Liberal Arts Career Services
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Pape-Dawson Engineers, Inc., Technical Writer, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11184

Mon, December 21, 2015

What makes Pape-Dawson different? Our people. 

Pape-Dawson has created an atmosphere where talented and dedicated engineers, surveyors, geologists, geoscientists and support personnel focus individual and collective skills on a single objective – sound, innovative and cost-effective solutions. Our diverse professional backgrounds benefit each client through sensitivity to individual requirements, responsiveness to project deadlines and creative, yet rational, solutions. 

We are currently seeking a Technical Writer in our San Antonio, Texas office. This position is responsible for the editing and development of technical content for proposals. 

Responsibilities: 

• Interview technical resources and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to elicit the appropriate technical information needed to compose high-quality technical write-ups 
• Edit/standardize documents prepared by technical resources and SMEs 
• Collaborate with technical resources and SMEs to outline and organize proposal write ups 
• Develop detailed outlines and write text accurately to specifications 
• Collaborate with proposal staff to ensure accurate and timely completion of documents 

Qualifications: 

• 5 years’ experience in writing and editing technical proposals** 
• Strong technical writing skills and a proven track record of creating effective, clear and concise documentation 
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with all levels of employees in an organization 
• Attention to detail with strong organizational skills 
• Ability to manage multiple deadlines and priorities in work tasks 
• Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships 
• Flexibility in changing work assignments 
• Self-starter 
• Ability to work within a team environment 

**Candidates selected for an interview will be required to provide a professional writing sample.

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