Technical Writer/Illustrator - Advanced in Colorado Springs, CO at Volt

Date Posted: 6/11/2020

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Technical Writer/Illustrator

This company located in Colorado Springs, Colorado which is the premier measurement company- advancing electronics, communications, life sciences and chemical analysis is seeking a Technical Writer/Illustrator for a contract role. The selected  candidate will be self-motivated while working independently or with a highly diverse team. 

This role requires someone who can balance and prioritize multiple writing projects, develop clear written procedures for manufacturing operators, gather and organize detailed information and content, discuss process details with engineers or other content experts, edit and update existing documents, and coordinate inputs and interactions across multiple roles/levels of the organization.  Your ability to evaluate and analyze complex information quickly, and a natural ability to help people understand things that are detailed, and complex is essential. . Performs other related duties as assigned.


Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate should possess  5 years’ experience as a technical writer supporting a manufacturing operation. At least 2 or 4 year degree in a relevant technology field or in technical communications. Deep understanding of documentation revision control systems. Knowledge of product development life cycles a plus. Knowledge of ISO9001 audits a plus. Adhere strictly to the published process.

Proficient in different learning styles (text, graphic, video, etc.) and is able to view things from various customer perspectives. Patience in working through multiple iterations of the same documents as new input comes in. Extremely organized as this job will require multi-tasking with frequent priority shifts. Strong team player with good interpersonal skills. Ability to learn quickly, and willingness to ask questions. Excellent communications skills, verbal and written.  Proficiency with Microsoft Suite. Strong sense of ownership for assigned work/tasks. Great attention to detail

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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