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Technical Content Creator - Contributing Author/Editor

Date: Oct 18, 2019

 

Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex. With over 120 years of service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation and a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric, where the actual is limited and the possible is immense.

PURPOSE:  Technical Content Creator will provide technical writing/editing for the Technical Training department.  Responsibilities include creation and maintenance of educational and training materials. 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES):

  • Creates, develops, plans, writes and edits technical service and instructional content that conforms to the company's documentation and quality system standards. Content could be generated for use in curriculum materials, training manuals, welding guidelines. e-learning modules and books.
  • Confers with subject matter experts to research and understand technical information in order to be able to generate content for Instruction Manuals, Service Manuals or other media for nontechnical and technical users.
  • Coordinates multiple document reviews and maintains change control to ensure current documentation through release and into circulation, in all applicable languages and in all applicable locations.

 

BASIC REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Technical Writing, English, or Communications, or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of technical writing experience with a focus in creating, proofreading and editing content
  • Ability to function effectively and professionally under frequent deadlines
  • Ability to perform extremely detailed work with a high degree of accuracy in an individual and team environment
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Adobe Suites
  • Familiar with PTC Arbortext Editor and/or comparable programs
  • Excellent communication, time management, and organizational skills
  • Experience with content management/asset management
  • Experience creating/managing e-learning content
  • Additional language fluency in Spanish is preferred
  • Hands-on technical / engineering experience preferred

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

Employment Status: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Administration 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 

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