Technical Writing Technical Writing

Southwest Airlines Southwest Airlines

Location Dallas, Texas
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Pay Rate $14/Hr
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We are committed to provide our Employees a stable work environment with equal opportunity for learning and personal growth. Creativity and inNovation are encouraged for improving the effectiveness of Southwest Airlines. Above all, Employees will be provided the same concern, respect, and caring attitude within the organization that they are expected to share externally with every Southwest Customer.


Must be at least 18 years of age. Must have authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986. EDUCATION: Major in Communications, Journalism, Technical Writing, or English required High School Diploma, GED or equivalent education required. Interest in Technical Writing is required. Minimum sophomore level. To be eligible must be currently enrolled as a full time student (minimum 12 credit hours). Maintained 2.5 or above cumulative GPA. Experience Preferred: General Interest in Aviation field a plus. Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications, specifically Word and PowerPoint. Experience with Adobe Acrobat preferred. Web design/Framemaker background is a plus. Experience in XML is preferred. Experience in technical writing preferred. Skills/Abilities/KNowledge/Work Style: Excellent written communication skills required. Ability to work independently. Interest and aptitude for technical writing. .


Work with the Publications Team on revisions of manuals, handbooks, and guides. Prepare updates and revisions based on Southwest Airlines policies and procedures, as well as changes received from Boeing. Interact with other departments that publish manuals to verify the manuals agree with other Southwest Airlines references. Assist Publications Specialists and Technical Writers with special projects.