Documentation Team Lead
Schaumburg, IL 60173 US
Location: Schaumburg, IL
Type: Direct Hire
Pay Range: $75,000 - $85,000 (Depending on Experience)
Sterling Engineering is a leading provider of automation and machine tools, specializing in delivering innovative solutions to our clients. We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Documentation Team Lead to join our team at our Schaumburg, IL location.
As a Documentation Team Lead, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the creation of documentation packages for a diverse range of automation and machine tools. The ideal candidate will have a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, or a related technical field, with a solid understanding of automation and/or heavy equipment.
Oversee Completion of Customer Documentation:
Ensure the accurate and timely completion of all documentation provided to customers.
Collaborate with engineers to compile comprehensive documentation for machinery delivered to customers.
Manage and lead a documentation team, including technical draftsmen/drawing editors and potential future technical writers.
Provide guidance and support to the team to ensure high-quality documentation output.
Communicate effectively with customers, Felsomat department managers, and other team members to garner support and address documentation-related needs.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to streamline the documentation process.
Utilize SolidEdge, AutoCad, and Bloxedia software to complete required documentation tasks.
Upload completed documents into the SAP database for easy access and retrieval.
Study automotive customer specifications related to documentation to ensure that our deliverables meet and exceed expectations.
Provide support to other roles within the Documentation Department as needed.
Undertake additional responsibilities and tasks as assigned.
Education: Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, or a related technical field is strongly preferred.
Experience: A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience, with a background in apps, design, or project engineering.
Technical Skills: Solid understanding of automation and/or heavy equipment. Proficiency in SolidEdge, AutoCad, and Bloxedia software.
How to Apply:
If you are a motivated individual with a passion for documentation and automation, please submit your resume
Meet Your Recruiter
Max Francis is a seasoned Engineering Recruiter specializing in the Automation Division at Sterling. With five years of invaluable experience in recruitment, Max is on a mission to help individuals find their perfect career move—one that aligns with their professional goals and supports their families.
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