Technical Writer – 835357

Job #: 835357
Salary: $25-30/hr
Industry: Manufacturing
Type:Long Term Temporary
Location: Madison, WI
Category: Professional/Technical Positions
Technical Positions

Description / Qualifications

Our Madison-based client is looking for a technical writer for a year-long contract. This position translates product information into user-friendly content (manuals, knowledge-base solutions, replacement part instructions, communications) for use by a wide variety of internal and external audiences who interact with the company brands. This position also identifies and suggests necessary communications and new knowledge-base solutions as new topics arise.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Collect, organize, interpret and distill information from various sources into manuals, knowledge-base solutions, part instructions and any other format needed for technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Edit and proof read publications and information.
  • Coordinate all aspects of product information through the various contributors and reviewers in a timely manner.
  • Provide input and ideas to improve publications structure, format, and type of information provided based on user feedback and interactions.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience writing with XML authoring tools preferred
  • Content management and content reuse experience preferred