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Technical Writer (1912194219)
Ref No.: 18-00629
Location: Two North Ninth Street, Allentown, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 01/26/2018
Position Description
Target Bill Rate: $61/hour

Additional notes: This position will require use of the contractor's personal vehicle to travel from different PPL locations. The hiring manager's goal is for this to be a long term position.

Base location: Walbert Conference Center 1639 Church Road Allentown, PA 18104

Scope of Work:
Contractor shall provide the temporary services of a Technical Writer to perform writing and document management in support of Work Methods, Training, and Emergency Preparedness groups at PPL Electric Utilities offices located at the Technical Development and Improvement (TD&I) Walbert Conference Center (1639 Church Road, Allentown, PA 18104). The Technical Writer will be expected to work up to 8 hours/day, sometime between the core hours of 0700 and 1630. Travel is expected to be very minimal, and if travel should be required, it will be local day trips only. Vehicle mileage will be reimbursed at the current IRS rates for any travel from the Walbert Conference Center for work. No overnight travel is required.
The Technical Write shall:
-Have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office software suite -Be proficient in writing concise/technical documents for the intended audience,
-Working with teams on document requirements and information gathering,
-Writing easy to use/understand guidelines and procedures utilizing pre-approved templates,
-Develop/update/maintain select policies and procedures,
-Develop/update/maintain Distribution Department Instructions (DDI), -Develop/update/maintain Training Materials, and
-Other similar technical documents as otherwise directed by TD&I Management.
The Technical Writer will be provided a desk (work area), computer, and standard office supplies while working for PPL EU. The term of work could be for up to two years, but may be cancelled at any time.