Technical Writer

BBBH38631
Negotiable
Edmonton, Alberta



Overview
This is a contract position on an ongoing basis requiring about 15 to 20 hours per week. The client is based in the Edmonton area but the position is anticipated to be fully remote. We are in the early stages and anticipating a start date sometime around June.
Duties

  • Compile technical specs, procedures, process documentation and standardize them for publication and distribution within the client
  • Utilize the client's existing documentation policies and systems to execute deliverables
  • Liaise with client project managers, discipline leads, operations staff and technical experts and incorporate their insights into documentation
  • Prepare draft documentation for review by stakeholders
  • Be willing to travel to site if necessary to meet with relevant parties
  • Learn client operations and technical terminology
  • Utilized document management systems to properly store written material


Qualifications

  • Post-secondary education in business, engineering or communication
  • Experience in technical writing with a client base that includes engineering, operations, maintenance in complex oil & gas facilities
  • Experience working with technical specifications, policies, procedures
  • Able to produce written material for diverse groups such as engineering, operations, commercial and government/regulatory
  • Able to develop and use templates to standardize written materials
  • Advanced skills in the MS Office Suite of products
  • Experience in document sharing software



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