Linamar Technical Manual Illustrator - Engineering (SJ Guelph) in Guelph, Ontario

Job Description

Technical Manual Illustrator

The Technical ManualIllustrator creates audits and updates all type of manuals and documentationsto ensure that they are accurate and available for appropriate departments. Additionally,the Technical Manual Illustrator is responsible for assisting to create 3Dcomputer animations which will demonstrate the correct installation ofaftermarket products, service procedures, and general machine familiarization.


  • Proficiency with InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator software.

  • Competence knowledge of Solid Works, SolidWorks Composer, AutoCAD/Draftsight and HTML/Graphics/Web Layout Design will be an advantage.

  • High level of creativity, with the ability to perform to standard under tight deadlines independently and as part of a team.


  • Gather information from engineering, service, suppliers and shop floor personnel to update or create new Operating, Parts and Service Manuals.

  • Create and write field installations including, but not limited to, attachments, options, bulletins and R&R; instructions.

  • Create and convert 3D SolidWorks models into visually appealing graphics.

  • Review and/or edit documents for accuracy and completeness.

  • Preparing all type of documents for translation.

  • Write and monitor work instructions.

  • Archive and file technical documents.

  • Ensure that all assigned tasks are completed within required timelines.

Linamar is committed to promoting accessible recruitment as outlined in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Linamar will attempt to accommodate persons with a disability in an appropriate and effective manner throughout all stages of the recruitment process. Accommodations will be provided upon request.

Req ID: 5805BR

Position Title: Technical Manual Illustrator - Engineering (SJ Guelph)

No. of Positions: 1

Geographic Location: Guelph, ON, Canada

Facility: Skyjack Group Office

Department: Engineering

Current Shift: Days

Employment Type: Full Time Salary

Percentage of Travel Required: 1-10%

Removal Date: 23-Dec-2016