McLaughlin Research Corporation TECHNICAL WRITER II (Ref.1776)(AG) in KEYPORT, Washington






Reference Number 1776

Job Description


MRC seeks a Full-Time Technical Writer to develop, revise, distribute, and maintain custody of Emergency Action Plans (EAP), Quality System Documents (QSD), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), Depot Level Procedures and other technical documentation, as identified by the government, concerned with work methods and procedures, and installation, operations, and maintenance of torpedoes and related components. This writer may also provide administrative and technical support to the torpedo IMA and Depot in support of the Torpedo Certification Examining Board (TCEB) Audits. Upon request, this writer may create draft Explosive Mishap Reports or Conventional Ordnance Deficiency Reports on explosive accidents/incidents; may prepare and maintain site diagrams of explosive operating buildings.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Proficient with MS Office Suite

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Good customer service skills

  • Ability to work independently

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Torpedoes

  • Ability to read/interpret engineering drawings/parts lists

  • Previous experience working with military/DOD documents (SOP’s & Tech Manuals).


We offer a competitive wage and benefit package.

Applicants should apply on-line at MRCDS.COM under the “Job Posting Section”

Background in any/all of the following is preferred:

Location WA – KEYPORT


Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

McLaughlin Research Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. It is our policy to recruit, hire, promote, and train for all positions without regard to age, race, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, pregnancy, minorities, genetic information, status as a person with a disability, amnesty or status as a protected veteran, and to base all such decisions upon the individual’s qualifications and ability to perform the work assigned, consistent with contractual requirements and all federal, state and, local laws.

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Applicant Drug Testing Statement:

McLaughlin Research Corporation (MRC) is committed to providing a safe working environment for our employees, and providing our customers with the highest quality of products and services possible. Substance abuse can seriously endanger employee safety and impact the quality of our products and services.

Within the limits of applicable federal, state or local laws, McLaughlin Research Corporation reserves the right to examine and screen/test for the presence of drugs and/or alcohol. All offers of employment will be contingent on a negative drug test result. A positive test result, refusal to test (including an adulterated or substituted test result), or failure to appear for testing as directed or at the scheduled time will result in withdrawal of the conditional job offer.