Technical Writer

Location St. Catharines, Canada
JobType Temporary
Reference 14509

Job Title: Technical Writer
Type: Contract (6 months)
Location: St. Catharines, ON L2M 5V6
Starts: October 12, 2020

Job Description

Our client is currently looking for a Technical Writer to add into their growing organization.


  • Advanced level of experience using Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Visio, Word) to compose technical collateral for software applications and application programming interfaces (APIs).
  • Experience using software developer code comments to assist in building technical documentation.
  • Experience conducting interviews and collaborating with technical resources in a software development environment.
  • Hands-on familiarity using Adobe Creative Cloud applications (Illustrator, Photoshop) for basic image manipulation.
  • Hands-on familiarity using knowledgebases (SharePoint) and learning management systems (Moodle).


  • Create technical documentation.
  • Broad understanding of building documents, standards SOP's, and user accounts.
  • Assist in development tasks.
  • Plan, develop, organize, write, and edit operational procedures and manuals.
  • Produce electronic documentation in addition to hard copy manuals.
  • Analyze documents to maintain continuity of style of content.
  • Proven experience working in a technical writing position.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Office.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Able to write in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences.
  • Skilled at prioritization and multi-tasking.