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Technical Writer in Mirabel, Canada


L3 Technologies MAS, located in Mirabel (QC) is a subsidiary of L3Harris Technologies, Inc.

L3Harris MAS, a subsidiary of L3Harris Technologies, Inc., is an agile and innovative aerospace and defense technology company. Our 1000 employees provide complete military and commercial aviation modernization and upgrade solutions structural and avionics upgrades, aircraft component repair and overhaul, integrated logistics support, stripping and painting, field service support and technical publications, plus a full range of technical support services.

Our specialized aviation facilities include component repair, overhaul and machining, aircraft hangars and other upgrade facilities, structural design and analysis, full-scale fatigue testing and aircraft fatigue management, as well as other engineering services – from mechanical engineering and avionics to electronics and systems engineering.

Our customers perform on the world’s most challenging front lines. They trust us to keep them prepared for what’s next. We combine speed, innovation and flawless execution to ensure confidence and security in the world ahead.

About your next Challenge as a Technical Writer :

Reporting to the Electronic Publications Supervisor, the Technical Writer is responsible to research, write, revise or update technical publications primarily for the main fleets of the Department of National Defence (DND).

L3Harris is one of the leading Canadian providers of aircraft engineering, fleet management, aircraft maintenance for government departments and agencies and commercial customers.

What You Will Do:

  • Conduct research necessary to produce comprehensive technical publications;

  • Apply expertise to interview Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and define requirements;

  • Derive new procedures to incorporate aircraft modifications, as well as define appropriate supporting illustrations;

  • Co-ordinate the preparation and the validation of texts, as well as other technical information documents related to customer requirements;

  • Perform validation/verification (val/ver) on aircraft if required;

  • Assist clients in the proper use of electronic manuals (IETP, IETM and MAS Viewer) as needed;

  • Raise technical problems;

  • Collaborate with the e-Pubs team, System Developer, Illustrator, Multi-Media Designer, Editor and Translators to enable the completeness of the work task and the necessary update to the technical publication(s);

  • Verify and check the preparation of illustrations, photographs, diagrams, as necessary;

  • Support the Electronic Publications Supervisor by providing writing effort estimates for customer approval;

  • Provide inputs for continuous improvement;

  • Provide status reports to the Electronic Publications Supervisor on assigned tasks.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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