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George T. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 17, 2014

George T.

Technical Writer,Transcriber, Researcher
   Australia
  |   Mandurah, Western Australia
  |  9:43 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $33

Thirteen year vet in the Technical Writing field.

The equivalent of a swiss army knife in the world of writing, publishing and editing. There are many tools to my stock and trade. I operate across multi-platforms (Windows, Linux), and delve into: technical writing (online help, web help, documents), transcription and closed caption editing (video captioning), eLearning course design (+LMS, SCORM), article and content writing, data extraction and manipulation (documents, spreadsheets), plus web-based research.

My niche areas of expertise...

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Skills (7)

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Technical Writing
Technical Writing
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User's Guide Writing
Transcription
Transcription
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Article Writing
Blogging
Blogging Best Practices
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Sports Writing
Forum Posting

Service Description

The tools of trade are a combination of documentation tools ranging from MS Office, Libre Office, Adobe Captivate, Active Presenter, Author IT, Robo Help, Text Editors and Audio Editors such as Audacity and Ivona Reader if speech/audio is required, plus NCH transcribing and dictation tools.

You name it, we can probably do it.

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Employment

GET Writing
Managing Editor
2009 - Present
Freelance operation, covering many writing, editing and publishing activity.
GLORY DAZE Music webzine and portal
Managing Editor
1999 - Present
Managing Editor of a rock music web portal. Articles, reviews, interviews. Manage a team of 8. In operation since 1999, and ongoing.
Risk Management Technologies Ltd
Technical Writer
2012 - 2014
Honeywell (Australia)
Technical Writer (Contract)
2011 - 2012
Technical Writer for a supply chain product for coal-mining industry based in North Queensland. Rail infrastructure and Coal Export Terminals.
Softtech PTY Ltd
Senior Technical Writer
2008 - 2011
Te Hauora o Maioha
Business Operations Manager (voluntary)
2007 - 2008
Managed a Maori themed wellness Clinic, with a team of 5 Practitioners, using traditional healing therapies plus other modalities such as Reiki Tuumo, Hot Stone treatment and therapeutic massage.
Wordsworth Ltd
Adhoc Contractor
2004 - 2008
Adhoc contracts assigned by work/job broker Wordsworth Ltd. Assignments were all technical writing gigs in the areas of real estate, software development, life insurance, retail and the...
Softtech NZ Ltd
Technical Writer
2003 - 2008
Nga Ahi Kaa Trust
Program Manager
2006 - 2007
Program Manager for East Coast/Gisborne based tribal authority, operating within the Treaty of Waitangi claimant industry. Organise local meetings for claimants, remote communications on Skype, all...
IDPE Consulting Group
Contract Technical Writer
2004 - 2005
Contracted to New Zealand's Ministry of Social Development. IT Operations Dept. Tasks included IT governance audit using COBIT methodologies, plus overview of security and disaster recovery...
Winscribe NZ
Technical Writer
2002 - 2003

Education

NZ Institute of Business Studies
Diploma Journalism
2000 - 2002
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Technical Writing
manuals
user guides
content
transcription
Australia
Authoring
CMS
sport
research
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