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Technical Writer

Ref: US_EN_6_971648_1337982

Posted on 12 May 2020
Job Location
Portland, Oregon
Contract Type

A Technical Writer available in Portland, OR courtesy of Modis Engineering. The Technical Writer will be working collaboratively with manufacturing engineers and production teams to provide Assembly/work Instructions as well as building new product User Guides. Looking for a experience with MS word and PowerPoint as well as Adobe FrameMaker would be a plus

Our client is a leader in design, manufacturing, hardware platform and supply chain solutions. This is a direct hire role


  • Create, develop, organize, plan, write and edit operational, maintenance, test, and other electronic or printed publications for company products.
  • Research engineering schematics, technical design specifications, diagrams and specifications with design engineers, users, and other staff.
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing Engineers and the manufacturing team, documenting operational methods and specifications for a diverse range of products.
  • Requirements

    Experience creating documentation for complex electromechanical equipment is preferred.

    Good organization skills.

    Ability to effectively communicate with a variety of internal collaborators including Manufacturing and Manufacturing Engineers.

    Proficient with MS Word and PowerPoint.

    Familiar with Solidworks Composer or similar applications.

    Familiar with Adobe FrameMaker.

    Bachelor’s degree preferred or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

    1. Writer available in Portland, OR please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Modis Engineering, go to If you have questions about the position, please contact Carol Heard at 503.535.2588 or

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