Technical Author / Writer

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    Uxbridge, London

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    £37500 - £43000 per annum + Corporate Package

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    Alex Froude

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    11 months ago

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Technical Author / Writer

A well established engineering company continues to secure orders from around the world for their range of high technology security equipment. As they develop new products, implements advanced technical updates and product improvements they require a technical author who will create and update a range of technical publications, build plans and equipment documents. You will be working on state of the art complex safety equipment and products - researching the techncial requirement & compiling new publications and amendments.

+ Create , compile and update user guides , maintenance manuals , technical specifications and sales material
+ Edit and update templates including styles , page layouts , variables and tags
+ Research collate and verify topic content and technical accuracy
+ Produce artwork , images , graphics and diagrams
+ Compile and publish documentation

Experience Required

+ Experienced Technical Author / Writer within Engineering - ideally from a safety critical background such as Defence/ Aerospace / Rail / Nuclear etc
+ Current and advanced ability on Adobe Framemaker 8 , 9 , 10 or 11
+ Significant experience as a technical author or writer within an engineering environment

Qualifications Required
+ Formal qualifications within an technical , engineering or scientific subject such as a C&G