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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Technical Writer 12 Month FTC (Hybrid) in Limerick, Ireland

Job Description Summary

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 75,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Our Research and Development (R&D) Centre of Excellence in Limerick provides cutting edge technology and a creative environment to be inspired to tap into your inner genius. We are looking for amazing, passionate and dedicated people like you, where you will be at the forefront of creating and developing specialised devices, software solutions and systems to help others. You are the one who can make the difference. Join us and be a crucial part of advancing the world of health!

Job Description

Our vision for MMS ( Medication Management Solutions) at BD

With our technical capabilities, the Medication Management Solutions (MMS) team are able to manage multiple systems and our operational capabilities enable us to have medications available when and where needed, reducing inefficiency and waste for nursing and pharmacy teams.

About the role

As part of the Technical Publication function, you will work as a Technical Writer who develops, writes, edits, and maintains technical documentation. In addition, you are going to work on Labelling Artwork graphics for the Infusion hardware and packaging we support.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Produces and maintains product documentation including but not limited to User Guides, Quick Reference Guides, On-line Help, Install and Support, Field Service, Reports Booklet, Labelling Artworks, and any other product-specific documents.

  • Ensures timely completion of quality documentation for all products.

  • Analyzes products to determine user information needs.

  • Researches, writes, edits, compiles, revises, and reviews end-user documentation.

  • Creates effective graphics, flow charts, and diagrams for inclusion in documentation, as well as labelling artworks for the medical devices we support.

  • Interacts and collaborates effectively with internal and external team members to assure needs of the company are met.

  • Adhere to the Technical Publications Policies and Procedures

About you

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 3 years technical writing or related experience

  • MadCap Flare or other XML Authoring tools

  • Adobe Product Suite: FrameMaker, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator

  • Screen capture tools such as Snagit.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office tools.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and clearly in writing.

  • Commitment to excellence and high standards.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Excellent grammatical and spelling skills.

  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to plan and coordinate projects.

  • Ability to work on complex projects with general direction and minimal guidance.

  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.

  • Proven track record to balance multiple projects and meet deadlines.

  • Creative, flexible, and innovative team player.

  • Ability to utilize visual acuity to operate equipment, read technical information, and/or use a keyboard.

  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Ability to collect, interpret, and/or analyze complex data and information.

Desirable Skillset:

  • Patient-oriented achievers. R&D Technical Writers with an unparalleled work ethic and customer-focused attitude who bring value to their partnerships.

  • Charismatic networkers. Relationship-savvy writers who intentionally make connections with both internal partners and external contacts.

  • Challengers & Influencers. Writers who constantly challenge themselves and each other to achieve more & to win the right way.

  • Teammates. Partners who listen to ideas, share thoughts and work together to move the business forwardClick on apply if this sounds like you!

This position is offered on a 12 month FTC.

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, or any other protected status.

To learn more about BD visit https://emea.jobs.bd.com/

Primary Work Location

IRL Limerick - Castletroy

Additional Locations

Work Shift

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email asc.americas@bd.com

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