Technical Writer

Location: Tinley Park, IL
Date Posted: 09-30-2018
We are pleased to present the following job opportunity with our client!  Take a look and if you meet the requirements please submit your resume and we'll be in touch if you're a good fit!
Summary of Position
The successful incumbent will be responsible for producing, editing and maintaining technical manuals, service manuals, and instruction sheets supporting the Company's Safety & Security Systems Group.  
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • Attend product design review meetings to determine impact on manuals.
  • Interview engineering, service, marketing, and outside suppliers to develop technical manuals and instruction sheets.
  • Write technical documents in accordance with best commercial practices and within Company guidelines.
  • Work with printing vendor to submit electronic files, verify proofs, and coordinate final print jobs.
  • Coordinate language translations with vendors.
  • Operate digital camera and related equipment to obtain photographs required for technical manuals.
  • Create technical illustrations such as schematics, exploded views, block diagrams and other miscellaneous line artwork.
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings and other related engineering design and manufacturing documentation to generate work product.
Position Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field
  • 3-5 years of related experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and Adobe Suite (InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Acrobat)
  • Knowledge of Framemaker, a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Organized, professional, and self-motivated
  • Able to understand and apply concepts associated with bill of materials
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

KP Recruiting Group 
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