Ericsson Technical Writer Intern, (Toronto, Student Position, January 2017) in Toronto, Ontario

PLEASE NOTE: To be considered for an internship or co-op, candidates must be current, degree-seeking students graduating on or after the end date of this term (April 2017). Candidates who are not currently pursuing a degree or who graduate before this date do not meet intern program criteria and will be disqualified for this role.
Ericsson Overview

Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment & services to mobile & fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment, & more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Using innovation to empower people, business & society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people & society to help shape a more sustainable world.

We are truly a global company, working across borders in 175 countries, offering a diverse, performance-driven culture & an innovative & engaging environment where employees enhance their potential everyday. Our employees live our vision & core values. They share a passion to win & a high responsiveness to customer needs that in turn makes us a desirable partner to our clients. To ensure professional growth, Ericsson offers a stimulating work experience, continuous learning & growth opportunities that allow you to acquire the knowledge & skills necessary to reach your career goals.

We welcome the opportunity to meet you!

Co-op Summary

Responsibilities & Tasks

  • To use Ericsson-based Content Management System and Tagtool to edit product documentation.

  • To verify the format & styling of the product documentation and update & edit as required.

  • To perform release-related and general documentation tasks on planned and ad-hoc basis.

Position Qualifications

  • Candidates should have attained a minimum of OSSD Ontario Scholar or equivalent and be studying in a Canadian University.

  • Excellent English language skills; technical writing skills great asset

  • Excellent computer skills, especially with word processing, graphics and document handling.

  • Excellent typing skills with speed of 60 WPM or higher.

  • Highly motivated, result-oriented and hard-working individual who can work well independently and within a team.

  • Knowledge of computer software development an asset

Working environment

  • Modern office with bright, collaborative open office space and adjustable desks that you can sit or stand at

  • Collaborative, helpful work teams where knowledge sharing is valued and plenty of help is provided

  • Lots of activities for employees to participate in including intern social events

  • Free parking

  • Lots of other co-op students to get to know / consult

  • Employee initiated sports teams to join

For more information about Ericsson, please visit our website: http://www.ericsson.com/

* Important instructions for applicants *

Please indicate in your resume or a cover letter how many months you are available for. There is possibility of extension for an additional term if mutally agreeable.

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

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