Technical Writer

Waukesha, WI 53186

Posted: 01/16/2023 Job Number: 23133

Job Description

Selectek has an immediate opportunity for a Technical Writer position in Waukesha, WI. In this role, you will be responsible for creating and writing various types of user documentation, including how-to guides, manuals, references, or instructions.
  • Author technical content for a variety of clients using minimalist writing style
  • Write operation, repair, troubleshooting or test procedures as required
  • Utilize content development tools such as FrameMaker, InDesign, or proprietary software
  • Determine good graphical representation to support text and work with illustrators to develop technical illustrations
  • Work with client representatives as required
  • Comply with each client’s specifications and style guides
  • Accept ambiguity of client-supplied information
  • Operate, disassemble, and assemble equipment in facility as required
  • Prior experience with operation, maintenance, diagnostics, and repair of industrial machinery and/or automotive equipment OR prior experience in technical content development in XML, FrameMaker, InDesign, or other desktop publishing platforms
  • Prior working experience with heavy off-road vehicles (tractors, bulldozers, etc.) strongly preferred  
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering documentation and specifications
  • Knowledge of electrical systems, hydraulic systems, engines, or drive trains
  • Excellent writing and grammar skills  
Shift Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Pay and Wages: $22 - $28/hr depending on skillset and experience
Benefits: 401(k) plus company matching, health, life, vision, and dental insurance available after first 60 days
If you are qualified and ready to take on this opportunity, then we want to get to know you!
Contact Lia Felcyn (678) 335-6114

Meet Your Recruiter

Lia Felcyn
Technical Recruiter

Originally from Southern California, Lia moved to the Atlanta area in 2005, attending the University of West Georgia and Georgia State University.  Lia graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry.  Shortly after graduation, she accepted an unexpected career opportunity in sales and financial services.  Several years into her career, she began a team lead and team recruiting role, which sparked her passion for the recruiting industry.  Lia has been recruiting a wide variety of professionals in various fields since 2017, choosing to focus on professionals in technical and engineering fields with Selectek since 2022.


Lia is a foodie and outdoor enthusiast who enjoys cooking and trying new restaurants, spending time outdoors in nature, watching animal documentaries, and being a mom of three amazing kiddos.

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