Technical Writer (remote eligible)

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-338166
    • Job Location: Dallastown, PA
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/06/2022
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
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Job Description

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:

To ensure accurate creation of Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) documents that support customer program requirements

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Responsible for creation of ILS documents that support customer program requirements. 
  • Supports the Sales department in proposal development and ILS estimates.
  • Writes subcontractor statements of work and acts as subcontractor ILS liaison. 
  • Performs reliability and maintainability analysis. 
  • Prepares training materials and requirements. 
  • Creates safety assessment reports. 
  • Develops provisioning/Logistics Support Analysis (LSA) data. 
  • Attends job kick-off meetings and participates in design reviews with customers.
  • Maintains engineering specification files.

Experience and Skills

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

·       Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards

·       Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors

·       Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary

·       Ability to adhere to workplace rules

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

·       BS/BA degree preferably in a technical field or writing field 

·       5 years as a technical writer 

·       Desired DOD experience preferred 

·       Familiarity with DOD ILS requirements

·       Excellent writing skills

·       Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

·       This position is remote eligible upon completion of training.  Travel to the manufacturing facility will be required bi-annually or semi-annually, based on need.

·       Office environment

·       Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time

·       Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones)

·       Ability to lift up to 10 pounds

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
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