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Technical Writer

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LEAD Staffing

Technical Writer
San Diego, CA
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Technical Writer (San Diego, CA 92113)
Lead Marine

San Diego, CA 92113

Full Time

The LEAD Marine team aims to build trusting partnerships with candidates seeking long term opportunities in the ship building and repair industries nationwide. We work with some of the largest and fastest growing defense and commercial contractors and will leverage your work experience to match your skills with the right company. 

$27.50- $40.00/hour 

1st shift

Our client is hiring experienced Technical Writrs with experience working a growing prime naval contractor  in the San Diego, CA area. Candidates will have an opportunity to work long term with a stable work schedule. 

Responsibilities: 
  • Serves as a technical writer and approval authority for the development of Process Control Procedures (PCP’s).  Able to translate basic information from work specifications, and technical documentation from NSTM’s, Mil Standards, and OEM technical manuals, for submission to the appropriate approval authority ensuring full compliance and documentation of all Objective Quality Evidence (OQE) supporting final work certification.  
  • Possesses a great eye for detail, a willingness to embrace and endorse strict processes and policies and the ability to accurately document the completion of all tests. 
  • Demonstrates a understanding of the in-depth requirements associated with the performance of various types of equipment test memorandums.   Extensive knowledge in the identification of QA requirements identified in system prints and drawings, NSTM’s, Military Standards, and technical publications including the ability to clearly interpret these references on the deck plates while demonstrating sound decision making and effective coordination resolving differing opinions in interpretation of requirements to the satisfaction of PCE customers while ensuring full compliance for work certification.
  • Demonstrates responsibility for the safe conduct of in-process and final operational checkpoints which requires not only an understanding of the technical aspect of the test, but also all required safety practices, undistracted situational awareness and complete focus on the task.
  • Initiates Preventative and Corrective Action Reports required for the correction of deficiencies / discrepancies related to completion of work items.  Conducts follow up evaluation to determine the effectiveness of corrective actions.  Provides recommendation and resolution in the event corrective actions are deemed ineffective and verifies proper completion of actions identified.
  • Accomplishes internal and external Quality Assurance Audits and Surveillances.
  • Other duties as may be assigned

Requirements: 
Education:
  • Associate or Bachelors Degree in QA related curriculum or equivalent (proven) experience preferred. 
Experience and Knowledge:
  • Minimum 8 years ship repair / shipyard related experience and strong mechanical aptitude. Management may determine an applicant qualified and/or may qualify for the position if the applicant has the necessary knowledge and/or certifications to meet the requirements.
  • Mastery in the application of ship repair technical specifications and industry requirements supporting the repair of complex and critical systems and equipment.
  • Must possess extensive knowledge of NAVSEA Standard Items, ISO 9001:2008, and notional differences in QA system requirements in relation to Government / Military / ABS and Commercial work specifications.  
  • Professional acumen demonstrating effective communication (both verbal and written) for coordination, scheduling, and completion of inspections with; ships personnel, contractors, subcontractors, vendors, customers, and employees.
  • Must be able to complete training / certification for CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) and complete training and/ or qualifications required to support assigned collateral duties (Internal Auditor, NPBI, Surveillances, etc.)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
Benefits: 
· Health insurance
· 401k
· Paid holidays
· Paid sick leave
*The benefits listed above are subject to eligibility requirements*

To see a list of more available jobs, please visit www.leadstaff.com/jobs/

About LEAD Industrial

Lead Staffing, established in 2010, specializes in Construction, Industrial and Marine Staffing of Skilled Tradespeople throughout the United States of America. Our goal is to work with regional and national contractors that share our commitment towards safety and to provide long term rewarding work assignments for our valued employees.

LEAD is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. 

LEAD is committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a growing national company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.
 

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