@Orchard | A Leading Provider of Technical Workforce Solutions

Technical Writer

Job Title
Technical Writer
Job ID
Sterling Heights,  MI 48312
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Technical Writer

Sterling Heights, MI


@Orchard (formerlyTalent Orchard) has been retained by a large Federal Systems Integration firm to recruit multiple Technical Writers to create & revise complex technical documentation to support the marketing, operation, repair, and maintenance of company products in Sterling Heights, MI. This is an exciting opportunity to support one of the largest defense contractors that has over $22.59 billion dollars in revenue and is a publicly traded company. The company works in a fast paced environment with over 84, 000 employees worldwide. This will be a temp to hire opportunity with 6 months of contract duration. During the contract duration resources will be employed by @Orchard.


Experience/Skill Set Required:

  • XML Authoring Tool Experience (e.g. Arbortext Epic Editor and Oxygen software)
  • MS Office Tools/Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint required; Access a plus)
  • Adobe Acrobat Professional PDF Software – proficient for use of illustration markups; or use of a similar PDF (electronic) markup tool
  • Mechanical/Electrical/Operator Tech Writer Experience/Knowledge Required, preferred in the defense industry Validation/Verification, on-vehicle experience a plus
  • Content Management System (CMS) experience a plus
  • Customer Interaction/Customer Service skills required (some positions involve direct customer interface representing our client)
  • Ability to work with a diverse team in several physical locations
  • Familiarity with relevant military and commercial standards.


Established in 2010, @Orchard (formerlyTalent Orchard) has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery. To learn more about our other exciting opportunities, visit our Jobs Page at www.atorchard.com.

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