Technical Publications Manager

  • Daikin North America
  • Waller, TX 77484, USA
  • Feb 20, 2018

Job Description

Job ID 2017-9159
Job Location US-TX-Waller
Experience (Years) ..
Posted Date 11/27/2017
Category Marketing
Education ..


Technical Publications Manager

Waller, TX

The Opportunity

Daikin is seeking a professional, skilled individual for our Technical Publications Manager position. Candidate shall lead the team of graphic designers and support all in-house technical writing, editing, and proofreading with respect to Marketing, Sales Promotions, and Service in various activities related to technical writing and proofreading of various marketing and sales promotion collateral. In addition, Candidate shall manage the print vendors (print and promotional items) with defining a set of processes to maximize assets management, quality, value, availability and order requirements for our sales channels.This position will support internal and external customers by delivering technical training on our HVAC systems. If you meet the qualifications listed below, then we invite you to apply for our open position by visiting our website and submitting your resume.

About Daikin North America

Daikin North America LLC (DNA) is a subsidiary of Daikin Industries, Ltd, the world's leading manufacturer of air conditioners and refrigerants. DNA provides the North American market with a full range of residential and commercial HVAC products leveraging its advanced core technologies for refrigerant control, inverters and heat pumps. The company has committed to further development of innovative, high-quality air-conditioning solutions, with the construction of a $417M state-of-the-art manufacturing and business campus in Houston, TX to be completed mid-2016. For additional information, visit and

About Daikin Industries, Ltd

Daikin Industries, Ltd. is the world's leading manufacturer of air conditioners and refrigerants. The company, leveraging its advanced core technologies for refrigerant control, inverters and heat pumps, develops innovative, high-quality air-conditioning solutions for homes, offices and industrial facilities. Founded in Osaka, Japan in 1924, Daikin and its affiliates now operate in more than 70 production bases worldwide and employ a global workforce of 59,000. Daikin products are available in more than 140 countries. For additional information, visit


May include;
  • Support director of marketing in enhancing current processes for development, order, processing, and cost reduction initiatives for all managed print assets
  • Write, edit, format, and proofread engineering manuals, service manuals, design/install/test guides.
  • Assists in writing, editing, and proofreading Marketing and Sales Promotion collateral including websites, catalogs, sales promotions, submittals, written guide specifications, brochures, promotional pieces and any printed marketing materials.
  • Responsible for receiving updated technical data from various sources and incorporating into current and future documentation.
  • Ensures documentation meets or exceeds company standards for corporate guidelines, and branding and technical accuracy.
  • Performs other related job duties as assigned.
  • Must be able to work independently and interact with various departments including marketing, service and sales.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with internal customers, marketing, vendors, etc.
  • Manage all areas of technical writing and printing
  • Drive efficiencies throughout the department.
  • Ensure high level of integrity and accuracy of the manuals and guides





Knowledge and Skills
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret technical business periodicals, professional journals and technical procedures.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence and technical manuals.
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to interact with internal personnel.
  • Ability to anticipate and solve practical problems and resolve issues.
  • Required to have skills and abilities in the following areas: Microsoft Office Tools (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) and Adobe Suite (Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Editing in Adobe FrameMaker and CAD a plus.
  • Experience in HVAC systems and controls a plus.
  • Proficiency in page layout and design principles a plus.
  • 2 plus years experience in Customer Service
  • 1plus year experience in a supervisory/manager role
  • Minimum of Associates degree in related field, ie: technical writing, HVAC, graphics design
  • Must be able to perform essential responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodations.

The Company provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of a person's race, color, religion (including religious dress or grooming practices), creed, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship, uniform service member or veteran status, ancestry, disability, physical or mental disability (including HIV/AIDS), medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, request for protected leave, marital status, sex, pregnancy, age (over 40), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law. The Company will comply with all federal and state regulations and statutes pertaining to individuals with disabilities.

Postal Code