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Technical Writer I (Part-time)

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Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Position Type: Unfixed Term
Job Function: Other

A family-owned company, bioMérieux has grown to become a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics. For almost 60 years and across the world, we have imagined and developed innovative diagnostics solutions to improve public health. Today, our teams are spread across 44 countries and serve 160 countries with the support of a large distribution network. This includes our SLC site, formerly known as BioFire Diagnostics.

Description

 Position Summary    
bioMerieux is looking for a part-time Technical Writer to join out team. We need a self-motivated individual who will work closely with department teams, consultants, and project managers to write, proofread, and edit documents for internal use. Typical documents include project plans, presentations, flowcharts, and newsletters. Will work on a few projects simultaneously and will need to manage deadlines.   
Must be very familiar with Microsoft Word. Familiarity with other Microsoft suite programs such as PowerPoint, Publisher, and Visio is a plus.    
Graphic design skills are a plus.   
Experience with writing technical documents is a plus. Will work collaboratively with colleagues across functions to achieve results. Excellent oral (including presentation) and written communication.    
Degree in or college student working on a degree in English, Communications, Business, or a related field.   
Primary Duties    
  • Perform all work in compliance with company policy and within the guidelines of bioMérieux—Salt Lake City Site’s Quality System.
  • Works with others to develop documents, articles, reports, brochures, and/or manuals for project documentation.
  • Maintains records of work and revisions.
  • Interfaces with multiple project managers, departments, and other associates to ensure information, format, tone, and style are consistent and appropriate.
  • May be responsible for coordinating the display of graphics and the production of the document.
  • Able to effectively cope with occasional ambiguities and changes in priorities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Supplemental Data   
  • Minimum of 20 hours/week and partially available during “work hours”: 8am–5pm Monday through Friday MST/MDT.
Qualifications   
Training and Education   
Bachelor’s degree in or concurrently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate program in English, Communications, Business, or related field.   
  
Experience   
No experience required   
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities   
  • Ability to work well with teams
  • Fast learner
  • Takes direction well
  • Experience creating, editing, and formatting business-related documents

Please be aware that recruitment related scams are on the rise. Fraudulent job postings are being placed on other websites, and individuals posing as bioMérieux Talent Acquisition team members are reaching out via email or text message in an attempt to collect your personal and confidential information. In some cases, these scammers are also conducting bogus interviews prior to extending fraudulent offers of employment. Beware of individuals reaching out using general phone numbers and non-bioMerieux email domains (i.e. Hotmail.com, Gmail.com, Yahoo.com, etc.). If you are concerned that an interview experience or offer of employment might be a scam, please make sure you are searching for the posting on our careers site https://careers.biomerieux.com/ or contact us at [email protected].

BioMérieux Inc. and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Please be advised that the receipt of satisfactory responses to reference requests and the provision of satisfactory proof of an applicant’s identity and legal authorization to work in the United States are required of all new hires. Any misrepresentation, falsification, or material omission may result in the failure to receive an offer, the retraction of an offer, or if already hired, dismissal. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation in BioMérieux’s or its affiliates’ application process by contacting us via telephone at (385) 770-1132, by email at [email protected], or by dialing 711 for access to Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS).

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