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Salt Lake City Tech Writer for software installation/configuration directions

Job Title Salt Lake City Tech Writer for software installation/configuration directions
Location Salt Lake City, Utah 84102 (801)
Audience Programmers at colleges who must integrate SaaS software with their on-campus learning management system (LMS)
Contract or staff Contract
Length two months
Salary $40./hr.
Off site or on site On site for information gathering, needs assessment
Degree N/A
Major N/A
Skills Technical writing, software user, installation, and configuration guides, servers, IT, the Canvas, Design to Learn, or Moodle LMS (learning management system), system administration
The Job

Our client has built a very popular student-to-teacher video system (cloud-based). One hundred CA community colleges bought it, so he now needs professional instructions for programmers in the IT departments of those colleges. Programmers must integrate the new video system with their existing Canvas, Design to Learn, or Moodle learning-management software. (Professors use an LMS to give assignments, tests, publish grades, reference materials, and communicate with students.

Apply your experience working as a Technical Writer writing user guides or system administrator guides. Write clear directions for faculty and IT support staff on community college campuses.

How to Apply

How to apply: Send your resume in Word with your complete home address, along with user or sys admin guide samples you wrote, to Reply1@Techwriters.com.

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Technical Writer with PowerPoint, AutoCAD or SolidWorks to write work instructions

Job Title Technical Writer with PowerPoint, AutoCAD or SolidWorks to write work instructions
Location Clearwater, FL 33624 (727)
Audience Employees at HP, Apple, Cisco, Microsoft who get technical support, CAD drawings, specs instructions from this company
Contract or staff Contract
Length Two years
Salary $38./hr
Off site or on site On site, 2:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. shift
Degree N/A
Major N/A
Skills AutoCAD, SolidWorks, TurboCAD, DesignCAD or similar machine-part, technical-drawing software; knowledge of IT, networking protocols; PowerPoint slide production; user guide, work instruction, SOP, or policies and procedures writing
The Job

Our client gives 24/7 support to employees at America`s largest high-tech manufacturers of computers, routers, switches, servers. You will help train them and give them 24/7 support, thus, the 2:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. night-time hours requirement.

Apply your technical writing experience at software, hardware, networking, and/or consumer-device companies. Work with process engineers and compose clear work instructions, policies and procedures, user instructions. Write and teach (using PowerPoint slides) how to produce various products following CAD drawings. Know how to import CAD drawings into PrPt slides and produce sharp, attractive slides.

How to Apply

How to apply: Send your resume in Word with your complete home address, along with slide deck and user guide samples you wrote, to Reply1@Techwriters.com.

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Fresno, CA API manual Writer (Power Shell, C#, Java, Azure)

Job Title Fresno, CA API manual Writer (Power Shell, C#, Java, Azure)
Location Fresno, CA 94404 (559)
Audience Windows developers who create Web APIs
Contract or staff Contract
Length Three months
Salary $50./hr.
Off site or on site On site for information gathering
Degree N/A
Major N/A
Skills Technical Writer, API guides, the Windows PowerShell scripting language, C#, Java, Azure
The Job

The company does have documentation that we think is very good. But the Product Manager who wrote it wants to develop software—not write instructions and directions for customers. Apply your experience telling developers what they want to know about APIs to flesh out, expand on what exists currently.

After a few meetings in Fresno to understand the product, you can work off site.

How to Apply

Send your resume in Word with your complete home address along with API guide samples you wrote, to Reply1@Techwriters.com.

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Detroit Tech Writer to create installation, operation, maintenance instructions for big car-painting machine

Job Title Detroit Tech Writer to create installation, operation, maintenance instructions for big car-painting machine
Location Rochester Hills, MI 48307 (248)
Audience Workers at General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Nissan auto plants
Contract or staff Staff
Length N/A
Salary $65,000./yr.
Off site or on site On site
Degree N/A
Major N/A
Skills Detailed sequence of operation writing for very large equipment used at refineries, utilities, car manufacturers. Understand valves, water piping, air handling, filtration, programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and industrial control systems (ICSs).
The Job

Our client sells their car-painting equipment to all automobile manufacturers, in the U.S. and worldwide.

Apply your job experience working as a Technical Writer for car makers, utilities, oil and gas, or other big, industrial equipment. Rewrite and improve existing machine instructions, including some (10) software screens. Make the directions, written in house, more professional and easier to follow.

How to Apply

Send your resume in Word with your complete home address. Also attach machine-operation instructions you wrote for a big machine. Send to Reply1@Techwriters.com.

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Frederick, MD Tech Writer to produce internal and external specs for software

Job Title Frederick, MD Tech Writer to produce internal and external specs for software
Location Ijamsville, MD 21754 (240)
Audience Programmers who work for Comcast and must install, integrate, and use UML, JSON, REST, Java, and .NET APIs
Contract or staff Staff, permanent
Length N/A
Salary $70,000./yr.
Off site or on site On site
Degree N/A
Major N/A
Skills Technical writing, B.A. or B.S. degree, UML (Unified Modeling Language), internal and external specs for a software application, API guides for JSON (JavaScript Object Notation), REST, .Net code.
The Job

This 500-employee telecom, broadband-fulfillment Company provides technicians who do fiber restoration, IT development, engineering and construction management for Comcast, Cox, Metrocast, Time Warner Cable, and T-Mobile Communications.

An engineering group created an application they use internally. Comcast purchased it, so now someone (you) must document it. Apply your experience writing internal and external software application specifications. Document what the application does, how it works, and where users go on 12 dense screens to achieve what they want using the software. They used UML to describe class (of objects), object, association, responsibility, activity, interfaces, use cases, packages, sequences, collaboration, and states.

How to Apply

Send your resume in Word with your complete home address. Also attach business, IT-related writing samples and send to Reply1@Techwriters.com.

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