Re: Job Descriptions

Subject: Re: Job Descriptions
From: Buck & Tilly Buchanan <writer -at- DHC -dot- NET>
Date: Sat, 31 May 1997 10:31:36 -0500

> appreciate any help from list members in getting ideas on tech writer job
> descriptions to help us do this. If you can send me some sample job
> descriptions from your company or refer me to some good resource I would very
> much appreciate it.

Tech Writer: Writes Technical Manuals.
Software Documentation Writer: Writes Software Documentation.
Online Help file Writer: Writes online help files.
Website Designer: Designs web sites.

Documentation Author: Sits around with her feet on the desk and puffs
on a cigar. Attends lots of meetings where committees are trying to
decide what to include in the book. Probably has an MBA, a hyphenated
last name, and belongs to the Sierra Club.

I know a couple of those who are looking for work right now. Let me
know if you need them.

Buck Buchanan
writer -at- dhc -dot- net
Arlington, TX

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