Technical Author

Posted 16 March 2021
Salary£27800 - £38200 per annum + pension, car or car allowance
LocationManchester
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering
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Contact NameVictoria Elliott

Job description

Technical Author
Manchester
basic salary, car/car allowance, pension

We have an exciting opportunity for a Technical Author to join our engineering team. This role involve developing technical documentation across a number of contracts. The documents will be contract specific and will be developed in accordance to the clients specifications. The type of documents will be wide ranging including Mechanical, Electrical, environmental and safety.

How you will do it
As the Technical Author you will need to have a good understanding of engineering. You will need to understand and interpret client's technical specifications. You will develop technical document to client specifications. And will participate in contract review meeting internally and with the client. In this role you will be required to provide general contract support to the Project Manager. Preparing document transmittals and managing document control of the project (Doc. control). You will be able to understand and interpret technical drawings P&ID's / Schematics. And will interpret Approval Authority rules and Regulations.

What we look for
Essential
Developing contract technical documentation.
Liaising directly with the client and approval authorities.
Experience in interpreting clients technical specifications.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft std packages.
Experience in Document Control.
Full UK Diving License.
UK Passport.
Willingness to travel. Mainly UK but could be occasional overseas travel also.

Preferred
HNC/HND in Engineering.