire
  3. Familiarization with CATIA three-dimensional (3D) modeling and two-dimensional (2D) CAD standards, format, and 3D/2D software products
  4. 'Hands-on' experience or working knowledge of aircraft inspection programs, aviation regulations, aircraft system content organization and OEM technical manuals development preferred, as a minimum candidate should possess knowledge of the MSG-3 Maintenance Program and ISC Sustaining process
  5. Experience with aircraft technical manual content organization and authoring using S1000D spec and SNS, or recent experience of the same using iSpec standards required
  6. Familiarization with Electrical Wiring Interconnection System (EWIS) best practices, applicable CFRs and development of related maintenance procedures desired
  7. Accustom to working in a fast paced project environment and able to work overtime as required to meet deadlines
  8. Understanding of and practical experience with Simplified Technical English, Spec ASD-STE100 and use of STE validation software desired
  9. Mentor Graphics Capital Harness Systems (CHS) knowledge a plus
Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in the authoring of technical publications. Four (4) years of Technical Publications writing experience. Advanced knowledge of all aircraft systems methodology. See Other Requirements in Job Description.

Position Purpose:
Responsible (either individually or with other team members) for the writing of major portions of technical publications. Supports the complete workflow process to ensure successful completion of each revision cycle and distribution of technical publications. Complies with established quality processes to ensure accuracy, ease of use and timely delivery of each revision cycle content.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Essential Functions:

  1. Write technical publications content as directed.
  2. Conduct reviews and analyze technical documents to gain a thorough understanding of how complex systems operate and how they are to be integrated into technical manuals to provide the end user with the level of text and graphics to support the efficient return to service of the aircraft system.
  3. Consult with internal, external customers and Engineering to create/revise technical manuals to support the department/corporate operating priorities.
  4. Provide input to management on new processes or technology for integration into the technical publications business model.
  5. Assist in developing solutions for overcoming the technology/technical issues introduced by outside suppliers for incorporation into existing manuals.
  6. Work with management, other departments, and team members in the development of specific project data.
  7. Provide liaison with Completion Center, Technical Operations, Production and/or Completion Engineering, Service Center to obtain the necessary approval for technical information prior to its release to customers.
  8. Participate with publications team to ensure all internal department workflows and business processes are followed for issues relating to producing and delivering technical publications and associated Computerized Maintenance Program (CMP) data.
  9. Work with internal/external customers in the development of specific project requirements of source data to ensure a seamless incorporation of new data in the publications environment.
Additional Functions:
  1. Perform additional duties as assigned.
Other Requirements:
  1. At least three (3) years of Standard Graphic Markup Language (SGML) or SGML-related software applications
  2. Strong technical writing and communication skills are required.
  3. Ability to read and interpret blueprint and Engineering Orders.
  4. Must have a thorough knowledge of aircraft tools, test equipment, vendor coding, parts nomenclature, maintenance procedures, and of aircraft equipment and maintenance.
Categories: Jobs

Technical Writer

September 12, 2016 - 2:26pm
APA Services Fort Worth, Texas:
Exciting opportunity to join a leading Aviation services provider.SUMMARY:  Assists with the writing, editing, and development of technical publication supplements, including but not limited to, illustrated parts catalogs, maintenance manuals, wiring diagram manuals, maintenance task cards, and engineering drawings. Must have the ability to create, assimilate, and convey technical material in a concise and effective manner.  Simplify complex concepts or processes to maximize reader comprehension   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: ·         Interacts in a professional manner with external and internal customers to ensure accuracy of information in technical publication supplements. ·         Creates and implements changes to technical publication supplements using the technical publication documentation system. ·         Assists in the review of Engineering Orders and drawings/data to identify what revisions to technical publications are required. ·         Organize material and complete writing assignment according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology. Assist in laying out material for publication. ·         Study drawings, specifications, mockups, and product samples to integrate and delineate technology, operating procedures, and production sequence in detail. ·         Coordinates with maintenance, engineering, or planning departments to research required changes and ensure the accuracy of the changes to technical publications. ·         Utilizes consistent format for technical publication supplements, work orders, and drawings through editing and standardizing of material prepared.   OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: ·         Assist Engineering Management with additional tasks when additional business needs arise. ·         Performs other duties as assigned.  
Categories: Jobs