Technical Writer in Durham, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $20.0 - $30.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions offers full-service staffing and talent management consulting to help local, regional, national, and international companies. Through niche recruiting expertise and project management, VWS delivers solutions in IT, Technology, Engineering, Accounting, Administrative, Call Center, Human Resources, Technical and Creative Communication, and Manufacturing.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.

We are actively seeking a Technical Writer for our client in Durham, NC. This is a great opportunity to work with a dynamic company that is a global leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics.

The duration of the assignment is up to six months.

Responsibilities include:

  • Write/Update, review, format and manage instrument service documentations according to departmental styles and standards;
  • Participate to cross functional project for new instrument software version;
  • Track and implement changes, anomalies, issues, and requirements logged against user documentation;
  • Consolidating and reconciling all comments from the internal reviewers;
  • Facilitate review meetings if necessary;
  • Communicate effectively and accurately with internal customers and management to ensure that timelines and objectives are achieved.


  • Bachelor's degree in Journalism or similar field preferred;
  • Must have FrameMaker (unstructured) and XML authoring (Oxygen preferred) experience;
  • Knowledge of Good Documentation Practices (GDP) and FDA guidelines is a plus;
  • Must be extremely detail oriented and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.