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Technical Writer - Electro-Mechanical
Ref No.: 18-39123
Location: Houston, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Pay Rate : $ 25.00 - 33.00 /Hour
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
Technical Writer
You will be using your successful Technical Writer experience to:
  • Compose clear and coherent technical information,
  • Compose user manuals for end-users,
  • Gain an understanding of the company's products and services.
  • Work as a member of highly proficient development team, aiding in delivering technical content to external customers.

Minimum qualifications include:
  • Bachelor's Degree in English, Communications, or Information Technology
  • Outstanding written communications.
  • Ability to explain concepts clearly.
  • Ability to plan and organize work effectively.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Outstanding attention to detail.
  • Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure.

The ideal candidate also:
  • Develops a thorough understanding of the audience and the documentation required by meeting with colleagues, and working with managers to discuss technical problems.
  • Researches and builds knowledge about products, services, technology, or concepts to be documented.
  • Determines the clearest and most logical way to present information and instructions for greatest reader comprehension and writes and edits technical information accordingly.
  • Prepares or commissions graphics and illustrations to elaborate on or complement technical writing.
  • Meets with subject matter experts in order to ensure that specialized topics are appropriately addressed and discussed.
  • Collaborates with translators as necessary to convert writing into a variety of languages.
  • Works with sales and marketing colleagues to ensure that the finished documentation meets product requirements.
  • Revises, edits, or updates instructions, technical information, and frequently asked questions as necessary.
  • Creates, adapts, and follows project schedules and deadlines.
  • Remains up-to-date on technological and product developments as well as universal specifications relevant to his or her industry.
Nesco Resource is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics with respect to employment opportunities.