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Technical Writer

companyEV Group, Inc.
locationHillsboro, OR, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description


The Technical Writer will be responsible for creating and updating technical manuals and documentation for EVG equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each of the primary duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

  1. Creation of procedures based on standard Pre-Task-Plans
  2. Implementation of fingerprint procedures in Technical Documentation
  3. Validate correctness of preventive maintenance procedures
  4. Gather information and photos onsite to enhance documentation.
  5. Editorial reviews of technical content of updated procedures with Subject Matter Experts
  6. Peer editorial review of new and updated procedures
  7. Information research for EVG product documentation (digital, personal, cross-departmental)
  8. Creation of operating instructions and procedures in English as well as keeping them up to date, considering applicable laws, standards, and guidelines
  9. Independent graphic and text implementation according to company-wide requirements
  10. Further development of editorial standards
  11. Integration of supplier documents

Additional Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Opportunity for further education to become a certified technical editor.
  2. Provide daily written past downs to HQ documentation team.

Qualifications / Education / Skills and Experience

  1. This position requires an associate degree or bachelor’s degree in a related field or up to three (3) years of professional experience in writing and editing technical documentation.
  2. Strong technical knowledge of electronics at a level to troubleshoot from schematics and understand functions of standard electronic components.
  3. Experience with content management systems.
  4. Some troubleshooting knowledge preferred.
  5. Knowledge of common image editing tools.
  6. Very good knowledge of common IT tools.
  7. High self-motivation and self-organization.
  8. Strong customer support and interpersonal skills to be able to interface with Field Service Engineers and customers.
  9. Ability to communicate and demonstrate professional conduct with all levels of Management and personnel.
  10. Strong organizational skills.
  11. Must possess skills that can assist with cross-functional team building.
  12. Must have strong PC skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Windows (knowledge of SAP, Canbus and Motion controllers preferred).
  13. Must be able to work extended hours and/or flexible shifts, as required.

Physical Demands:

  1. While performing duties of this job, individual is regularly required to stand, sit, reach with hand and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl and lift/move up to 50 pounds. Visual acuity required. Individual is required to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls frequently and be able to reach with hand and arms above shoulder level occasionally.
  2. Ability to wear proper cleanroom attire and work inside the fab/cleanroom up to 30% of the time.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee in this position. Employee will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

A review of this position has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities.

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