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Senior Technical Editor / Writer - Organizational Maintenance

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E4893:Technical Edtr/Wrtr Sr
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At Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach – and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your skills, training and education. Come and experience your future!

The Organizational Maintenance senior technical writer candidate will be a member of Rotary and Mission Systems, Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, Technical Publications team supporting US Air Force HH-60U Program Technical Manuals. The position is located in Shelton, CT.

The Organizational Maintenance senior technical writer will manage, direct, and QA the writing/offload effort of Organizational Maintenance technical manual projects and must be able to clearly and effectively communicate technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences. The Organizational Maintenance senior technical writer acts as subject matter expert for projects in Avionics, Electrical, Airframe, Powerplant, Fuel, Powertrain, and Flight controls.

The Organizational Maintenance senior technical writer manages offload to suppliers observing performance and quality of publications, referring to technical specifications and engineering drawings. The Organizational Maintenance senior technical writer manages the preparation of text, line art, wiring diagrams and charts verifying they conform to specifications. The Organizational Maintenance senior technical writer also conducts quality review of materials.

The position requires contact with customers. Travel to customers facilities to perform validations and verifications on technical manuals and directives with customer, attend program reviews and technical interchange meetings, etc. with customer.

Additional duties include:

- Track quality metrics of all deliverables using Authorized Technical Review process.
- Manage development of deliverables to support Product Safety, Engineering, ILS managers, and commercial operator support.
- Manage outsourcing of work.
- Manage delivery schedule.
- Work with internal and external suppliers to ensure quality of final documents.
- Manage budgets associated with related tasks.

Basic Qualifications
Write/manage Organizational Maintenance technical manuals for helicopter or fixed wing platforms.

Familiar with computer programs Xyvision, Contenta, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word.

Familiar with Engineering drawings and be able to convey into line art and text.

The candidate will possess technical experience ideally in the helicopter or aerospace industry, with 3-5 years of proven skills/experience.
Good communications skills both written and oral.

Candidate must have the ability to manage multiple projects of varied size and scope.

Highly motivated.

Strong organizational skills.

Able to think and operate independently.

Willingness to travel.

Ability to recognize areas for process improvement & formulate actionable plans to address such areas.

Desired skills
A&P license or military aviation maintenance experience is desired.

Working knowledge of ACE/Six Sigma tools set, especially Relentless Root Cause Analysis.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Shelton Connecticut
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TEMPO: 9X80A - Standard Fri to Fri (Flex & Rigid)
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