C&J Energy Services, Inc.
Job Title: Technical Writer
Company/Department: Research & Technology\u00a0
The Technical Writer is responsible for creating and maintaining end-user documentation for multiple divisions of C&J's Research and Technology Center. The Technical Writer's responsibilities also include the creation of technical documentation such as test plans, procedures, assembly, dis-assembly, maintenance, and operational procedures.\u00a0
Organize material and complete writing assignment according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology.
Maintain records and files of work and revisions.
Edit, standardize, or make changes to material prepared by other writers or establishment personnel.
Confer with engineers, technicians, operations personnel, vendors, and managers to establish technical specifications and to determine subject material to be developed for publication (assembly, dis-assembly, maintenance, operational procedures, etc.).
Work with engineering, manufacturing, and operations personnel on updating documents per ECN's, ECR's and other modifications as the need arises.
Review published materials and recommend revisions or changes in scope, format, content, and methods of reproduction.
Generate or select photographs, drawings, sketches, diagrams, and charts to illustrate material.
Study drawings, specifications, mockups, and products to integrate engineering, manufacturing, operations procedure, and production.
Interview engineering and manufacturing personnel and read journals and other material to become familiar with product technologies and production methods.
Observe manufacturing, developmental, and experimental activities to determine operating procedures and details.\u00a0
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:\u00a0
Must have good technical writing skills -- clear, comprehensive and grammatically correct writing.
Ability to analyze information from multiple sources and create documentation for users with varying technical abilities.
Must be able to manage documentation needs for multiple products and software applications while working with multiple subject matter experts and reviewers.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office (including Visio) and Adobe products.
Must be a self-starter with the ability to initiate projects independently while soliciting feedback from all key personnel.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Works well in a team environment\u00a0
Minimum Required Education, Credentials, Licenses and Experience:\u00a0
4 year Bachelor's degree, from an accredited school, majoring in Engineering, English, Journalism, or related discipline.
Previous experience working in an Oilfield environment technically writing about oilfield tools and equipment is greatly preferred.
C&J Energy Services, Inc.
Website : http://www.cjenergy.com