Graduate Publications Engineer

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  • Location

    Prestwick, South Ayrshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £19.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Shannon Allister

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Morson International are recruiting on behalf of our prestigious client, BAE Systems, at their site in Prestwick. There are current opportunities for an Engineering/Aerospace graduate, to join the Technical Publications Department, who are responsible for the preparation of technical publications on Military Aircraft projects.

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.

Your skills and experience should include:

Educated to HNC/HND level within an Engineering or Aeronautical background or equivalent working experience.
Aeronautical electrical/avionic apprenticeship/formal training would be an advantage.
Experienced in the field of aviation through practical hands on would also be considered.
Familiarity with the use of the following ASD Simplified Technical English, SGML/XML based Editing Software, Common Source Data Base (CSDB).
Good sound knowledge of engineering systems and general aircraft related documentation would be advantageous.

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