Technical Writer

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Location
Moncks Corner, South Carolina
Industry
Information Technology (Computer and Mathematical Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Salary
US$ 62.00 - US$ 66.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_41525
Contact
Young, Jarrid M., Spherion
Phone
843.554.4933
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Job Description

Spherion is currently accepting resumes for a Contract opportunity as a Technical Writer supporting the operations of a large and reputable technology company in the Monks Corner, SC area.

General Overview
With a unique cross-functional perspective, technical writers play a big part here, tying together many vital but disparate parts of the company's ecosystems. Data center technical writers perform tasks such as managing documentation projects and writing / editing training modules, procedures, technical guides, policies, orders, engineering documents, security documents, etc.

Responsibilities:
Responsibilities:
??? Develop, revise or edit training modules and obtain review / approval to publish or retire drafts (via an electronic content management system).
??? Deliver classroom training or monitor computer-based systems as requested.
??? Meet document project milestones in a timely manner; proactively engage with the project team and advocate for documentation best practices; and provide status reports as requested.
??? As requested, write documents such as training modules, policies, instructions, FAQs, and guides, and edit documents to improve grammar, style, and punctuation.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Skills:
--Ability to understand technology, demonstrated by having been professionally employed as a training developer, technical writer, engineer, scientist, or similar.
--Demonstrated leadership skills (for teams, people, programs, or projects, etc.), preferably in a global setting.
--Ability to understand technology and basic business needs. Demonstrated experience in copy editing documents in American English.
--Understanding of training and operational needs in large-scale industrial settings; understanding of the data center life cycle.

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:
??? Mandatory BS / BA degree (or equivalent practical experience) plus 5 years of experience.
??? Experience using content management systems and computer-based training systems.
??? Experience working with documentation sets / processes.
??? Experience in process improvement, training, or facilitation. Experience with Google Apps (Docs, Sheets, Drawings, Calendar, Mail, Drive, etc.).


Spherion is currently accepting resumes for a Contract opportunity as a Technical Writer supporting the operations of a large and reputable technology company in the Monks Corner, SC area. For immediate consideration please email a copy of your resume directly to jarridyoung@spherion.com.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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