Technical Writer

Industry

IT

Advert ID

CAN_607574

Location

North York

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to CAD38/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Manpower Canada - (CAN) 2 Sheppard Avenue East 20th floor ON North York , ON M2N 5Y7

ContactNumber

877-876-7331

Job Description

Manpower is hiring for a Technical Writer with one of Canada's top energy producers.



Contract Length: 12 Months

Pay: $38/hr

Location: North York, ON (3 days a week onsite, 2 remote)



Job Description:

* Work closely with engineers and other projects stakeholders including SMEs to create and publish technical standards, procedures, and other documentation to support the design, construction, and maintenance of natural gas distribution systems.

* Understand and translate complex technical concepts into clear, concise, and accurate technical documentation targeting a wide range of audiences.

* Ensure that engineering documentation and communications follow established writing rules, company standards, and legal requirements.

* Contribute to the maintenance and upkeep of the writing style guide, document templates, and other internal processes and standards.

* Perform copy/edit and provide suggestions for improving structure, presentation, and delivery of content to end-users to resolve information gaps and inconsistencies.

* Create and update technical illustrations, graphics, and job aids as needed.

* Provide guidance on technical writing principles to other members of the CM team and across Engineering as needed.

* Provide suggestions for continuous improvement of existing department standards and processes.

* Manage multiple streams of work and parallel deadlines

MUST HAVE:

* Demonstrate strong work ethic in all areas

-Strong demonstrated time management skills

-Strong candidates will be those who take initiative and work well under minimal supervision, acting as project managers for all their documentation projects

-Displays positive attitude and team spirit

-Comfortable conducting and leading meetings with clients and other project stakeholders

-Very familiar with topic-based authoring and minimalist writing principles

-Demonstrate professional demeanor in all engagements both with clients and team members

-Able to adapt to digital transformation initiatives

-Demonstrate short learning curve when exposed to new DITA XML concepts



Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunities.