Technical Writer in Pinellas Park, FL at Volt

Date Posted: 9/21/2021

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Job Description

Technical Writer – Tampa Bay, FL – estimated 2 year contract

Volt Workforce Solutions is partnering with our client in the greater Tampa Bay area for a Technical Writer for an estimated 24 month contract.  Our client is a world leader in manufacturing electronic, electrical, and fiber optic connectivity systems, providing thousands of products across a variety of industries, including data communications, medical, industrial, automotive and consumer electronics.

The primary purpose for this role is to research and interpret customer and international regulatory organization specifications and translate them into instructional manuals and technical documentation.  You will also maintain documentation in the document management system and collaborate with product design and test engineering to create new and revise existing documents as required by the divisions product roadmap.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create templates and abstracts for all new and revised test specifications in the test management system.
  • Work with the team to revise documentation for test method procedural documents. Track changes, hold review meetings with the team to revise documentation accordingly.
  • Recommend new and innovative means to meet department documentation goals that simplify compliance, reduce complexity, support additional communication, and improve overall quality and timing.

What Will Make You Successful:

  • Associate degree in a technical field or 2+ years of relevant experience i.e., Technical Writing, English, Journalism
  • Good understanding of publication practices (e.g., mediums, layout, design, etc.)
  • Good interpersonal skills to work effectively with internal and external customers.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) skills
  • 2 years experience in editing and preparing technical documents

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven project management skills to manage and complete several large projects simultaneously which require support from several different sources.
  • Experience in video editing and production is a plus
  • Experience with automotive technical specifications such as USCAR or other OEM specifications.
  • Demonstrated ability to express complex technical concepts clearly and concisely.
  • Good analytical and creative ability to convey complex information in appropriate and effective ways.

No relocation or remote workers.  Local candidates are encouraged to apply

Submit your resume today for immediate consideration!  Sorry,W2 only; no third party or Corp to Corp will be considered.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer