Technical Publications Author (M/F)

  • Company : MatchTech
  • Localisation : West Sussex, Crawley - UK - South East England
  • Position : Technical Publications Author
  • Type of Contract : Fixed-term contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-11-20
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Job Description


Primary Purpose of the Job

The Technical Publications Group is responsible for providing customer quality deliverable documentation sufficient to maintain our delivered products. This may be in hardcopy and/or Electronic Documentation Facility format.

The purpose of the role of a Technical Publications Author is to undertake technical publications and authoring activities to meet customer requirements. This is typically the creation of new or amendment of existing documents to enable the customer to maintain and operate a flight simulator device.

The Technical Publications Author has a further technical role in ensuring the manner in which technical problems are resolved is in line with local department and company procedures.

Main activities and Job Functions

  • Creation and modification of operating and maintenance documentation.
  • Creation and modification of interactive electronic technical manuals.
  • Interfacing with internal customers, product training and design and support engineers.
  • Analysis of aircraft and equipment manufacturer\'s data.
  • Reporting progress.

Experience, Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Proven experience in the production of technical publications
  • Good communication and inter-personal skills
  • Experience or knowledge of Arbortext documentation editor.
  • Experience with Isodraw image editor would be an advantage.
  • Experience or knowledge of an HTML based editing tools.
  • Experience or knowledge of image editing tools.
  • Experience or knowledge in website creation to W3C standards.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Dreamweaver documentation editor.
  • Experience or knowledge of XML based editing tools.
  • Experience in at least one engineering domain.
  • Knowledge of integrated logistic support or through life support engineering principles
  • Understand the maintenance of delivered customer documentation.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Required profile


Technicial Publications - Arbortext
  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term : 6 Months
  • Experience Required : 5 to 10 years
  • Salary :
  • References : EMP399587_1511170878
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering

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