Technical Writer
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Technical Writer

Posted on 06-Jan-2021 by Miller Technology Inc.
Location Nipissing, North Bay

Job Description:

The Technical Writer role consists of supporting the Engineering and Design teams with the authoring of technical manuals and procedures. Some of the job duties are:

· Develop technical content for documentation using engineering and design data as raw material
· Work with engineering, design, and manufacturing staff to collect product knowledge for use in technical documents
· Generate graphics for use in documents using 2D and 3D CAD files (primarily SolidWorks), photographs, etc.
· Author documents for mechanical and electrical systems/equipment, including operating, maintenance and installation manuals, commissioning procedures, factory acceptance test procedures, technical specifications, and design descriptions
· Coordinate the review and approval of documents with stakeholders
· Prepare final documents that are complete and of professional quality
· Manage documentation templates and standards



  • Post-secondary education degree or diploma from a recognized engineering or technical program
  • Mechanical experience and demonstrable aptitude required
  • Hydraulic, electrical, and software experience strongly preferred


  • High level of proficiency in MS Office (primarily Word, Excel and Visio)
  • Experienced in Adobe InDesign
  • Proven technical documentation abilities
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of manufacturing methods, commissioning and acceptance testing
  • Ability to read mechanical drawings and schematics (electrical and hydraulic)
  • Detail oriented
  • Creativity and Initiative would be expected of this professional
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