Abbott Technical Writer II in Plano, Texas

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

  • Working within the confines of the Abbott Quality Assurance policy as well as domestic and international regulatory requirements, writes, edits, and formats a wide variety of assigned product manuals.

  • Collaborates with development engineering, marketing, regulatory affairs, and clinical engineering personnel, among others, to ensure accuracy and completeness.

  • Recommends overall organization and layout, mode of presentation, publication methods, and related matters.

  • Develops publication concepts for the best communication of subject matter.

  • Coordinates with graphic design, translation, and production personnel to meet publication schedules. Coordinates publication with outside sources and vendors.

  • Leads projects to implement new technology for use by Technical Publications.

  • Leads projects to improve departmental processes that require cooperation from other functional groups.

  • Troubleshoots existing processes and technologies.

  • Remains current on developments in and knowledge of the company's products, markets, policies, and objectives, including regulatory requirements and restrictions.

  • Supports all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS)

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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