199901 - Technical Writer
Up to $40.00 DOE
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Technical Writer for a contract opportunity in Waco, TX.

Creates, develops, plans, writes and edits aircraft technical manuals for operational, instructional, maintenance or test procedures for paper, multimedia or web-based publication. Conducts interviews with various users and technical staff to gather data for documentation. Documents engineering processes and specifications. Recommends formats responsive to technical and customer requirements. Authors and/or edits operation and maintenance instruction manuals, flight manuals, illustrated parts catalog/breakdown manuals, troubleshooting / fault isolation manuals, and wiring manuals.
• Authors aircraft technical manuals for operational, instructional, maintenance or test procedures for paper, multimedia or web-based publication in accordance with industry standards (iSpec 2200, MIL-STD-38784, MIL-STD-1808, MIL-DTL-38807, MIL-DTL-87929) and customer requirements.
• Maintain document / configuration control of work products.
• Expert-level competency writing a variety of commercial and/or aircraft maintenance/flight manuals.
• Excellent oral and written communication abilities.
• Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio) and Adobe Acrobat DC.
• Must be able to obtain a Security Clearance.
Preferred Skills (beyond required):
• Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) License
• Maintenance or operator background with C-130 or other military aircraft
• Experience with document / configuration control tools (e.g. Teamcenter)
• Intermediate to advanced proficiency with publishing software (e.g. Adobe Framemaker)

• Bachelor’s degree in a related field (engineering, technical, or technical writing) and minimum 6 years of prior aircraft technical publications technical writing experience.

Full- Time (1st Shift)

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Zachary Fasano
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.