6 months ago
KBRwyle is seeking a full time Technical Writer located at FRC Southwest in San Diego to support the E2C2MP Fleet Support Team (FST). The Technical Writer will perform as a proofreader, formatter, and editor, and have the ability to interview technical subject matter experts and engineers regarding source data. He/She must have the ability to gather technical information, prepare moderately complex written text and graphics, and coordinate layout and manual organization. This position will requires the ability to respond to time sensitive project scheduling, and must be flexible to changing work schedules and/or emergent requirements. He/She will be expected to work independently with little or no supervision. Will also provide the quality reviews necessary to ensure the integrity of products.
Education/Experience: A High School Diploma or GED and six (6) years of experience, or a Bachelor's degree and two (2) years of experience are required. Candidate must be proficient with Microsoft and Adobe software. Quicksilver (Interleaf), Arbortext, Adobe Photoshop experience and Acrobat Professional are desired. Intermediate experience using Arbortext for desktop publishing of IETMs using DTDs is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: The candidate must be a self-starter able to work with the Project Manager, Engineering personnel, and other SMEs to ensure all commitments and expectations are met. Candidate must have excellent communication skills. Selected applicant must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance. Clearance must be obtained by hiring date.
Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.