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Instructor Technical Writer - 604 - RTC

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Southfield, MI, 48033
Posted:
November 17, 2019

Description:

Instructor Technical Writer - 604 - RTC

Southfield, Michigan, United States, 48033

Documentation and Training Specialist

Our client is seeking a motivated and self-directed individual for a position as a Documentation Training Specialist. This position provides the opportunity for flexibility and exposure to grow in the fields of automated body assembly, powertrain and even aerospace systems. While primarily based in Southfield, MI, the position also offers opportunities for short term travel in the US, Canada and Mexico.

Job description:

The primary responsibility of the Documentation and Training Specialist will be to develop technical maintenance documentation for use by our customers and to conduct associated training onsite at customer locations. The documentation includes but is not limited to Operation and Maintenance Manuals, the client's Product Specific Manuals, Single Point Lessons, ECPLs, and instructional materials for training.

The Documentation and Training Specialist will be working with design and shop floor integration personnel to develop documentation and training materials. This requires travel to our local build facilities, as well as to customer sites to collect information for documentation and training purposes.

Required skills:

Technical writing experience in the automation industry

Controls/Electrical background (hands-on automation debug and startup experience)

Experienced with conducting stand-up instruction in front of customer personnel (preferred)

Ability to be self directed on projects

Must be able to effectively use the following applications:

Microsoft Word

Excel Proficient

PowerPoint

AutoCad (Basic Understanding)

Key Attributes:

Articulate communicator: You can translate highly technical processes into user-friendly training solutions.

Analytical : You understand how applications and systems work. You have good judgment and a thoughtful approach.

Strategic problem solver : You should have excellent critical thinking skills, ability to dive into the details, and ask intelligent questions.

Flexible: You have a natural collaborative style and understand it takes a team. You are responsive and willing to pitch in and help.

Comfortable with change. You understand that what we need today may be different than what we need tomorrow.

Priority management: You "get" what is a priority and can independently manage deadlines to completion.

Requirements:

Anyone accepting this position must be willing to travel occasionally. Travel required is approximately 2 weeks a year but can vary based on project requirements and work load. Travel is primarily in the US but may also extend to Canada and Mexico.

Pay Details

$38.00- $40.50

Payable Terms

Recruiters receive contract commission payments once per month. Payment is processed after work for each contractor is verified at the end of the month. The commission is paid out on the first pay period of the following month. Depending on when your candidate starts, the first payment may take 4 to 6 weeks to receive.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary):

1. Technical writing experience in the automation industry

2. Controls/Electrical background (hands-on automation debug and startup experience)

3. Experienced with conducting stand-up instruction in front of customer personnel (preferred)

4. Ability to be self directed on projects

Microsoft Word

Excel Proficient

PowerPoint

AutoCad (Basic Understanding

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