Technical Author

Location
Weymouth
Salary
£20 - £28 per hour
Posted
16 Mar 2017
Closes
13 Apr 2017
Ref
HQ00007710
Contact
James Beswarick
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Contract
Technical Author
MOD clearance will be required
Weymouth
18 month contract
£20-28 per hour

Are you looking for an opportunity where you have a direct input into cutting-edge technologies, and where your innovative ideas are truly acknowledged and rewarded?
Our client is the leading independent centre for engineering design, design support and technical services for defence customers. They have a strong track record in naval platform design for surface ships and submarines and have recently won a contract worth over £450 million.
They are looking for a Technical Author to work within their Technical Information Management team.
The Technical Author is expected to have knowledge and experience of UK MOD Defence Documentation such as Book of Reference (BRs) and Illustrated Parts Catalogues (IPCs) and Army Equipment Support Publication (AESPs).
The Technical Author will be able to work under minimum supervision, have a good standard of English and familiarity of MS Word and Excel. Also, the post holder will have the ability to review Defence Documentation for technical and other discrepancies.

Key Skills:
UK MOD Defence Documentation, Book of Reference (BRs), Illustrated Parts Catalogues (IPCs), Army Equipment Support Publication (AESPs), Defence, Naval.

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.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.



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