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Job Title: Technical Writer - More Technical Writer Jobs


Location: AL - Mobile
Job Description:


SUMMARY:
 
Under minimal supervision, writes technical reports, brochures, and/or manuals for 
internal documentation, customer reference, or publications. Analyzes technical 
literature available and writes descriptive copy where considerable originality and 
evaluation are required. Verifies documentation with related departments. May 
coordinate the production distribution of materials. May provide guidance and 
training to lower level writers. Handles special projects, as assigned.
 
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:   
 
Provide structured writing, editing, and formatting for all documentation.
Identify, plan, and create content required to meet documentation needs. 
Write installation, administration, deployment, quick start and other guides for online 
and print deliverables.
Review and test peer documentation for accuracy, grammar, clarity, and compliance 
with corporate style.
Research and translate technical information into manuals for non-technical and 
technical audiences.
Provide product feedback, such as bugs and usability concerns, during development 
phase.
Work with developers and subject matter experts to complete document deliverables. 
Research design and functionality with subject matter experts, providing 
documentation support at each stage of the product development process.
Maintain documentation integrity through predefined, structured use of document 
management system.
Adhere to established documentation standards and styles.
Provide regular status reports to management for assigned projects.
Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies.
Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.
Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the 
physical constraints of the job.
 
 
SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:
 
Essential
Ability to understand end-user knowledge levels and produce documentation to 
meets those needs 
Ability to gather and synthesize technical information efficiently
Experience creating technical illustrations and annotated screenshots
Meticulous attention to detail
Expert-level knowledge of Word, Visio, Excel and PowerPoint * Strong written and 
verbal communication skills
Strong English grammar, proofreading, and editing skills
Strong work ethic, accountability, motivation, and the desire to produce work that 
reflects the best of your ability.
 
Job Requirements:

REQUIRED
 
Bachelor’s degree in English, Technical Writing, Journalism or related field  
Two or more year’s technical writing experience 
Three or more years ‘relevant experience’ preferably in the oilfield service sector.
Ability to gather and synthesize technical information efficiently * Experience 
creating technical illustrations and annotated screenshots * Meticulous attention to 
detail
Expert-level knowledge of Word, Visio, Excel and PowerPoint * Strong written and 
verbal communication skills
Strong English grammar, proofreading, and editing skills
 
 
Preferred
Working knowledge of Windchill or other help authoring tools
Expert-level knowledge on Microsoft Office suite
Experience using a version control system
Experience writing SPE (or equivalent) technical papers
Three or more years ‘relevant experience’ in the oilfield service sector.
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