Technical Writer | Job #12906

Date of Posting:

February 16, 2020

Length of Assignment:

6 months

Pay Rate:


Job Description:

Are you an established technical writer with healthcare and d-user documentation experience? Artisan Creative is hiring a freelance copywriter for a prominent healthcare client in Oakland. In this role, you will be working on a variety of documents such as procedures, user manuals, system operation, and recovery instructions, project proposals, newsletters, presentations, and system designs. 

You will be accepting writing assignments from the senior managing editor, interviewing employees and physicians, routing them for approval, refining the text, obtaining photos, and posting the content via WordPress to one of two websites. This contract is an on-site role for six months.


  • Manage and create required business and system documents in adherence to appropriate standards during business or technical writing processes and projects
  • Participate in system design sessions 
  • Proofread and edit prepared documents


  • 6-10 years’ experience as a technical writer, professional journalist or corporate journalist
  • Excellent writing, reporting, and editing skills
  • The ability to remain diplomatic, patient, and professional

Please reference the Job # and Title in the subject matter of your email and submit to artisanjobs@artisancreative.com Please provide your resume, portfolio or URL where applicable as well as three references for consideration. Additionally, please provide 3-5 bullet points as to how your experience best relates to the requirements. Unless specified, roles are not open to relocation or remote candidates and only local candidates will be considered. Thank you.

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Applicants for roles within the City of San Francisco please note: “Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction warrants.”

Artisan Creative’s Bio:

Artisan Creative has spent the last 20+ years in creative staffing and recruitment helping candidates find both freelance and full time roles in the Print,Digital, Broadcast, Marketing, Social Media and Communication fields.

We work with a variety of clients from Advertising and Design agencies to in-house teams in the Entertainment, Health and Beauty, Fashion, Financial, Technology and Manufacturing verticals to name a few. For a complete list of our core capabilities, please visit artisancreative.com

Visit our blog to access over 400 articles on interviewing best practices, job search and freelancing tips. Artisan Creative is a WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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