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Job Details

Technical Writer

Employer

Sovereign Consulting Inc.

Date Posted

October 06, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings $20.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 20 to 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 26, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Sovereign Consulting Inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook

Work Setting

Business and/or industry

Security and Safety

Bondable

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Computer
  • Internet access
  • Cellular phone

Work Samples

  • Writing sample
  • Example of completed work

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Tight deadlines

Administrative and Coordination Skills

Interviewing

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Organized

Technical Writer Specific Skills

Analyze material, write manuals, user guides and other documents to explain clearly and concisely the installation, operation and maintenance of software and electronic, mechanical and other equipment

Novelist, Playwright, Script Writer, Poet and Other Creative Writer Specific Skills

Conduct research to establish factual content and to obtain other necessary information

Workplace information

Virtual job


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Oct 26, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Technical Writer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Creative Writers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to conceive and write novels, plays, scripts, poetry and other material for publication and presentation

METHODICAL

Interest in revising work to ensure accuracy, coherence and proper development of style, theme, plot and characterization

directive

Interest in diverting and entertaining an audience by choosing and developing themes, characters, plots and subjects of published and presented work

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Technical Writers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to write manuals, user guides and other documents; may assist in the preparation and layout of publications

METHODICAL

Interest in instructing to explain the installation, operation and maintenance of software and electronic, mechanical and other equipment

objective

Interest in understanding the operation and functioning of software and equipment to prepare and write manuals, user guides and other documents

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

Copywriters
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to write text for advertisements and commercials, including commercial scripts

METHODICAL

Interest in studying products and services to be advertised, and in submitting copy to editor for approval

directive

Interest in persuading audiences by determining the most effective advertising approach, including text, style and length of copy

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn More

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