#143460

Technical Writer

Location:
Houston
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
03/04/2019
posted by:
Paige Eddington
Date:
01/31/2019

Job Description:

Our client is seeking an experienced Technical Writer to support Upstream Capability- Drilling & Completions in Houston, TX. The main responsibility of the Technical Writer will be to create, enhance, update and maintain documents related to Drilling and Completions.


The Technical Writer will be a part of a team consisting of engineers, SMEs, a technical writer, and a team lead.

Requirements: 
• 5-7+ years of experience as a Technical Writer required 
• Knowledge of Drilling and Completions Engineering technical writing required 
• Intermediate to advanced hands-on experience with: SharePoint, Microsoft Word, Excel and Adobe required 
• Loading documents to SharePoint 
• Convert Word doc to PDF, ensure link works 
• Must have prior experience working with experts to create, enhance and revise documents required 
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills required 
• Candidates local to Houston area required 

Preferred Skills: 
• College degree preferred 
• Technical Writing experience within O/G company or operator- plus 
• Experience managing SharePoint sites – permissions, administration – nice to have 
• Experience with Microsoft Visio – plus 
• MS Project Planner experience - plus 

Education: College Degree Preferred 

Responsibilities: 
• The main responsibility of the Technical Writer will be to create, enhance, update and maintain documents related to Drilling and Completions. 
• They will manage the workflow of documents through the entire revision process. 
• The workload could vary from revising one major technical document to revising multiple small documents at one given time. 
• Influence technical document quality 
• Work directly with engineers and SMEs to construct or revise documents/information into quality, technical documents.