Technical Writer/Engineer Assistant

Technical Writer/Engineer Assistant

Job Title: Technical Writer/Engineer Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Rugeley, Staffordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895224_1538557311
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2018 10:01

Job Description

Our Client has a vacancy for a Technical Author with experience of the embodiment of design changes in existing documentation (electrical schematics, assembly drawings and method statements). Working closely with our client's design and in-service support engineers. You will be expected to document design changes and to support the change management process across the business. Showing a high level of interpersonal and communication skills, you will take responsibility for packages of work across a variety of products to tight deadlines.

This role will Ideally suit those in a graduate or College/school leaver with a love for engineering and a willing to learn.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

You will be expected to develop a basic knowledge of electrical and electronics application; this will include:
Electrical Schematic capture and manipulation
Circuit operation
Electrical safe isolation procedure
Plan, develop, organize, write and edit Method statements and Risk Assessments
Analyse documents to maintain continuity of style and content
Manage updates and revisions to technical literature

You will have the following experience

Electrical/ electronic engineering qualification (minimum level 3 qualification or equivalent)
GCSE or equivalent in English Language grade A-C/9-4
An enquiring mind with attention to detail
Accuracy and a methodical approach to work
The ability to work to tight schedules
Excellent planning and organisational skills
Analytical and questioning skills to get information from experts
The ability to work successfully as part of a multidisciplinary team
A good understanding of computers and other communication tools
A feel for words and a good command of grammar and vocabulary
An ability to grasp and structure large amounts of information
Editorial judgment
Interpersonal skills and the ability to interact confidently with a wide variety of departments.
Proven experience working in a technical writing position
Experience writing method statements in support of defence contracts
Experience using GTX Image CAD (or similar) and Solidworks

Title: Technical Writer/Engineering Assistant
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive + bonus, pension, 28 days holiday
Location: Rugeley

Key Skills: engineering, mechanical, electronics, author, writer, technical skills

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Permanent Role

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.