Defence, MOD & Aerospace
Competitive Rate Plus Outside of Scope Of IR35
12 Months +
1 July
United Kingdom

Technical Author

Due to rapid and continued growth, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Technical Author to join a leading contract organisation, delivering consultancy services, Engineering solutions and site operations support to some of the UK’s leading Defence contractors. This is a contract role, hybrid ( 2-3 Days) on site, Outside of Scope of IR35 and DV Clearance is essential.

The Technical Author will prepare, originate and present technical information in such a way as to allow others to be informed as to background, risk, safety, justification, change or step-by-step engineering sequence of operation plant procedure, based on research, analysis and evaluation of technical / engineering theory, data and information.

They will prepare technical documentation including, but not limited to, SSoW’s, LTQR’s, PQMP, Quality plans and reports.

Skills and qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate will have experience of working on Infrastructure Projects within a highly regulated industry sector, i.e., Nuclear, Aerospace, Pharmaceutical, Rail or Oil & Gas.
  • Educated to ONC or equivalent level in engineering; communication or appropriate subjects
  • Proven ability to create, develop and originate working documentation for applications such instruction, justification, process or procedural change and / or information.
  • Experience of similar role within a radiological processing / waste handling environment guideline of 4 years previous experience.
  • DV Clearance is essential

This position offers hybrid working with 2 -3 days based at site, and a working 9 day fortnight.

 Our client is an equal opportunity employer who celebrate and embrace diversity and commitment to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community who will continue to contribute to their success and innovation.