Technical Writer in San Diego, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Great opportunity for a Technical Writer to join a winning team. The ideal candidate will have a background working with turbine machinery and electrical and hydro-mechanical conrol systems.

The position will be responsible for writing sales order specific Systems Operator Guides, and a Maintenance Instruction guide , for both New Production and Retrofit customers. 

Job Requirements: 

- Experience with: SGML, Arbortext, or similar publishing software, database management software, and the documentation publishing industry. 

- Ability to interface with Engineers, and shop floor personnel. 

- Ability to read schematics, electrical drawings and bills of material. 

- Ability to synthesize from multiple information sources, clear, concise instructions and explanations using Simplified Technical English. 

- Knowledge of Industrial Turbine Machinery, including control, electrical and hydro-mechanical systems. 

- The successful candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision. PC Windows skills, and with familiarity with programs such as PRO-E, Adobe Acrobat, Windchill, Livelink, CICS, and the Microsoft suite of office software are positives. ?

- A Communications degree is preferred, but not necessary.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.