The primary objective of this position is to provide technical writing and administrative services for product development including user manuals, quick reference guides, and instruction sheets.
Include the following essential duties and responsibilities. Other duties may be assigned.
Research, write, update, edit and review technical documentation, using established formats, styles and guidelines to produce complete and accurate documentation..
Prepare documents for in-house publication as directed.
Interpret third-party documentation and drawings for product specs, diagrams/schematics to incorporate in product documentation using Adobe Illustrator and FrameMaker.
Track documentation through the entire document development process while adhering to timeline; revise, maintain, update and monitor projects using project management applications..
Work directly with Product Managers and other subject matter experts in gathering documentation to ensure accuracy and to meet all deadlines. Manage existing manuals and guides and apply established document control standards.
Prepare product documentation for outgoing translations into multiple languages using third-party translators; incorporate incoming translations to product documentation for print and digital publications.
Education –Experience- Skills:
Bachelor’s degree in English, technical communications, or a related field, or a minimum of 3 years experience in technical documentation or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to interpret technical instructions in diagram form, follow established procedures, and keep accurate records.
Extreme attention to detail.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Solid time management skills.
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment.
Proficiency with MS Office, Adobe FrameMaker, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Acrobat Professional Suite.
Experience with AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, and WordPress a plus.
Must complete Chauvet University Modules 1-6.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance. The employee may be required to lift and move up to thirty pounds unassisted, and may be required to lift and move up to fifty pounds assisted. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment, but may involve exposure to moderate noise levels from printers and other peripherals as well as from product testing.
We offer a great benefits package which include: Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401(k).
In addition, Employer paid benefits for Employee only HMO plans.
Interested? Apply for this role USD $40k-52k annualApply