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Technical Publication Specialist 3

1546-199Job Description ARES Corporation seeks an experienced candidate to support the operation, maintenance, and sustainment of the US Air Force's Launch and Service Contract (LISC). As part of this team, your work will directly support Vandenberg Air Force Base's efforts to successfully launch rockets into space. Essential Functions: o Responsible for creating end-user documents and videos in accordance with the company's strategies and standards. o Steer publications from initiation to release. o Identify and implement required Technical Manual (TM) development changes based on a technical data package consisting of an Engineering Change Proposal (ECP), engineering drawings, and Logistics Management Information (LMI), using Adobe Frame Maker, Microsoft Word, and Adobe Illustrator. o Partner with Engineers, Product Support Analysts, Drafters, and internal Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to create technical publications, operating manuals, user guides, quick reference material, application and technical notes, training materials, etc. o Perform in-process reviews, and certifications and verifications of Technical Manuals with operators, peers, and customers. o Coordinate and support Engineering in Integrated Product Team (IPT) environment. Participation in project meetings with direct contact with the Engineering and Government customer. o Coordinate and handle multiple tasks and projects; and, provide guidance for the same to IPT members throughout the development lifecycle. o Assist with the preparation of Rough Order of Magnitude or Basis of Estimates. o Perform data and configuration management activities associated with implementation of Technical Manuals. o Perform related duties as required, e.g., support to integrated logistics functions, and training/mentoring of other product support personnel.   Required Skills Required Skills:   Required Skills: o Ability to effectively work in a team environment; and, perform work and resolve problems with limited supervision. o Strong verbal and written communication skills; o Strong organizational skills with specific emphasis on attention to detail. o Proficiency with Adobe Framemaker, Illustrator, Acrobat Professional, and Microsoft Office applications, or other Desktop Publishing Programs. o Working knowledge of materials, components, assemblies, computer, and peripheral hardware designs - parts. o Working knowledge of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) tools, e.g., Windchill or equivalent. o Familiarity with S1000D authoring and publishing preferred. o Some extended standing, and/or travel to local and remote sites. o The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project requirements. o Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance which includes U.S. citizenship or U.S. naturalization. o Valid U.S. Driver's License required.
Salary Range: NA
Minimum Qualification
5 - 7 years

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