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Location: Accrington Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Sector: Engineering Type: Permanent
Contact: Coral-Mai Gifford

We are now looking for a Technical Writer to join a great client of ours based in Accrington. The ideal candidate will have at least 2-4 years technical writing experience, as well as software knowledge with Adobe FrameMaker/ Adobe Illustrator or QuarkXPress.

The Technical Writer is responsible for creating and maintaining the control and delivery of technical documentation on all product lines for internal and external use. You will be part of the quality division in a team of 8, in a stand stand-alone role reporting to the Quality Manager. Your day-to-day responsibilities will consist of the following:

  • Create, maintain, control and timely delivery of technical documentation manuals, in accordance with CE and UKCA compliance. Build-books, Safety bulletins, etc. for use by external customers, production, and field service teams.
  • Coordinate translation of technical documentation as needed and archiving/retrieval of technical documentation.
  • Update documentation as directed and archive per procedure.
  • Use photographs, drawings, diagrams, animation, and charts that increase users' understanding.
  • Revise documents as new issues arise.
  • Post digital documents to online portal for customer retrieval.
  • Work closely with Global teams to ensure consistency of documentation production, format, and content.

You will be directing staff for the duration of a project and clearly communicate work expectations. Exhibit ownership, demonstrate follow through and be held accountable for project completion and success. Ideally you will be degree qualified or possess relevant qualifications/ experience. Knowledge of Machinery and machinery legislation is also desirable, but not essential.

This is an on-site role with flexible working available. In return you will receive a Salary between £30-£35k DOE.

Are you a Technical Writer looking for a new role? If so, let me know if this role is suitable for you! Contact Coral at Employment Solutions to Apply.