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Job Ref: 8928
Technical Author

Job Description

We have a new contract requirement for an engineer with a mechanical or electrical engineering background combined with maintenance experience of gas turbine engines and associated mechanical/electrical systems. Considerable experience as a Technical Author required. (Will probably be, but not restricted to, ex-forces or aircraft industry experienced).

Use of software applications as follows:
Microsoft Word (essential)
Adobe Acrobat Writer (essential)
Paintshop Pro (essential)
Basic HTML (desirable)

To have the ability to understand and work from Engineering Drawings and Piping / Instrumentation Diagrams.

Have the ability to be able to write original text where appropriate.

Must be able to rework Engineering Drawings in TIFF format using Paintshop Pro for use as illustrations throughout manual set.

Ability to create on own initiative a complete set of manuals (using a structured template and database) from conception through to issue of hard copy and electronic copy for dispatch to customer within recognised timescales. A set of manuals will normally be, a Gas Turbine Package Operator’s Manual, Maintenance Manual, Driven Unit Manual and Illustrated Parts Catalogue.

Initally 8 months.
Location East Midlands.

If interested in the first instance please forward your latest Cv and availability to chris.hemmings@atc-belcan.co.uk or call 01275 349043 for further information