Aviation Technical Writer 1

Garmin

Olathe, KS

JOB DETAILS
LOCATION
Olathe, KS
POSTED
30+ days ago

Description

Description

We are looking for a full-time Aviation Technical Writer I for our headquarters in the greater Kansas City area. In this role, you will be responsible for researching and writing pilot’s guides and quick reference guides. Other essential functions include:

  • Create electronic documents using word processing and desktop publishing tools

  • Communicate with the Design Engineers in areas that relate to the product specifications and product development

  • Facilitate the rework of mechanical drawings and screen captures


Qualifications

Qualified candidates possess a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in a field relevant to performing the essential functions of this job description or a minimum of 2 years’ experience performing a role substantially similar to the essential functions of this job description. Other requirements include:

  • Must possess experience in the aviation industry and working with and/or using avionics

  • Must demonstrate proficiency using word processing tools such as Microsoft Word

  • Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment

  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others


Desirable Qualifications:

  • Pilot's license orfamiliarity with aviation phraseology and flight operations procedures
  • Proficiency in effectively using Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, and Photoshop

GarminInternational is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.


Job: Engineering
Primary Location: US-KS-Olathe
Organization: Aviation Business
Education Level: Full-time
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Job Posting: 328631
Work Schedule: 328631