David Aplin Group Technical Writer Full Time in Winnipeg, MB

David Aplin Group

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Technical Writer
Winnipeg, MB

1 year experience in writing technical documents. Diploma in Technical Writing or Manufacturing / Mechanical Technology or 10 years related shop experience….

Winnipeg, MB
David Aplin Group, one of Canada’s Best Manages Companies, has partnered with our client, an industry leader, to recruit a Technical Writer to join their team.
The candidate will apply his or her knowledge and experience in technical writing to create work instructions for the Engineering Department. Advance research will be required from drawings, standards, procedures and Engineering Work Instructions. Liaison with Manufacturing and Design Engineering, Quality Assurance, shop supervision and shop personnel will be required. Data will be reviewed by senior manufacturing engineering personnel for technical accuracy prior to release. Recommendations for improvements to shop processes used will be a responsibility. Support will be provided to 5S and other process improvement initiatives.

The Role:
The primary purpose of this position is to provide timely and accurate technical instructions enabling efficient manufacturing processes to be implemented and sustained. Knowledge of the SyteLine ERP system and assembly line processes will be an asset. Ability to provide written instructions in a formatted concise manner is required. Typing skills, knowledge of digital photo enhancement and Word document PC software experience are required assets. Knowledge of interpreting Engineering drawings and specifications is required. Additional responsibilities include:
Researches and completes new work instructions.
Maintains existing work instructions and recommends improvements to the documented processes.
Prepares regular reports on the status of work instructions.
Provides support to 5S and other improvement initiatives within company.
Participates in training initiatives.

The Ideal Candidate:
Diploma in Technical Writing or Manufacturing / Mechanical Technology or 10 years related shop experience.
1 year experience in writing technical documents.
Typing and communication skills. MS office (Excel, Word, Power Point, Visio).
Knowledge of interpreting Engineering drawings and specifications.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Leanne Bonnar, Consultant, Aplin Engineering & Technical . We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If this is your first introduction to us, we invite you to become one of our satisfied candidates. David Aplin Group has been Canadian owned since 1975. Our professional consultants are passionate about helping you find a fulfilling job or career and ensuring your complete satisfaction with our process. Our proven track record, nearly 4 decades long, is largely due to our team of highly skilled and successful specialists. Through superior service and a commitment to long-term relationships, we provide deep specialization in core areas for complete recruiting and HR solutions across Canada – all from one source. We look forward to exceeding your expectations!
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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-23
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