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Technical Writer

SUMMARY

The Technical Writer position prepares technical documents under the direction of an engineer. To fulfill these obligations, Technical Writers must be able to prepare documents in compliance with accepted engineering practices, procedures, and standards.

TYPICAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepares comprehensive written technical documents including studies, reports, plans, and specifications under the direction of an engineer.
  • Assists with project planning, scheduling, coordination, and invoicing.
  • Actively participates in internal project meetings and works to actively resolve project issues.
  • Actively promotes a safe work culture.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Bachelor's degree in English, Technical Writing, or a related field and/or equivalent experience.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATES, LICENSES & REGISTRATIONS

None

ADDITIONAL CERTIFICATES, LICENSES & REGISTRATIONS

  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
  • Certified Professional Technical Communicator (CPTC)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Technical knowledge, experience, and capabilities in area of practice.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in the English language.
  • Good organization skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS, WORK ENVIRONMENT & SAFETY

The duties of this position require the employee to regularly sit, stand, walk, use hands, reach with hands and arms, see, talk, and hear. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the required duties of this position.

The ability and availability to readily work overtime and perform duties outside of normal working hours may be required to fulfill the responsibilities of this position.

Employee safety and security are critical parts of our company core values. Accountability, positive attitude, proactive communication, continuous improvement, and teamwork promote safe conditions and safe actions. Safety, Health, and Environment are part of our company culture, and adherence and participation are required for all employees.

SCREENING

All applicants must pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen as well as random drug screens throughout employment.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Marine Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factor protected by federal, state, or local laws.


Nearest Major Market: Lexington