Overview

Aviation Technical Writer 1 Job at Garmin – 3.8 in Olathe, KS

We are looking for a full-time Aviation Technical Writer I for our headquarters in the greater Kansas City area. In this role, you will be responsible for researching and writing pilot’s guides and quick reference guides. Other essential functions include:

Create electronic documents using word processing and desktop publishing tools

Communicate with the Design Engineers in areas that relate to the product specifications and product development

Facilitate the rework of mechanical drawings and screen captures

Qualified candidates possess a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in a field relevant to performing the essential functions of this job description or a minimum of 2 years’ experience performing a role substantially similar to the essential functions of this job description. Other requirements include:

Must possess experience in the aviation industry and working with and/or using avionics

Must demonstrate proficiency using word processing tools such as Microsoft Word

Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision

Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment

Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others

Desirable Qualifications:
Pilot’s license or familiarity with aviation phraseology and flight operations procedures

Proficiency in effectively using Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, and Photoshop

Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.

About the Company

Company: Garmin – 3.8

Company Location:  Olathe, KS

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