180496 - Technical Editor & Writer 1
Industry
PRO
Region
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
City
Redondo Beach
State
CA
Rate
$25 to $30.00 DOE
Duration
1 year
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking a Technical Editor & Writer 1 for an opportunity in Redondo Beach, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Writes and updates Operation and Maintenance (O&M) technical procedures such as removal/installation, adjust, and inspections of unit level components to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and maintenance instructions to field maintenance personnel. Performs technical source data research by referring to engineering technical specifications, engineering blueprints and engineering drawings. Prepares and submits technical illustration requests by selecting engineering drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts. Candidate must possess complete understanding and application of Technical Publications principles, concepts, practices, and standards and independently demonstrate the skill and ability to perform fairly complex technical writing tasks.
Knowledge, Skills and Ability: General knowledge of application of Technical Data principles, concepts, practices, and standards. Some knowledge of industry practices. Independently demonstrates the skill and ability to perform professional tasks.
Problem Solving: Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity. May refer to established precedents and policies.
Discretion/Latitude: Works under only very general supervision. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment and overall adequacy and accuracy.
Impact: Contributes to the completion of projects and goals of the organization. Errors in judgment or failure to achieve results would normally be detected in supervisory oversight.
Liaison: Frequent internal company contacts. Contacts are primarily with immediate supervisor, and other personnel in the section or group. May develop and deliver presentations to small groups.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree in Literature or Bachelor's Degree in English Creative Writing or Bachelor's Degree in English Communications.
Must have general or basic knowledge of application of Technical Writing principles, concepts, practices, and standards.
Preferred Qualifications:
Technical Writing Certification along with familiarity with PTC Arbortext Editor Software.

EDUCATION:
Bachelor's Degree in Literature or Bachelor's Degree in English Creative Writing or Bachelor's Degree in English Communications is required.
School must be accredited.

HOURS:
9/80 workweek

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Rochelle Anderson
randerson@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x280 or (800) 927-9318 x280

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.