technical writer - mechancial engineering technologist in London

London, Ontario
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Technical Writer

Are you a Mechanical Engineer or Technologist looking to become a valuable member of a busy team? Our client, a large defense manufacturer in LONDON, ONTARIO, is looking to add to their team a TECHNICAL WRITER.
This is a 12 month contract opportunity to start.


Required Qualifications

• University Degree or College Diploma in a technical discipline
• Demonstrated high levels of written and oral communications skills, interpersonal and organizational skills
• Ability to travel, and possess/be able to acquire and maintain a valid passport

Preferred Qualifications

• Familiarity with military standards and specifications
• Experience with SGML/XML, Documentum or working in a Content Management System (CMS)

Job Responsibilities

• Determine, develop and obtain source data necessary to produce illustrated parts or operator/maintenance manuals
• Develop/write procedures as part of overall development of illustrated parts or operator/maintenance manuals
• Read and interpret Engineering blueprints and subcontractor data
• Generate accurate illustration requests to support technical manual development
• Review change requests, i.e. ECOs and CCRs, to determine level of impact to technical manuals
• Liaise with LE groups and other departments for inputs and results of evaluations
• Assist in updating stat logs
• Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives when required
• Assist in maintaining electronic files in accordance with departmental requirements using CMS (Content Management System)

Due to the nature of the position, successful applicants must meet all applicable security requirements of the Canadian Controlled Goods Program, including, but not limited to, the ability to obtain and maintain a Canadian government security clearance to secret level.

If you have questions about this role feel free to call Dawn Urbanowicz at 519-679-7539 or email

While we at Randstad Engineering appreciate all applicants who apply, only those selected for a preliminary interview will be contacted.

Randstad Professionals Canada
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