Technical Author






£30,000 Per Annum



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Technical Author - Stonehouse

Remote Working

Salary – £30k (flexibility for the right candidate)+ Pension + Flexible Working Hours + Family Events  Perkbox + Childcare Vouchers + cycle to work scheme + Career Progression

The Client

Our client is a leading supplier of Technical Authoring, Training, NATO Codification, Inventory Optimisation, Obsolescence Management and Integrated Logistic Support services to government, industry and commercial clients throughout UK and Europe. Their unrivalled track record spans over many years, providing a unique mix of capabilities which make them a provider of choice to many organisations.

They are looking to recruit an experienced Technical Author to join the growing Technical Publications Department which produces and updates technical documentation for a variety of military systems and equipment.

Primarily working from home, with occasional visits to the company offices or customer’s sites, working as a part of the Technical Publications Department you will be responsible for the creation and update of technical publications in accordance with standards and specifications relevant to customer requirements.

Essential requirements:

An experienced technical author with a mechanical/electrical engineering background with at least one years’ technical authoring experience within Defence or Engineering sectors.

Capability to evaluate and appraise source technical information.

Experience of the production of technical information in accordance with standards and specifications relevant to the project or customer requirements.

A good knowledge of ASD S1000D and associated tools

A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, i.e. Word, Excel etc.

Experience of liaising with customers and information suppliers as appropriate.

Ability to work as an effective team member.

Drive and enthusiasm to achieve customer quality criteria.

Successful candidates will require appropriate security checks and vetting.

Desirable requirements:

Working Knowledge of Land and Naval defence Technical Publications

Current SC clearance

This is an exciting opportunity to join the company with good career progression as they continue on an impressive growth path. 

Our clients customers demand confidentiality and discretion. You will require the right to work in the UK.  The successful candidate will also need to hold SC level security clearance.

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