4 months ago
Senior Flight Writer Blackhawk
Job ID: 469466BR Date posted: Jan. 29, City: Shelton State: ConnecticutProgram: BLACKHAWK and Derivates
Description: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 Army Flight Program Senior maintenance writer writes, rewrites and/or edits technical documents such as technical procedure manuals, user manuals, programming manuals, service manuals, operational specifications, and related technical publications to communicate clearly and effectively technical specifications, operation, and instructions to a wide range of audiences. Acquires subject knowledge by interviewing product developers, observing performance of production methods, referring to technical specifications, blueprints, engineering illustrations, and OEM Operators manuals. Oversees preparation of illustrative materials, selecting 3D Models, drawings, sketches, diagrams and charts. Conducts quality review of materials and compiles quality metrics to assess performance.
The senior maintenance writer candidate will be a member of the Lockheed Martin - Rotary and Mission Systems Business Area, with focus in the Sikorsky Aircraft Line of Business (LOB) Technical publications team supporting BLACKHAWK US Government Sales, Foreign Military Sale (FMS),
and direct commercial sales of Technical Manuals. The primary purpose of this position is to act as a senior Flight writer of all BLACKHAWK Flight Operators technical publications for Blackhawk program. The senior technical writer is responsible for all aircraft operational content within the Technical Manuals and will coordinate with all program Engineering and Pilots Teams as required to meet all contractual obligations.
This position is located in in Shelton, CT.
The BLACKHAWK Program Senior Flight writer will also manage, direct, and QA the writing/offload effort of Technical Manual projects and must be able to clearly and effectively communicate technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences. This candidate acts as subject matter expert for flight requirements on the Blackhawk platform.
Direct Technical Publications development experience of at
least 5 years.
Familiar with authoring and computer applications
Contenta, Arbortext, Microsoft Office Suite, and Adobe .
Familiar with technical authoring languages and
specifications such as XML and SGML.
Familiar with Army Flight Publications.
Familiar with Engineering drawings and models, and be
able to convey into art and text.
Working knowledge of Six Sigma tools set, especially Root
Good communications skills both written and oral.
Candidate must have the ability to manage multiple
projects of varied size and scope.
Strong organizational skills.
Able to think and operate independently.
Willingness to travel.
Pilots License or five years Flight related experience
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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.
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.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS6500 RMS Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Logistics Clearance Level: None Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: TEMPO: 9X80A - Standard Fri to Fri (Flex & Rigid) Shift: First