Technical author - Dorset - £40,000

£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
14 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Role: Technical Author Location: Dorset Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 dependant on skills and experience A company based in Dorset are seeking a Technical author to join a SME business that is internationally known. As the only technical author you need to have at least 4 years technical authoring experience. Your role: You will be solely responsible for the generation of customer required documentation such as CATS, Technical files, and training materials. You will also be responsible for ensuring manuals are compliant with the requirements of IEC 1010-1:2010 and IEC 82079-1. As the only technical author you will have to be good at managing your time between stakeholders, engineering trams and have a basic understanding of mechanical design or electronics design such as reading electrical Schematics. Required skills: Previous experience in a similar role. Basic understanding of Mechanical/Electrical design. Knowledge of essential information required for document types listed above. Knowledge of international standards and government specifications would be beneficial. Accuracy and attention to detail is important along with version control experience. Excellent interpersonal skills and strong customer focus. If this role sounds interesting to you please call Danielle Chapman on 0117 428 0600 or email I am recruiting for various technical author positions in Southampton, Dorset and Havant so please get in touch if you are a technical author seeking a new role. This job was originally posted as