Aerotek Technical Writer in Auburn Hills, Michigan
Essential Functions: • Develop and maintain proposal, manual and other technical documentation templates • Interpret engineering data and convert the data into a language and level of detail that end users can utilize and understand • Use photographs, drawings, diagrams, animation, and charts that increase users’ understanding of technical documentation • Prepare presentations by evaluating text, graphics and binding; coordinate printing when required • Together with Applications Engineering, create a detailed and accurate cost estimate budget, customer proposal document, and include all required proposal drawings; adhere to assigned proposal timeline • Review customer specifications for completeness and request any additional documentation required • Meet proposal deadlines by establishing priorities and target dates for information gathering, writing, review and approval; coordinate requirements with contributors, and contribute proposal status • Support internal and external customers by updating documentation with requested modifications, or revised scope, as required • Acquire subject knowledge by interviewing project engineers, applications engineering and/or project managers, observing performance of production methods, or referring to technical specifications when necessary • May be required to plot and update drawings using AutoCAD or SolidWorks software • May assist mechanical engineering in the creating and maintenance of technical manuals outlining the use of Esys machines; manuals must be completed to the customer specification and timeline • Understand and effectively employ the Esys Quality Management System (QMS)
Technical writing, work instruction, In-Design Software, visio, Flow Chart, vizio, workflow, create processes
Top Skills Details:
3 years of Technical Writing Experience 3 years of experience writing Processes and Work Documents 3 years of experience writing documents for internal processes and customer handbooks
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
MUST Haves: • 3+ years of experience working in a Technical Writing capacity • Previous experience writing standardized work documents for internal processes (i.e Quality Management System) or for external (customers) use for manuals • Expereince gathering documents and information from various departments (i.e. Controls Group, Design Group, Layout Group, etc) to write instructions on processes, procedures, or service • Detail Oriented & Accurate • Adaptable to change
Nice to Have: - Previous experience working on GM Programs - In-Design software expereince - Visio experience
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
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