Kelly Services Technical Writer in Saint Louis, Missouri

Technical Writer

Duration: 6 month Contract

Kelly IT Resources is working with a wonderful government service organization in St. Louis that is seeking a Technical Writer position for a 6 month contract! Main functions for the Technical Writer will be to work with their business operations and support team and write out all of their processes and procedures and SOPs for some key initiatives and implementations.

We need a technical writer that can follow the below responsibilities and possess the minimum requirements!!

Duties and Responsibilities for the Technical Writer:

Confer and collaborate with software developers, information technology specialists and business analysts to create complete system diagrams Ability to create process flows, data schemas, data flows Gathers technical information, prepares written text and narrative and coordinates layout and final publication Ability to grasp technical concepts quickly and transform technical data into an easy to use format for both technical and non-technical users Edit and format documentation which contains flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, architectures and charts as assigned

Required Skills for the Techical Writer:

Specialized – requires strong skills in editing documents, including such technical documents as software/hardware documentation Requires knowledge in Microsoft Office Applications and/or Adobe Suite with a strong background in MS Word, Sharepoint, Visio and graphics packages. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills Must possess an excellent knowledge of the English language Must be detailed oriented Needs to understand the importance of meeting suspenses Must possess solid team work skills


Bachelor’s degree in technical writing or IT field - three years of experience, two of which must be specialized


Associate’s degree in technical writing or IT field - five years of experience, three of which must be specialized

Please note: This role will have specific government clearance requirements that the individual will have to obtain! And there may be occasional travel required--ALSO--When we send over candidates they must be able to provide writing samples!

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Category: Editorial/Writing