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Technical Writer

AIT a manufacturing firm specializing in aerospace factory automation, including the design, fabrication, installation and maintenance of turnkey aircraft assembly automation systems, is looking for a Technical Writer to create and deliver high-quality documentation for AIT customers. The Technical Writer supports end-users by analyzing information support requirements; writing and upgrading product documentation.

Desired and previous experience should include:

  • Understand documentation requirements by conferring with software developers and programmers; studying product.
  • Develops writing strategy by identifying systems aspects that need documentation; evaluating customer research
  • Develops writing plan by establishing standards, priorities, sequences, and schedules.
  • Prepares documentation by converting technical descriptions into user-understandable language.
  • Confirms documentation by forming tests groups; observing product use; interviewing users.
  • Improves documentation by evaluating frequently asked questions; interviewing help desk and technical support specialists and users.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Enhances organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Designs computer training manuals by identifying and describing information needs; using desktop publishing; submitting initial versions for review; revising and editing final copy.
  • Maintains safe and healthy training environment by following organization standards and legal regulations.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Evaluates training by evaluating effectiveness of training to specific job applications.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Applicant’s background should also include the following:

  • At least 3 years of technical writing experience with some background in manufacturing
  • An undergraduate degree in professional writing, technical writing, or a related field
  • Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language, including the rules of composition and grammar
  • Strong skills in customer service, analysis, research, and problem solving
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Highly motivated, self-managed, and personally driven to produce quality work
  • Experience writing technical documentation based on requirements, personal interactions, and hands on work
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft products, including Word, Excel, Visio, and SharePoint
  • Experience with graphics tools such as SnagIt, Illustrator, or Photoshop

This is an outstanding opportunity for a highly focused, self-motivated, team player who enjoys working independently. We offer a highly competitive compensation package and excellent growth opportunity. Please send your resume and salary history/requirements to our HR Representative at jobs@aint.com.

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