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Technical Author

Job Title: Technical Author
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Evesham
Salary: 30000 - 35000
REF: NM-1592
Contact Name: Lissa Fletcher
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

Technical Author

Evesham • Permanent • Full Time • up to £35,000 DOE

Arden Personnel are recruiting for a Technical Author who will be required to support and assist the Technical Compliance Department in all areas of documentation activities.

Job Description for our Technical Author Role:

You will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining contract schedules for documentation, updating as appropriate with regular contact with contract managers.
  • Compiling appropriate installation and maintenance instructions from standard documents where possible, editing each to suit.
  • Writing operating instructions, (contract specific), liaising closely with the controls department.
  • Preparing appropriate CE certificates of incorporation/conformity.
  • Arranging for translations when required for installation and operation manuals.
  • Ensuring all work is completed in accordance with the Company standard.
  • Collating Materials and compliance certification.
  • Producing material traceability lists.
  • Incorporating Company/suppliers’ inspection and test reports.
  • Creating and up-issuing documents (installation and maintenance instructions) as and when required in response to modifications/design changes.
  • Assisting in other areas of the business as required.

To be considered for our Technical Author role you will need to;

  • Have Engineering experience gained within the technical compliance sector.
  • Be able to demonstrate a portfolio of work examples in the technical compliance sector.
  • Have a good understanding of automated systems and manufacturing methods.
  • Be familiar with current legislation and best practice, for example the Machinery Directive, CE Declarations, ATEX
  • Be self motivated who can work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Be proficient in using Microsoft, Adobe and ACAD software packages.
  • Be organised and able to work to tight deadlines.

What’s on Offer
As an Technical Author you will receive;

  • A salary of up to £35,000 per annum DOE
  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays, rising with length of service
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Company healthcare scheme
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Long service awards
  • Training and development opportunities

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