Technical Author/Engineer

Recruiter
Line Up Ltd
Location
Welwyn Garden City
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Line Up Aviation has carved its own place in the recruitment of Aviation and Aerospace personnel all over the world for more than 25 years. We work with some of the industry's best known companies who demand the highest standard of applicants.

The Role

Technical Engineer/Author

Client:

Our client is a world-class strategic partner for engineering-driven organizations that develop, support, operate and maintain complex equipment. They serve a broad range of industry sectors, including commercial and VIP aviation, aerospace and defence, manufacturing and other industries.

The Role

Create, change or revise airplane maintenance publications using a variety of automated research tools and authoring systems. Analyze basic engineering designs and design changes to determine maintenance/repair/retrofit requirements, procedures and instructions. Develops fault isolation procedures and techniques of limited scope and complexity that guide end-users to identify, trouble-shoot and repair system faults.

Experience

Prior technical writing experience plus any combination of the following is preferred: FAA or EASA maintenance licenses, i.e. FAA Airframe and Power Plant license. Hands-on aircraft maintenance experience. FAA/EASA Flight Certification Direct experience authoring Boeing Commercial Airplane technical Manuals.

Skills/Attributes

Possess an understanding of engineering job practices, techniques and standards. Limited use and application of job principles, theories, and concepts.
Strong PC skills with high proficiency in Windows and Microsoft Office products functionality.
Proficiency in Structured Authoring Systems and other job related Tools.
Ability to learn new applications quickly.
Ability to prioritize for maximum productivity for multiple projects.
Ability to define and document processes as required.
Ability to identify potential issues, analyze and recommend improvements and alternate solutions.
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Good organizational skills.
Proven reasoning, analytical abilities and mechanical aptitude.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Degree in Engineering classification (or equivalent) is preferred but not required or 1-2 years' experience in related discipline.

Additional Information:

-Salary: Competitive plus benefits,

-Job type: Permanent, full-time

- Location: United Kingdom, South

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to **********************

Due to the number of applications we receive, it's not always possible to contact unsuccessful applicants. Unless you hear from us within 14 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


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