Technical Author - Mechanical Bias

23 May 2019
20 Jun 2019
Engineering, Defence
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Author - Mechanical

A Technical Author with a mechanical equipment bias is required for a 6 month contract in Brough

Overview of the Technical Author contract role

To work within an established team of authors providing an authoring service for Mechanical publications.

To originate and maintain technical data as either electronic data, IETM/ETP, 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, publication and subsequent maintenance of technical support documentation.

Key skills required for the Technical Author position

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

1 The research, preparation, production, provisioning and subsequent maintenance of technical documentation for in-service operation and maintenance activities (data is produced in XML/SGM 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.

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

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