Technical Author

  • Location

    Warrington, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Salary:

    £28.00 - £32.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Troughton

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    1-2 Months

  • Expiry date:


We have an opportunity for a Technical Author based at Risley, Warrington the contract is only for 4-6 weeks

Job role

To update and rewrite existing documentation.

A demonstrable awareness of graphic design and publishing processes.

To follow direction from Engineering and Project leads or Senior Technical Authors.

Attention to detail with an ability to grasp and structure large amounts of information and anticipate the readers knowledge gaps.

Accuracy and a methodical approach to work.

The ability to work to tight schedules with good planning and organisational skills.

Good interpersonal and communication skills, to gather information from and for people.

The ability to work successfully as part of a multidisciplinary team

An excellent command of grammar and vocabulary with a concern for verbal consistency.

Minimum Requirement:
A recognised technical apprenticeship or graduate training programme leading to technical documentation production expertise would be desired but not necessarily essential.
Experience within nuclear or similar highly regulated industry.
2 years' experience as a Technical Author.
At least 1 year operating within a regulated industry ideally within the nuclear sector.

Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel