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I would like to move to Israel. What are the job prospects there for technical writers?

Is this field expected to grow? What is the median/average salary for technical writers in Israel? Can they expect to be fully employed or do most work on a consultative basis? Is one required to have excellent command of both English and Hebrew? Thanks so much to all who answer! (Please no hate and/or criticism)

Asked By: Natalie - 12/2/2008
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Answered By: kismet - 12/2/2008
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I work for a software firm in Israel. We have many technical writers. Most of them are native English speakers, and excellent Hebrew skills is not mandatory. I don't know anything about their salary, though.
Answered By: Boomerang - 12/2/2008
 
There seems to be plenty of work for TWs, but the market could always take a downturn. The key to 'success' in Israel is to keep an open mind as to what work one is prepared to do.
Answered By: Canute - 12/3/2008
 
Here in the States the average salary is at around $70,000 per year or $65.00 per hour... More
Answered By: Stainless Steel - 12/3/2008
 
It depends upon where you want to live. In the major cities, everyone speaks English. Have you ever been to Israel before? If not, then I recommend that you do 6 months on a kibbutz, come back, and make up your mind for sure. It is not an easy life, and your employer will exploit you as much as they can. Your... More
Answered By: Arieh - 12/3/2008
 
go to nbn.co.il, or email your question to employment@nbn.org.il, this is a program called nefesh b nefesh that heps jews make aliyah, in addition to being able to answer your questions for this, if you are jewish they will be able to give you finacial aid(if you qualify) plus help with the job and apartment search... More
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Answered By: samsproudmommy - 12/3/2008
 
Israel has highly advanced high-tech and software sectors and it ranks near the top in the world by number of patents registered and engineers with science degrees. So I think there should be a fair demand for technical writers. But of course check the appropriate employment opportunities. Good luck!
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Answered By: MikeW - 12/3/2008
 
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