Technical Author

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  • Location

    Brough, East Riding of Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £29.25 per hour

  • Contact:

    Matthew Crook

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    Spring 2020

  • Client:


BAE Brough

Technical Publications Engineer/Author

To work within an established team of authors on the Brough site to provide an authoring service for the aircraft publications.

To originate and maintain technical data as either electronic data, IETM/IETP, hard copy publications in support of the operation and ground maintenance of our air-based products.

These publications are produced to MIL-SPEC, AvP70 and S1000D depending on the Customer.

Activities to include the provisioning, preparation, research, production and subsequent maintenance of technical support documentation/data.


The Author is responsible to the Section Leader for delivery of all Technical Information Services Avionic Technical Data in accordance with their specific production and upgrade programmes.

1. The research, preparation, production, provisioning and subsequent maintenance of technical documentation/data for in-service operation and maintenance activities (data is produced in XML/SGML and GML to a variety of international specifications and/or national MoD/DoD specifications).

2. Close liaison with all aspects of engineering through the interaction engineering and design authority personnel and/or the interrogation of contributory engineering databases.

To work within a team of authors on aircraft systems, commonly used specifications and desktop publishing systems to aid the preparation, production and provisioning of technical documentation.

Additional Agency Information

Pay Rate £29.25 LTD

If the role is of interest, please apply or contact Matthew Crook on 0161 707 1516/