Brunswick Mercury Marine - Style Editor in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin

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Job Description:

The Mercury Technical Editor/Writer is responsible for editing various Mercury technical service documents including Operations Manuals, Service Manuals, Installation Manuals and Service Kit Instructions. The Editor must have engine mechanical knowledge to understand technical material written by others. Accuracy, Grammar, Spelling, Consistency and Conformity to established Mercury Marine Publishing Guidelines. To possess these skills within a Content Management System would be a plus.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Advise and assist authors during writing stage

  • Verify the text and graphics using their own knowledge supplemented by research and consultation with other subject matter experts

  • Examine the organization, length and tone of complex product content

  • Edit text for technical consistency, accuracy, grammar and spelling

  • Performs routine clerical duties assisting the publication of technical documents.

  • Organizes technical information already gathered for inclusion in a manual

  • Prepares copy for review by a peer, style editor and manager and makes necessary revisions

  • Revises existing manuals to conform to engineering and marketing changes

Experience and Skills:

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Content Management System (CMS) experience or knowledge

  • Create grammatically correct literature as assigned

  • Work with technical experts to assist others

  • Balance assigned projects and communicate timelines

  • Mechanical engine knowledge

  • Knowledge of Mercury electronic controls and systems

  • Word processing, PDF and software experience

  • English, Journalism or Editing degree preferred

  • Mechanical Engine Experience

Headquartered in Fond du Lac, Wis., Mercury Marine is the world’s leading manufacturer of recreational marine propulsion engines. A $2.5 billion division of Brunswick Corporation, Mercury provides engines, boats, services and parts for recreational, commercial and government marine applications, empowering boaters with products that are easy to use, extremely reliable and backed by the most dedicated customer support in the world.

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Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) is home to the people behind life’s passions. Our company is made up of some of the world’s leading lifestyle brands in categories such as recreational boats, marine engines, fitness equipment, active recreation, and activated workplace products. While we are family to 14,000 employees around the world, three divisions in more than 30 countries create a local environment, with our global headquarters in the Chicago suburb of Mettawa, IL.