Technical Writer/Trainer

Technical Writer/Trainer

Job Title: Technical Writer/Trainer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-10-24 00:00:00
Reference: V-36766
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 25, 2019 13:09

Job Description

Seeking a Technical Writer/Trainer

The Role:

GBU seeks to partner with industry to build and maintain a team environment. All team members shall work together to share functions of the software development lifecycle (SDLC), in an agile method. Team members may not necessarily be engaged from the same vendor.

All team members shall perform common tasks under limited direction:

• System/application administration, quality improvement

• Maintain documentation (GENESYS/system/application design, development and handover notes)

• Support/deliver in-class/one-on-one training delivery

• Liaise with clients, partner-systems and suppliers

• Undertake mandatory training

• Mentor, develop, inform other team members

• Other tasks as directed by the Commonwealth representative

In addition, this team member shall perform the following specific work:

• Maintain documentation (user/system/training)

• Support, conduct GENESYS-related training

• Coordinate documentation and training with stakeholders

Selection criteria
Essential criteria

  • Reliability in a Defence/team environment - 30%
  • Excellent writing skills - 20%
  • Advanced experience in MS Word, e-learning, proof-reading, document management and printing - 20%
  • Contribution to a balanced team in terms of a personal drive/strength and personality –30%

Desirable criteria
  • Vendor is an indigenous business or is able to demonstrate commitment to the Commonwealth’s Indigenous Procurement Policy

Location and Contract Term:

The role is based in Canberra or Offsite, 12 Month Contract with 1 x 6 Month Contract extension.

Security Requirements:

Applicants must be Australian Citizens. A NV1 security clearance is required

How to Apply:

Applications close 30 October 2019  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information

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