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Technical Writer

  • Job reference: AE-000373
  • Sector: Energy, Nuclear
  • Location: Albuquerque
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 3rd largest global design firm by ENR in 2018 with nearly 55,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

SNC-Lavalin Atkins business seeks a Technical Writer to join the nuclear team in Albuquerque, NM.

The selected individual will organize, write, edit and produce a variety of documentation within a technical project. They will support technical meetings, support project reviews, and collection and management of records of decision. They will be required to gather information about needs, objectives, functions, features and requirements. They will perform writing tasks for technical documents such as reports, white papers, procedures, user manuals, installation manuals and help documents. They will edit material for structure, completeness, accuracy, organizational consistency and appropriateness of content.


  • They must be detail oriented, able to handle multiple priorities, have strong writing, editing, and analytical skills.
  • Experience in the development and execution of technical documentation as part of completing deliverables.
  • Able to demonstrate competence with the design, development, configuration management, and maintenance of technical documentation.
  • Demonstrated ability to work directly with customers to elicit needs, solve issues and make documentation recommendations.
  • They must have effective verbal communication skills, and work well independently and within a team.
  • Position requires excellent listening skills.
  • Must be proficient with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Current or re-instatable DOE Q-clearance required; current L-clearance considered.
  • Must be US citizens.




  •  Experience with software testing a plus.
  • Experience with Visio is a plus.
  • BS or BA with a minimum 5 years technical writing. Degree equivalency will be considered.
  • Technical degree in conjunction with technical writing a plus



Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


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