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Technical Author

  • Location: Warton
  • Salary: 25.00 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 11 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace, Other
  • Contact: Aerospace and Defence team
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +44 161 962 6111
  • Expiry Date: 31 December 2022
  • Job Ref: 71405

​The Role

Within the role of a Technical Author, you’ll be responsible for:

The preparation of initial issue typhoon technical publications and subsequent amendments of these in line with departmental procedures.

Assessing and incorporating internal and external customer requests.

Maintaining the validity of management information to ensure accurate configuration control is maintained.


To succeed within the role of Technical Author, you’ll have experience in a similar position, and you’ll ideally have the following skills:

Experience of modern electronic production toolsets and Standard Generalised Mark-up Language or Extensible Mark-up Language.

IT skills, in particular conversant with the use of Microsoft Office.

Experience in the Aerospace industry or the operation/maintenance of military aircraft.

In addition, good interpersonal skills with emphasis on two-way communication and team working will be helpful.


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

Work on complex, cutting-edge projects

Achieve a work/life balance

Work on long term contracts

Develop your skills at a prestigious company

Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we’d love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Technical Author, please send your CV to the Aerospace and Defence team via the ‘apply now’ button.

***[PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!]***