Contract Technical Writer, MODIS, Corning NY

Job Description

We are recruiting on a Technical Writer job in Corning, NY 14870.

Responsibilities include:

  • Writes, rewrites and/or edits technical documents such as technical procedure manuals, user manuals, programming manuals, service manuals, operational specifications, and related technical publications to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences.
  • Acquires subject knowledge by interviewing product developers, observing performance of production methods, referring to technical specifications, blueprints, engineering illustrations, and trade journals.
  • Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts.
  • Conducts quality review of materials.

This position will primarily be tasked with writing/editing preventative maintenance documentation.

Required skills for this Technical Writer job in Corning, NY 14870 include:

• Solid mechanical background
• Understanding of mechanical components
• Microsoft Word
• Microsoft Excel
• Excellent Written and Verbal skills
• Excellent time management
• Ability to interpret technical drawings
• Ability to capture, manipulate and add photos to documents

Education: Minimum 2-Year Technical Degree

Desired Skills:
•Microsoft Visio
•Microsoft PowerPoint