Taqua WBH, Toronto ON
Installation and commissioning guide for NLOS wireless backhaul system. Tasks included photography, writing, editing, and layout in Adobe FrameMaker.
Samsung Electronics Canada, Mississauga ON
Produce quick reference guides and user manuals for new cell phones and tablets sold in Canada. Tasks include writing and editing, illustration, design and layout in Adobe InDesign and FrameMaker, and production of PDF files for printing and electronic delivery.
HDR/iTrans Consulting Inc., Richmond Hill ON
Copy edit and layout of Book 12 and Book 15 of the Ontario Traffic Manual. Tasks included text editing and proofreading, graphic revisions, layout in Adobe InDesign and PageMaker, and production of PDF files for electronic distribution and printing.
AIR802 LLC, Naperville IL
Produce data sheets, instruction manuals, brochures, and drawings for this wireless equipment manufacturer. Tasks include writing, editing, photography, design and layout.
MacLaren Group, Toronto ON
Revised a technical training manual produced for CIBC. Tasks performed in Microsoft Word included light edit, table formatting, style application, design and formatting revisions, and creation of table of contents with hyperlinks.
Electronic Products and Technology (EP&T) magazine, Toronto ON
Contributing editor of a trade magazine for the electronic manufacturing sector from 1996 to 2009. I edited press releases, data sheets, articles, and other material for each issue, and occasionally wrote feature articles. Here's a link one of my articles: Does VMI really work?
ATX Networks, Ajax ON
Produced installation and operation guides for digital audio/video insertion systems. Tasks include photography, writing, editing and layout in Adobe FrameMaker.
Hydrogenics, Mississauga ON
Produced instruction manuals for components used in hydrogen-fueled backup power systems. Tasks include writing, editing and layout in Adobe FrameMaker.
Rogue Specialty Transportation, Mississauga ON
Researched stock photos, designed and produced PowerPoint presentations for transport service marketing department.
Ainsworth Inc., Toronto ON
Produced brochures and case studies for this electrical services contractor using Microsoft Word and Adobe InDesign.
Smiths Detection, Mississauga ON
Produced several detailed service manuals for explosive and narcotic detection systems. Tasks included digital photography and image enhancement, writing and editing, design and layout in Adobe FrameMaker, and PDF creation.
Prophix Software Inc., Mississauga ON
Revised three software manuals. Tasks included file conversion from Adobe PageMaker to FrameMaker, text editing and proofreading, creation of hundreds of screen images with callouts, layout and PDF creation. Also wrote several case studies.
Hughes Communications, Markham ON
Wrote press releases, newsletter items and magazine articles for E-T-A, press releases for products from Snap-on, Inc.
Prodomax Automation Ltd., Barrie ON
Produced operations and service manuals for a robotic welding system and automated assembly line. Tasks included on-site industrial photography, writing and editing, design and layout in Adobe FrameMaker, and colour printing.
Electronic Products and Technology
Rogue Specialty Transport