Technical Writer / Documentation Engineer

Technical Writer / Documentation Engineer

Job Title: Technical Writer / Documentation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: HC0611_1604672307
Contact Name: Harriet Crawford
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2020 14:18

Job Description

Technical Writer / Documentation Engineer


To £40K + Benefits

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Technical Writer to join the team at a global engineering company at their state-of-the-art facility in Lancashire.

The company specialise in the design and manufacture of innovative products and services that enables a global shift towards sustainable energy.

With a large portfolio of market leading brands that cut carbon emissions and save energy, our client is first choice for installers across 100 countries.

Reporting to the Technical Manager

Key Tasks:

  • Ensure all Technical Documentation meets the required company and industry standards
  • Liaise with all departments to discuss technology and authoring requirements
  • Decide how best to authorise and present the document, commissioning and photographs/illustrations required
  • Write material clearly and concisely ensuring it will be clearly understood by the intended audience
  • Editing, proof reading, indexing
  • Testing of written materials with users


  • Relevant Engineering/Technical qualification
  • Previous experience as a Technical Author/Writer
  • Experience of design and illustration packages
  • A clear and concise writing style
  • The ability to understand and communicate complex, technical topics into their fundamental concepts
  • Fantastic written communication with an ability to write content that appeals to a technical audience
  • Ability to deliver multiple projects in line with deadlines
  • An eye for detail, excellent proofreading skills and high attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

APPLY NOW to be considered

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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