RE: what do you call your department?

Subject: RE: what do you call your department?
From: Liz Goodwin <Liz -dot- Goodwin -at- ametek -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2005 10:52:27 -0500


Debby wrote:

I guess I might as well contribute to the confusion.

I am CALLED, Tech Com, but departmentally I am in General and
Administrative
(because I am viewed as a service for all of R&D).

Our Documentation Dept. is under Engineering and handles the BOM, ECNs,
release of all documentation, drawings, product trees, etc. . . .
______________________________________________________________________

We used to be under Engineering as well, now we're our own department but
still handle all the BOMs, ECNs, manuals, drawings, etc. but now we are
called "Document Control." We include tech writers and draftsmen.

Liz Goodwin
Technical Writer, Process Instruments
AMETEK, P&AI, Pittsburgh, PA
liz -dot- goodwin -at- ametek -dot- com


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