UIC Alaska

Technical Writer

Technical Writing/Editing
Position Type
Location : Location
SCA Hourly Rate
USD $36.00/Hr.
Minimum Clearance Required
Travel Requirement
Less than 10%



Bowhead is seeking a Technical Writer to research, write, edit and proofread technical data for use in documents or sections of documents such as manuals, procedures and specifications. As the Technical Writer, you will ensure technical documentation is accurate, complete, meets editorial and government specifications and adheres to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format and style. Assists in establishing style guidelines and standards for texts and illustrations.

Job duties to include but are not limited to:

� Work with teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of scientific and technical information, documentation content, and requirements.

� Work with internal teams to obtain documentation requirements.

� Produce high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience.

� With minimal guidance, the technical writer develops diagrams, charts, graphs that increases the user�s understanding.

� Standardizes content across document and briefing libraries.

� Develops high-quality documentation with minimal guidance that is easy-to-understand, easy to use, meets applicable standards, and meets the objectives and goals for the intended audience.


� Bachelor�s degree in relevant technical field.
� Five plus (5+) years relevant professional experience.
� Expertise with editing and formatting Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point, and Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF) documents
� Preferred experience in the generation of Systems Engineering Plans, Program Security Plans, Configuration Management Plans, Test and Evaluation Strategies, Statements of Work, System Requirements Documents, Interface Control Documents, Standard Operating Procedures, White Papers, and Memoranda.
� Intermediate to advanced level skills in Microsoft Office software suite - Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.
� Must be able to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts.
� Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team.

Physical Demands:
� Must be able to lift up to 35 pounds
� Must be able to stand and walk for prolonged amounts of time
� Must be able to twist, bend and squat periodically

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Must currently hold a security clearance at the Secret level. US Citizenship is a requirement for Secret clearance at this location.

In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire.

Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC�s Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal background history check. All post-secondary education listed on the applicant�s resume/application may be subject to verification.

Where driving may be required or where a rental car must be obtained for business travel purposes, applicants must have a valid driver license for this position and will be subject to verification. In addition, the applicant must pass an in-house, online, driving course to be authorized to drive for company purposes.

UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants, based on the provisions contained within The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.

All candidates must apply online at https://protect-us.mimecast.com/s/f-INC1wDO2SnoYm4HGPT1h?domain=uicalaska.com, and submit a completed application for all positions they wish to be considered. Once the employment application has been completed and submitted, any changes to the application after submission may not be reviewed. Please contact a UIC HR Recruiter if you have made a significant change to your application. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), persons unable to complete an online application should contact UIC Human Resources for assistance (https://protect-us.mimecast.com/s/pJp2C2kEP3iKXwGYcBlnLZ?domain=uicalaska.com/).

UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas of engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. Collectively, the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality results. Headquartered in Springfield, VA, we are a fast-growing, multi-million-dollar corporation recognized as one of the top 25 8(a) companies for government contracting. Bowhead offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short/long-term disability, and 401(k) retirement plans as well as a paid time off programs for eligible full-time employees. Eligible part-time employees are able to participate in the 401(k) retirement plans and state or contract required paid time off programs.

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