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Technical Author

Location: Hampshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Defence Type: Contract
Contact: Tiernan Murray Job Published: 15 days ago

Technical Author


A Technical Author needed for a respected and highly reputable defence firm based in Hampshire. You will have proven experience with technical documentation, customer coordination and resolving errors. This is an exciting role to join a successful organisation, with career development and an attractive package this is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Technical Author.

What the Technical Author role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Technical Author will include:

  • Performs final quality data check on technical documentation for formal delivery; coordinates with customers to resolve complex post-delivery issues.
  • Maintains delivery record data files; receives, files and retains reproducibles; and maintains all aspects of the technical data library.
  • 100% quality checks carried out prior to delivery for archive of aircraft and component documentation. Final quality checks of updated IETMS stand-alone computers prior to release for use. Compilation of customer feedback documentation for standard of received aircraft MF700, ERCs and MWOs when applicable.
  • Coordinate with sqn docs cells to resolve documentation errors, raising ORs as necessary.
  • Review of aircraft schedule/documentation post-delivery from customer to ensure input standard agreements are met.
  • Review components supplied by customer and external agencies meet contracted standard (correct compilation of ERCs and GOLD sanctions, task schedules correctly attached, engineering orders correctly forecast/recorded)

What experience you need to be the successful Technical Author:

  • Demonstrable experience as a Technical Author
  • Working with MF700, ERCs and MWOs
  • Experience in the Defence/ Aerospace industry is desirable

***Please note that eligibility for UK security clearance up to SC level is required for the Technical Author position***

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Technical Author to progress their career. If you are interested, please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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