Employment Opportunities - Precision Fluid Dispensing

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Topic Based Documentation Specialist

POSTING DATE:   09/06/2017
CLASSIFICATION:   Full-time, Salary
DEPARTMENT:   Engineering
REPORTS TO:   Product Project Manager

Job Description

  • Develop, improve, and maintain technical documentation, written instructions, systems specifications, and manuals in support of high quality, computer automated, precision equipment.
  • Prepare documentation in support of industry standards certifications: CE, UL, CSA, etc.
  • Maintain revision control and tracking for controlled documents.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Minimum: 2 or 4 year degree preferred in Technical Writing or Engineering.
  • Must be proficient with computers and computer related communication.
  • Strong understanding of topic based authoring and related document architecture.
  • Strong written and communications skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to gather documentation requirements and information from a variety of sources.
  • Works well in a team environment and independently.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to understand, categorize, and communicate technical information.
  • Flexible with changing technology.
  • Keen interest in learning new computer applications.
  • Image processing experience (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, scanner, camera, etc.).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous DITA/DocBook experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Adobe publishing software.
  • Experience in a regulatory environment is a plus.
  • Basic understanding of engineering fundamentals in order to efficiently document system hardware & software details.