L-3 Communications Technical Editor/Writer A3 in Waco, Texas

The Technical Writer will author a wide range of technical documents for aircraft based upon their analysis of the associated engineering source data. This source data may include engineering drawings, vendor catalogs, software user manuals, interface control drawings, and interviews with cognizant engineering personnel. Products authored will include operation and maintenance instruction manuals, flight manuals, Illustrated Parts Breakdown manuals, and wiring manuals. Authoring skills should include experience in developing technical material to specific style, format, and content specifications established by the various Department of Defense service components as well as Civil Aviation Authorities. Sets the highest ethical standards for self and others. Other duties as assigned.

  • Bachelor’s Degree 2 years relevant experience to include multi-engine fixed wing aircraft.

  • Associates Degree 6 years related experience to include multi-engine fixed wing aircraft, 4 of which must be related exempt experience.

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent 10 years relevant experience to include multi-engine fixed wing aircraft, 4 of which must be related exempt experience.

  • Experience in Military and Commercial Illustrated Parts Catalog (IPC) standard manual development highly desired.

  • A strong hands-on background in military or civilian aircraft is highly desired.

  • A strong working knowledge of typical authoring software is a plus.

  • Must be able to obtain a Security Clearance.

  • Must be able to travel as required.

  • Must be able to work any shift, weekends, and overtime as required.

  • Other duties as assigned. The essential physical requirements of the position will be reviewed with the applicant during the interview.

    L-3 Platform Integration, a recognized leader in aircraft modification and special mission system integration, offers challenging and rewarding assignments across a broad spectrum of aircraft modification programs. The Platform Integration Division provides innovative solutions for major structural modifications and systems integration to military and commercial aircraft. The division has primary operations in Waco, TX. Visit our website at http://www.L-3jobs.com

/ Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.We maintain a drug-free Tobacco-free work place and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. /

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Title: Technical Editor/Writer A3

Location: Texas-Waco

Requisition ID: 084350