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Technical Author

  • Location: Sheffield, Sheffield, England
  • Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

Technical Author / Engineering / Sheffield / Permanent

Core Talent has a requirement for a Technical Author to join a key client's engineering team in Sheffield. The role will encompass researching, writing and illustrating high-quality documentation. The role is varied and you will be working to a wide range of specifications for our EC&I, design and Process teams.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Produce technically accurate product/process documentation

  • Professionally present documentation written and illustrated to convey information clearly and concisely to users of varying technical ability and experience

  • All information to be provided in line with project target completion dates and key milestones.

  • Write clearly and concisely ensuring consistency in terminology to avoid ambiguity and subsequent doubt and confusion for the reader

  • Communicate and work with others departments to achieve company goals.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • 5+ Years as Technical Author in a challenging engineering environment

  • Proven experience in preparation and publishing large documents using Microsoft Word, Excel & Adobe Acrobat

  • Strong user of MS Office Suite

  • Comfortable in working effectively and efficiently in a multi-disciplined team

  • Ability to work to tight timescales and manage time effectively.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong user of MS Office Suite

  • Comfortable in working effectively and efficiently in a multi-disciplined team

  • Ability to work to tight timescales and manage time effectively

  • Ability to write/translate German would be advantageous