Marsh & Mclennan Companies

Technical Writer

Job specification


Job title:

Technical Writer


Atlanta, GA


Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Adobe FrameMaker documents for conversion to XML
  • Edit converted XML to conform to DITA XML standards
  • Update customer documents using XmetaL, FrameMaker, and Arbortext
  • Produce PDF and HTML output for publication using Xmetal, FrameMaker and Arbortext
  • Compose, edit and produce technical manuals, supplements and materials in conformance with FAA style guides, customer and CAVOK document standards.
  • Assist with overall quality of manual sets including manual content and all control documents.
  • Develop dynamic online forms.
  • Ensure the accuracy, completeness and timeliness of the technical documentation based on the project and client requirements.
  • Research and review engineering drawings and related technical data, determine their effect on aircraft technical manuals and publications such as IPC.

Education and Experience Required:

  • 3 years technical writing experience.
  • 5 years commercial aircraft experience with a practical approach to solving problems.
  • AA, AS in technical or scientific field. Equivalent and related experience may be substituted.
  • A&P license preferred.

Skills and Attributes:

  • Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Frame Maker, Arbortext, Xmetal
  • Must be familiar with aircraft technical manuals such as IPC, AMM, and CMM.
  • Must possess fundamental writing skills to ensure that technical content is clear, concise and grammatically correct.
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills.
  • High attention to detail
  • Must be able to type 30 WPM
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Effective time management and organization skills
  • Team player
  • Self-directed and willing to take initiative
  • Hard working and customer focus a must.
  • Eager to learn
  • Exhibits attention to detail and is a champion for accurace

How to Apply

  • Please send CV and cover letter to: CAVOK
  • To learn more, please follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter: @CAVOKgroup.