Moseley Technical Services Technical Writer in Sterling Heights, Michigan

Be a part of a fortune 500 Combat Systems group and a global leader in the design, development, production, support and enhancement of tracked and wheeled military vehicles. Our client has a 70 year defense heritage of providing a full spectrum of high quality, technically superior, high value products and services to the United States and its Allies. Their employees are dedicated to making the Company the World’s preferred supplier of land vehicles and weapons systems.

If you take pride in your work, want a challenge that inspires your best ideas, and enjoy being part of a winning team, this is the place for you.

Technical Writer

(U.S. Citizenship Required*)

Sterling Heights, MI


  • Write technical procedures and illustrated parts lists to support operation, electrical and mechanical components for wheeled and tracked military vehicles. Source information will include engineering drawings and blueprints, LSAR data, provisioning data, photographs, videos, etc.

  • Must be familiar with government publication specifications MIL-STD 40051-1 and -2 MIL-STD 38784 MIL-HDBK-1222C.

  • Must be able to develop interactive electronic technical manual (IETM) tasks in accordance with the Document Type Definition (DTD). MIL-STD 2361A MIL-STD 2361C.

  • Must be familiar with IETM viewers such as EMS2, EMS NG, IADS.

  • Must be able to collect source data and compile analysis/outline in preparation of Technical Manual (TM) development.

  • Understanding of ECP/CR/ERR process required.

  • Must have experience creating NMWR procedures for military vehicles/systems/ equipment.

  • Must be able to develop and create illustrations to support procedural/descriptive text.

  • Must be able to proofread and edit maintenance procedures to ensure quality.

  • Must be familiar with general and special tools (for vehicle maintenance) and their use.

  • Must be familiar with automotive or military maintenance/service tasks.

  • Must be familiar with shop safety requirements and personal protective equipment and its use

  • Must have excellent customer rapport and ability to work with the customer.

  • Must be able to meet quality standards as set forth by the department manager.

  • Must self-edit all developed information.

  • Must be able to read and interpret mechanical drawings & electrical schematics.

  • Must be familiar with Adobe Professional and all Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

  • Must be able to generate illustrated parts breakdown figures to support the operation, maintenance and repair of tracked and wheeled military vehicles.

  • Must be able to work closely with other logistics engineers and TM personnel to ensure data will support all logistics deliverables (TM's, IETM's and LSA-36 data).

  • Must be able to coordinate with Government and vendors on user level functional concerns.

  • Must be able to work closely with Quality Assurance, Validation/Verification and the Government to resolve technical issues.

  • Must be able to prepare reports and presentations from various data sources in support of company and Government reviews.

  • Must be able to analyze reports and coordinate with Government, company and vendor personnel to identify and resolve data discrepancies.

  • Working knowledge and logistics experience with systems, subsystems, and components associated with heavy and/or medium mobile system operation and maintenance preferred.

  • Familiarity with U.S. Army logistics support structure, policies and procedures.

*U.S. Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma and 1-3 years of experience

  • Must have 2-5 years’ experience with LSA-36 reports in either MIL-STDS-1552 or MIL-STD 1388-2B format.

Conditions of Employment:

Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications.

About Our Company:

Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is dedicated to providing our clients with a high standard of quality products and services. For two decades, our reputation has been built on this dedication and the long-term relationships developed with some of the most prestigious companies in the aerospace and defense industries. These business relationships give you the opportunities to not only find a job but to find one you can value and enjoy. We will be dedicated to you and to making your career a success.

Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.

Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.

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Street: 38500 Mound Rd