Technical Writer Intern
Oshkosh, WI 
Posted 1 month ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job/Internship Description
At AriensCo, we build more than exceptional products - we create opportunities that impact careers. Our culture values innovative thinking, hard work and determination. We interact in teams, collaborate together and make decisions quickly.We see growth potential in every team member, and are committed to supporting our employees with continuous training and advancement opportunities.Our environment? We're corporate, without being "corporate." Whether you work at our headquarters, manufacturing facilities, or one of our global distribution businesses, you'll always have the freedom to create and contribute. Our company vision is "Passionate People, Astounded Customers." Quite simply: it revolves around peopleSpeaking of people, you're not just employee #1,762 to us. You're family and your role is invaluable. Without exceptional people, we can't continue to produce the amazing products we're known for around the world.Ready for the ride of your career? Then come join us. By joining our team, you'll have the opportunity to work in a rewarding workplace with a strong sense of community.Job Description:AriensCo is looking for a self-starting, motivated Technical Writer Intern for summer 2021. This is the perfect opportunity to enhance your education with practical hands-on experience to prepare you for your future. At AriensCo "Our Legacy is Your Future."The Technical Writer Intern develops and edits technical materials and communications for product owner's manuals, parts catalogs, online parts lookup databases, product installation sheets, work instructions and related publications for outdoor power equipment.THE DAY TO DAY...* Interview personnel* Assemble/dismantle/install product* Observe production and developmental activities to determine operating procedure and detail* Operate product* Observe and perform procedures related to the product and product maintenance* Study bill of materials, parts lists, engineering drawings, safety standards and any other relevant documents* Organize material and complete writing assignments according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style and terminology* Review published materials and recommend revisions or changes in scope, format, and content* Maintain parts look up formatting and add to database* Maintain records and files of work and revisions* Create and/or select and modify photos, drawings, charts and diagrams* Illustrate documents* Perform layout of material for publication* Configure data and upload to online parts databases* Prepare files for distribution to printerIn this internship you will gain experience with:* Overall make up of all of the products* Creating and producing manualsYou will be exposed to:* Solidworks Modeling* Solidworks ComposerTHE QUALIFICATIONS...* Must be enrolled as a student at an accredited university studying toward an Associate's or Bachelor's degree in technical writing, communication, illustration, design or related field.* Must have and maintain a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0/4.0About AriensCoSince 1933, the AriensCo name has been associated with reliable, durably crafted, high-performance outdoor power equipment. Our core values - Be Honest, Be Fair, Respect the Individual, Keep our Commitments, and Encourage Intellectual Curiosity define our culture and inspire our team. We believe passionate people and astounded customers lead to unstoppable success.Our employees' quality of life is important to us. When people feel appreciated, respected and supported, careers thrive and ideas come to fruition. AriensCo employees are provided various great benefit opportunities which may include:* Medical, Dental, Vision* Life Insurance* 401(k) and profit-sharing plans* Bonus Programs* Accident and Critical Illness Insurance* Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs* Flexible spending account (FSA) plan* Voluntary wellness programs* Employee purchase benefit* Employee Assistance Program* Tuition Reimbursement* Safety shoes and safety prescription glasses reimbursementEEO StatementThe concept of diversity is important to us at AriensCo. That's why we've created a culture that is inclusive, accepting and understanding. We embrace diversity among our partners, suppliers and employees. We also strive for diversity in the quality of our ideas. Inclusion and acceptance means that, regardless of who you are, you will always be standing on our welcome mat.AriensCo is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. AriensCo hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.Providing our employees with an environment free of discrimination and harassment is something we take very seriously. Embracing diversity enables us to attract the best talent, foster productive teamwork, and expand our business opportunities.
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