Senior Technical Writer
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Department - 
Technical Writing

Duration - Direct hire, full time, full benefits, on-site

Location - Santa Monica, CA

SUMMARY

Performs advanced technical writing in the creation of ATA-compliant operation and maintenance manuals, illustrated parts catalogs, and other professional-level documents from a variety of source design engineering.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (other duties may be assigned)

  • Authors and revises technical manuals
  • Draws upon advanced technical authoring skills to resolve complex technical issues associated with interpretation of engineering documentation
  • With minimal guidance, may evaluate authoring tasks to determine the requirements; be able to review engineering packages for completeness and accuracy of source data, and be able to meet schedules to accomplish the work
  • Performs assignments with or without customer interaction

QUALIFICATIONS

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science or Electrical/Mechanical Engineering
  • B.A. degree in English or Communications
  • Minimum five years ATA guidelines experience
  • Excellent command of the English language
  • Professional interaction with customer representatives through oral or written communication
  • Strong electro-mechanical ability to read / understand / interpret engineering drawings
  • Strong communication skills as well as a high degree of creativity, ingenuity, and good judgement
  • Proficient in use of software tools to accomplish all aspects of job requirements
  • Team player with initiative
  • Due to security requirements, this position requires U.S. citizens or green-card holders only

OTHER INFORMATION

  • Salary based on experience.  Send introductory cover letter.  No phone calls will be accepted.