Technical Writer

Aston Township PA Curtiss-Wright

Sr. Technical Writer

We are looking for a Senior Technical Writer to be responsible for researching, organizing, writing, editing and producing technical data for major publication projects. Organizes material and writes descriptive copy according to standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style and terminology. Ensures technical documentation is accurate, complete, meets editorial and government specifications and adheres to standards for quality, graphics, coverage, format and style. Excellent written communication skills.

Location: Aston, PA

We Take Care of Our People

Paid Time Off I 401K with Employer Match and Profit Sharing I Health and Wellness Benefits I Learning and Development Opportunities I Referral Program I Competitive Pay I Recognition I Employee Stock Purchase Plan I Inclusive & Supportive Culture

Your Challenge:

  • Create, develop, plan, write and edit operational, instructional, maintenance or test procedures for paper, multimedia or web-based publication.
  • Conducts interviews with various users and technical staff to gather data for documentation.
  • Researches and translates technical information from various sources such as drawings and engineer documents into manuals and/or web-based documents for nontechnical and technical users.
  • Document engineering processes and specifications. Recommends formats responsive to technical and customer requirements.
  • Produces products that conform to the company documentation and quality assurance standards.

What You Bring:

  • 4-6 Years experience in technical writing
  • Oral and written communication skills with knowledge of MS Office.

Who We Are:

Our Values

Environmental, Social and Governance

Curtiss-Wright Arresting Systems / ESCO, a business unit of Curtiss-Wright's EMS Division, is a world leader in emergency arresting systems for military aircraft. With two facilities, located in Aston, PA (USA), and Merpins, France, Curtiss-Wright Arresting Gear / ESCO specializes in land-based arresting systems.

To learn more, please visit us at Curtiss-Wright EMS – Arresting Systems / ESCO (

No unsolicited agency submittals please. Agency partners must be invited to participate in a search by our Talent Acquisition Team and have signed terms in place prior to any submittal. Resumes submitted directly to any Curtiss-Wright employee or affiliate will not qualify for fee payment, and therefore become the property of Curtiss-Wright.

Compliance Statement

This position may require exposure to export-controlled information and subject to additional security screening. In the event information provided during the security screening reveals ineligibility to access export-controlled information, any offer of employment may be reconsidered or withdrawn.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.

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