Technical Author

Recruiter
Lord Search and Selection
Location
Manchester
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

£30,000 - £34,000 + Car + Benefits
Mechanical Engineered products and systems
Manchester

The Role

This is an exciting and varied role where your key tasks will include: supporting the department with high level document writing, creating, editing and quality assuring technical contracts and specifications for a number of large commercial projects, attending internal and external meetings as required, and writing project documents and document control systems to a professional standard.

This role offers genuine career progression within a large PLC group with full training and development available.

The Person

Ideally with a relevant degree or equivalent, you will have experience of a similar Technical Author role within a manufacturing organisation, ideally within Automotive, Aerospace or Industrial Engineering, where you will have written high level documentation, technical contracts and specifications.
You will understand project delivery methodologies, document control systems and be a competent user of MS Project, Publisher and Gant charts. Superb communication written and verbal is a must as is solid analytical and interpretation skills including statistical analysis to handle business and technical information effectively.

The Company

Our client is a leading global manufacturer of bespoke, mechanical engineered components to a diverse range of industrial market sectors and is part of a multi $billion parent company. Keen to enhance their technical contracts and specifications, they wish to appoint a high calibre and experienced Technical Author to lead them through a period of tremendous change, opportunity and growth.

How to Apply

This is a real opportunity for an ambitious self-starter looking for a sound platform on which to build their career within this exciting and progressive Group. If you would like to know more, please click on the button below, attaching a fully detailed CV in word format and quote reference no 370341 together with your current remuneration details.