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Technical Writer

Date: Jun 7, 2021

Location: Holland, MI, US, 49424

Company: Evoqua

Evoqua has the strength of a major global business while embracing the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup.  Our innovative products have been solving the world’s water problems for more than 100 years.  Today, we are building on that strong history of success – transforming water for our customers enriching the lives of consumers.  


Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and services helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and equips the leisure and commercial industries to maximize productivity and profitability.  Every day, millions of people and thousands of companies rely on Evoqua Water Technologies to help meet their needs for clean water.


What does it mean to work here. . .


Our Mindset:  We put customers first.  We know we succeed only when our customers succeed. To that end, we make decisions at lowest possible levels, at fastest possible speeds – freeing employees to respond to customers quickly and effectively without sacrificing safety or quality.


Our organization: We work as “One Evoqua”.  We collaborate across our global enterprise. In an increasingly competitive marketplace, no single product, group or unit succeeds on their own, no matter how remarkable they are.  We are one team.


Our People: We hire for brains and heart.  We are industry experts who foster great relationships with colleagues and customers.  We value technical knowledge and experience, alongside business insight and people smarts.  We nurture both the hard and soft skills of our talent.


Our Leadership: We lead from where we are.  We take ownership.  We lead from all levels.  We value the opportunity to grow, as a business and as people.  We hold each other accountable to make the right things happen for maximum performance. 


Our promise:  Grow with the Best. We grow with the best.  We are on the move.  As the world’s first choice for water solutions, our workplace will continue to evolve and expand, and so will the opportunities.  This is a workplace that nourishes talented people.  Immerse yourself . . . in Evoqua. 


Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.


At Evoqua Water Technologies we grow with the best. We are on the move. We are currently seeking a talented, driven Technical Writer.  If you thrive and excel in generating new ideas, owning your own outcomes on deliverables for projects can lead the development of technical documents to support our integrated systems, we want to speak with you! This is a workplace that nourishes talented people. Immerse yourself . . . in Evoqua.

This position works closely with the assigned Project Manager and Project Engineer as technical lead for the development of operation & maintenance manuals, installation manuals and other detailed deliverables required in the execution of integrated systems at Evoqua Water Technologies LLC (Evoqua).  This role will support projects including integrated equipment design, supply and installation.


This position will be responsible for the following tasks and duties:

  • Work with the project managerand engineering  to clearly identify customer requirements
  • Provide technical support, both practical and strategic, in development of project documentation
  • Interpret project technical specifications and drawings in order to integrate into project documents
  • Prepare documentation to meet the requirements of the project specifications including operation & maintenance manuals, training manuals, and installation scoping documentation
  • Support the project execution for submittal reviews and revisions
  • Provide technical support to the field services team during project installation and commissioning


This position requires the following qualifications and experience:


  • 5+ years of experience in a complex project environment as a technical writer
  • Experience with systems integration in documentation development 
  • Heavy Industry experience is preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Able to communicate his/her ability to meet the schedule and scope requirements of projects, and is able to discuss actions taken for projects that deviated from schedule and scope
  • Detailed knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint, is required

Evoqua Water Technologies prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Evoqua Water Technologies takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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Evoqua does not accept unsolicited resumes/candidates from search firms.

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids