Alliance Consulting

Technical Author

A leading designer and manufacturer of specialist safety solutions for electrical equipment used in hazardous areas, serving a global client base across a wide range of industries, is seeking to appoint an experienced Technical Author or Technical Writer to join their in-house Team.



This is an exciting time to be joining them as they are continuing to expand their core product ranges including NPI, integrating technological developments, responding to an ever-evolving regulatory environment, and the ongoing development of bespoke solutions to meet specific customer needs.



Key responsibilities:



  • To write and produce the required technical documents from a specification.

  • Updating and maintaining a library of technical terminology and documentation (manuals and guides) on the company website to ensure all information remains relevant.

  • Collaborate with various departments to clarify any technical/documentation issues

  • Work with external translators to get documents and wording translated in another language.

  • To help, advise, train and support company personnel in documentation procedures as required.

  • Ensure that the company's quality procedures are followed, and documents comply with the defined standards.

  • Maintaining excel spreadsheets and pivot tables for analysis

  • Creating reports from our Operations system and Access databases

  • Maintaining Access Databases

  • Act as a support for the Engineering Manager & Technical Director

  • Any other duties or tasks as reasonably requested by Management, consistent with your skills and abilities and befitting your status within the company.



This role is being offered with a strong package including extensive benefits package, flexible hybrid working options, personalised personal development and training programme, offers an excellent opportunity to make your mark within a growing company, have direct input and influence over developing the next generation of products, and great career progression prospects within the organisation in the future.



Experience and abilities required:



  • Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering degree or related experience

  • At least 2 years of experience as a Technical Author or Technical Writer

  • Experience of Hazardous Areas would be beneficial but not essential


Other Information:



  • Full-time, 37.5 hours per week

  • All applicants must have the right to work in the UK




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  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits, pension, flexible hours, hybrid
  • Location: Sunbury-On-Thames, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Alliance Consulting
  • Contact: Dan Horne
  • Tel: 01234 355326
  • Fax: 01234 213750
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2023-01-03 16:03:26 -

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