Intern- Associate Technical Writer
Intern Program Overview
Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Division Summer Internship program offers interns more than just a job. Interns are invited to participate in short training courses designed specifically to help prepare them for interviewing and job-seeking as well as skills to enhance their professional presentation. Interns will also have the opportunity to work on projects with other interns cross-functionally, participate in a volunteer event for the community, network with professionals throughout the organization, and enjoy team-building activities. The Internship program aims to provide students with an experience that will benefit their professional and educational growth.
Job Summary: Assist with creating/ editing and updating Standard Work Instructions for the production floor by taking photos, videos and working with SME’s to document processes.
Basic Essential duties or projects:
- Update Work instructions for fabrication and manufacturing.
- Work with Updating HTML code, Update process and tools changes.
- Work with Dream Weaver to assemble instructions for fabrication of our product
- Work with illustrator to assemble photos
- Take pictures and film processes then work with Photoshop and Premier Pro to adjust photos and edit film.
Why you might want to Intern in this role: What we do is from start to finish so this experience would give real hands-on experience with linking learning materials to what really happens on the production floor. If you are looking for a career in writing this is a great way to get hands-on and learn breath of skills that you can apply to different forms of writing.
Key Qualifications: Some knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Basic knowledge of HTML or Notepad ++. Strong Written communication skills and the desire to learn more about technical writing.
Experience Required: Students currently enrolled in college courses or recently graduated.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENT: A cover letter outlining your career ambitions and what you hope to gain from ana internship and two samples of writing.
To view a video about interning (made by one of our Interns!) with Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Division visit: https://youtu.be/xskdFReDoK0
Hunter Douglas is the world’s leading manufacturer of window coverings. Our strength is our ability to develop innovative, high-quality, proprietary products that can be found in millions of homes and commercial buildings around the globe. Across the board and throughout the world, we have set new standards in research, design and technology. By constantly innovating and pairing our designs with the most elegant performance fabrics, we create long-lasting unique.