Kelly Services Technical Writer in Kansas City, Kansas

Technical Writer - Kansas City, KS (4-6 month contract)

Job Responsibilities

  • Develops, writes, and edits material for technical documentation, reports, manuals and related technical and administrative publication

  • Plans, organizes, writes, prepares and edits technical publications and product support literature.

  • Organizes material and completes writing assignment according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology.

  • Acquires and organizes basic source material, including applicable specifications, engineering write ups, and drawing packages.

  • Observes production, developmental, and experimental activities to determine operating procedure and detail.

  • Responsible for all activities related to technical documentation that is outsourced to outside vendors.

  • Reviews published materials and recommends revisions or changes in scope, format, content, and methods of reproduction and binding.

  • Performs other related duties as required.

Desired Background/Experience

  • Bachelor s degree or minimum four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Ability to act as a multi-functional resource whose skills can be applied to a range of departmental tasks where necessary.

  • Understanding engineering change processes

  • Experience and skill in formatting, table design, book configuration, auto-numbering/outlining, embedding graphics, applying and updating styles, and working with templates

  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Word for publishing technical documents

  • Use of styles, tables, and importing graphics

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.