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Technical Publications Author

Company: Lockheed Martin Corporation
Location: Palmdale
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. Be More Than You Can Imagine.

The one and only Skunk Works has a 75-year track record developing aircraft systems that push the boundaries and raise the bar of what is possible. Known for responding quickly and quietly to national needs, the Skunk Works is a trusted partner focused on the warfighters' mission success. By never shying away from the seemingly unsolvable challenge, the Skunk Works team has developed a reputation for solving hard problems quickly, quietly and at or under cost and schedule requirements.

This position is an opportunity with the historic Skunk Works for a Technical Publications Author to work with counterparts in Fort Worth, Texas to produce S1000D compliant Interactive Electronic Technical Manuals. A Level 4 Aircraft Maintenance Support Staff Engineer Typically has a minimum of 7-10 years of professional experience, so you will be considered a lead author at the Palmdale location. Some of your responsibilities are listed below:

  • Work with engineers and pilots to produce flight manuals, checklists, general system manuals, job guides and inspection manuals.
  • Interpret technical drawings, wiring, schematic diagrams, and fluid flow charts to verify technical orders match the configuration for appropriate aircraft type versions.

What's In It For You

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • 401k
  • Paid time off
  • Work/life balance
  • Career development
  • Mentorship opportunities
  • Rewards & recognition

Learn more about Lockheed Martin's comprehensive benefits package here.

This position is in Palmdale, CA Discover Palmdale.

This position is at a facility that requires special access and does not support working virtually.


  • The applicant must be a US Citizen.
  • An active Secret Clearance is required to apply for this position.

NOTE: This position is contingent on the applicant undergoing an additional background check and receiving program access approval.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience authoring aircraft technical manuals.
  • Experience interpreting complex technical drawings, wiring diagrams, schematics, and manufacturer specifications.
  • Familiar with Technical Order System requirements or equivalent.
  • Ability to travel multiple times per year.
  • Experience working with Technical Publications software

Keywords: Lockheed Martin Corporation, Palmdale , Technical Publications Author, Other , Palmdale, California

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