Technical Writer / Editor in San Diego, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $29.0 - $33.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt currently has an opportunity for a Maintenance Technical Writer / Editor position for a large aerospace/defense company in the Rancho Bernardo, CA area.


• This position is responsible for researching, documenting and developing detailed operator, maintenance and troubleshooting procedures, checklists, technical specifications, alert bulletins, training materials and other procedures and reports.

•Plans, coordinates and leads efforts of a small team to complete a project.

•Collects and accumulates appropriate technical information through researching and analyzing technical data and publications, engineering drawings, test procedures, design specifications/documentation, software description documents, engineering documents and by interviewing technical experts.

•Ensures documents are developed in accordance with the requested specifications and contractual requirements, including development of any necessary illustrations, photographs, or other graphic representations.

•May participate in recommending new and/or modifications to documentation/communication policies and procedures.

•Must demonstrate an excellent technical understanding of military or commercial systems, and technical writing/editing principles, theories and concepts as well as have knowledge of the development of technical manuals and documentation.

•Must have knowledge of computer-based tools in the production of technical documentation.

•Must possess the ability to grasp new concepts quickly.

•The ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information and good organization skills.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer