Technical Writer

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Technical writing & document control in Avonmoth Bristol with hybrid #WFH for prototype development engineering firm in small scale waste to energy with diverse projects that are environmentally sustainable, implementing a resilient infrastructure that is effective & positive.  They offer expertise, products and services in pyrolysis, gasification & oxidation. Due to sustainable business growth, this is a great opportunity to play a progressive role in mechanical/industrial product engineering for a fascinating company poised for exponential growth in UK & internationally. 

Crucially you will play a leadership role in a ZERO landfill future, dealing with waste at source and recovering economic and environmental value.

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The Technical Writer/Technical Author job itself where you will create & maintain technical documentation.  More specifically:

  • Create and maintain technical documents, including instruction manuals, user guides, and product specifications (commissioning documents, Instruction manual, SOP’s, Maintenance schedules, Spares list & Training package & ongoing requirements for planned upgrades).
  • Demonstrate proficiency in authoring tools, particularly FrameMaker, for formatting and templating documentation.
  • Utilize MS Office tools effectively, including Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
  • Possess a strong understanding of mechanical and electrical systems, including controls, to accurately document product functionalities.
  • Produce illustrations using SolidWorks and other design software to enhance technical documentation.
  • Interpret P&ID style drawings and electrical schematics with precision.
  • Display excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail in documentation tasks.
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills and collaborate closely with engineering teams.

You will have

To be successful as a Technical Writer/Technical Author, you will be a versatile individual with a blend of technical writing proficiency, engineering expertise, and a can-do attitude. Plus, a healthy mix of the following:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering &/or a minimum of 10 years’ experience in a related field
  • Proven experience in technical writing roles.
  • Proficiency in specialist authoring tools such as FrameMaker
  • Experience with SolidWorks or similar CAD software for illustrations.
  • Ability to work independently and manage workload effectively.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to changing environments and priorities.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Commitment to upholding safety standards in all aspects of work.

You will get

As a Technical Writer, you will enjoy a salary of £35K-£40K + Package

  • 5 day week (37.5 hrs), flexible working           
  • Challenging & diverse projects
  • Career growth
  • 25 days of holiday per year
  • Great learning and development opportunities 
  • Bonus, Pension & Private Medical

You can apply

For the Technical Writer by pushing the button on this job posting (recommended), or by sending CV in confidence to 


31 March 2024
Technical Author
England, Bristol
£35K-£40K + Package

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