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Technical Writer

Job ID 110913 Date posted 09/11/2019
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L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com

Job Title: Technical Writer

Job Location: Enfield, Nova Scotia, Canada

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers� mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

About L3Harris Technologies

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers� mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com


What will be your role within the Electronic Publications team? 

Working out of the Enfield (NS) facility and eporting to the Electronic Publications Supervisor, the Technical Writer is responsible to research, write, revise or update technical publications primarily for the CF-18 program and for other in-service support contracts.


L3 MAS is one of the leading Canadian providers of aircraft engineering, fleet management, aircraft maintenance for government departments and agenciesand commercial customers.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research necessary to produce comprehensive technical publications;
  • Apply expertise to interview Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and define requirements;
  • Derive new procedures to incorporate aircraft modifications, as well as define appropriate supporting illustrations;
  • Co-ordinate the preparation and the validation of texts, as well as other technical information documents related to customer requirements;
  • Perform validation/verification (val/ver) on aircraft if required;
  • Provide support to Customer in effectively using the Integrated Electronic Technical Publication (IETP) if required;
  • Raise technical problems;
  • Collaborate with the technical publications team, Tech Pubs System Developer, Illustrator, Multi-Media Designer, Editor and Translators to enable the completeness of the work task and the necessary update to the Technical Publication(s);
  • Verify and check the preparation of illustrations, photographs, diagrams, as necessary;
  • Support the Electronic Publications Supervisor by providing writing effort estimates for customer approval;
  • Provide inputs for continuous improvement;
  • Provide status reports to the Electronic Publications Supervisor on assigned tasks.

What are the essential qualifications and experience necessary for the role?

  • Possess a diploma or certificate in an aerospace related field or relevant experience in the armed forces;
  • 10 years of experience in aeronautics (avionics, mechanical or engines);
  • Must be master of the English language and be able to produce high quality reports and documentation in English;
  • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings and documents;
  • Must have a in-depth knowledge of ATA-2200 & S1000D International Specification for technical publications;
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of SGML, XML and Simplified English;
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of Arbortext Epic Editor for creation of documents in SGML or XML;
  • Knowledge of Office applications: Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Visio
  • Medical requirement: Normal colour vision.

Operational requirements :  

 

  • Must be eligible for registration to the Controlled Goods Program;
  • Must be eligible to obtaining and maintaining the government of Canada�s �Reliability� status and Level 2 (Secret) security clearance;
  • Location not accessible via public transportation, car required.

 


L3 Harris Technologies is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination.


 


We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contact.


 


 


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Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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