About the Role
Reporting to the WESCAM ILS Manager, the Supervisor,Technical Publications will act as the focal point for production and upkeep ofall technical manuals for WESCAM portfolio of MX-
Series products and associatedIntelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance mission system equipment. Indoing so, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring thattechnical publications are available to meet programs requirements and remainconsistent with the design status.
At L3WESCAM, we develop the most advanced and complex optical and sensor systems forglobal defense and military sectors, Homeland Security, Search and Rescue andAirborne law enforcement.
From long-range covert surveillance missions tosearch and rescue operations, our MX-series systems, and the mission systemssolutions they are a part of, produce stabilized high-
magnificationelectro-optical and infrared images from airborne, marine and ground basedplatforms, enabling our customers to see farther and react quicker.
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Managethe activities of a team of technical writers producing Operating and Maintenancemanuals for the company s products and systems.
Planand implement updates to all publications to ensure consistency with equipmentdesign.
Coordinatethe preparation and validation of text and graphical content as well as otherdocumentation that may be related to customer requirements.
Overseeresearch and develop documentation from system requirements specifications,design documents and SME interviews
Supportthe technical publications input to bid and proposal activities by generationof task estimates, compliance responses and production of proposal material.
Developsubcontractor technical publications requirements.
Supportdepartmental forward workload planning activities.
Manageand report status and communicate risk to programs.
Accountablefor test and validate procedures for line replaceable units
Responsiblefor proof read manuals and technical information, and release all publicationmaterial by following specific ISO 9000 procedures for configuration management
Responsiblefor development of operations and maintenance manuals according to industry andCustomer specifications and standards (US MIL SPEC, ATA 100, Spec 1000D, DITA)
Overseethe interface with engineering staff for the purpose of generating userdocumentation
Assistthe Wescam ILS Manager in continuous improvement
Mentorand guide the development and training of the team in conjunction with the ILSManager.