Technical Writer

  • Location

    Thurso, Highlands

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £200 - £230 per day + £75 T&S

  • Contact:

    Amanda Magee

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


Morson International has a 12 month contract opportunity for a Technical Writer. The service will be provided at our Clients Site, Dounreay.

The day rate is £200 to £230/LTD (Negotiable/DOE). Applicants with a main residence outwith a daily commutable distance from Dounreay will receive a T&S allowance of £75 per diem. Flexibility is offered on a Monday/Friday for travelling with the additional options of a compressed working week or a negotiable working cycle

Role & Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for writing operating instructions and supporting compliance against relevant standards and statutory requirements

Prepare operating instructions and implement physical document changes to existing documents on behalf of projects and facilities
Provide support for the maintenance of the Project Quality Management System
Interact with Site Management Systems department, site system controllers and internal auditors
Monitor and assist with implementation of corrective actions
Liaise with stakeholders and undertake plant and system walkdowns to assess the validity of operating instructions and structure
Perform the responsibilities of Management Appointments relevant to post

You may be required to:
Run SPI reports to bring maintenances to management's attention to ensure compliance with LC28
Act as stakeholder for review of DMR's to ensure compliance with maintenance legislation, site procedures and standards

Additional Role Information:
Prepare Safe Systems of Work
Develop solutions for operational problems
Able to demonstrate good organisational and planning skills
A positive approach, self-motivated, assertive and ability to use initiative

HNC in Engineering or equivalent qualification plus experience

Experience: 5 years engineering experience