Aircraft Electical/Avionics Engineer - Technical Publications

  • Location

    Prestwick, South Ayrshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £26.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Shannon Allister

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 months

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Our aerospace client is looking for candidates from an aircraft electrical/avionics background, interested in moving into technical publications, for a contract role based in Prestwick. Successful candidates will be required to work within the Technical Publications Department, responsible for the preparation of technical publications on Military Aircraft projects.

Skills and Experience

Previous practical/hands on experience in the field of aviation

Aeronautical electrical/avionic apprenticeship would be an advantage

Strong communication skills, good attention to detail and be keen to develop skills with a willingness to learn. Must be comfortable working with others within a team, in a fast paced environment, to achieve results whilst adhering to deadlines.


As a Technical Author your responsibilities will include;

The production of descriptive and procedural Data Modules.

Migration of Data Modules from S1000D Version 1.8 to Version 4.1.

Integration of applicability identifiers for modification status.

Apply editorial changes to style and layout.

Error reporting.

Due to the restricted nature of this role, successful candidates will be eligible to attain SC clearance.