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数据来源： abs.gov.au 及 myfuture.edu.au
What’s it like to be a Technical Writer?
Technical writers research and write information-based material for articles,
manuals, textbooks, handbooks and other multimedia products, usually for
education or corporate purposes. They draw on a substantial knowledge of a
particular subject, such as the natural or social sciences, engineering, law
or other fields. The work involves the development of information and analysis
to select and present information on the specialised subject in a form and at
a level that is suitable for the intended audience.
Technical writers may spend long days sitting at a computer or phoning for
information. Evening or weekend work may be required when deadlines loom.
How much can I expect to earn?
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Membership survey by the Australian Bureau of Statistics is either unavailable
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- technical understanding and aptitude
- able to think and write clearly, often to tight deadlines
- excellent understanding of English, particularly grammar and spelling
- able to concentrate over extended periods
- good organisational skills.
This job also involves:
Mainly indoor work
Workers performing these jobs would usually be expected to spend more than
three-quarters of their day indoors, in an office, factory or other enclosed
area protected from the weather.
Reading or writing
These jobs require moderate or better reading and writing skills. Workers may
be expected to prepare, understand or act on written materials, such as
letters or reports. People may wish to avoid these jobs if their reading or
writing English skills are limited to a small range of words or phrases and
symbols. Jobs remaining may still require very basic reading or writing
Sitting for long periods
The main duties and tasks involved in these jobs are usually performed sitting
down at a desk, counter, workbench or other location for periods of at least
two hours at a stretch.
This occupation offers jobs at the following skill levels:
Jobs in this group usually require completion of a recognised Bachelor Degree,
or extensive relevant experience. Some jobs also require post-graduate study,
such as a Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Master Degree.
At school, you can study these subject(s) to get a good foundation for this
School subjects that include some aspect of English provide a useful
background to these jobs. In some cases an English-related subject is a pre-
requisite for entry to courses that provide the training for the job.
Duties and tasks of a Technical Writer
Technical writers may perform the following tasks:
- conduct research and gather background material
- plan and organise material and write draft manuscripts
- revise work, ensuring technical accuracy
- ensure the work meets its intended purpose
- submit work for comment and editing prior to publication
- format and re-edit material.