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Technical Author in Rochester, Kent



Rochester, Kent





Technical Author
£50,000 Depending on Experience

*** Due to the nature of the role you will be required to achieve UK SC Clearance ***

We are looking for a Technical Author to contribute to the development and through life support of customer - facing manuals and other deliverable publications. This will involve; researching, developing, writing and reviewing technical information and guidance for new and existing products, services and publications (reports and manuals) to be used by both UK and overseas customers. You will be part of a larger team who are responsible for producing maintenance, operation, installation manuals for wide range of equipment that is manufactured and produced on site.

Day to Day you will be responsible for the -
Preparation and amendment of technical manuals/handbooks including the generation of original text, functional block diagrams, circuit diagrams and technical illustrations
Authoring of Interactive Electronic Technical Publications (IETPs)
Producing data that is compliant with Civil, MoD and Company standards, procedures/specifications and contractual requirements
Understanding product structures and Technical Data Packs, enabling gathering of information from various sources to create your publications
Managing all aspects of Change Control, internal/supplier/customer
Query data content with project Engineers to ensure accurate representation/interpretation within your publications

Key experience & background we are looking for -
A background in Engineering demonstrated through Military/ aerospace
Experience or exposure to Data Modules (DMs) Component Maintenance Manuals (CMMs) Initial Provisioning Lists (IPLs), and Interactive Electronic Technical Publications (IETPs)
Competent in the creation and editing of drawings, layout of documents and the creation of text to a professional standard
Proficient in the creation of clear complex documentation to support an engineering readership
HND equivalent or above in Electronic Engineering or an associated subject
Experience of Adobe FrameMaker (Structured & Unstructured), S1000D editor or Eagle EPS, Initial Provisioning to S2000M
Experience in compiling LSAR using Eagle LPD Software


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Job reference 123649_1716204244
Date posted 20 May 2024

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