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Technical Author

  • Location: Cumbria
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: John McVeigh
  • Contact Email: jmcveigh@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01946 820 002
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 11 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 1038941
NRL are currently resourcing on behalf of a client for a major project locally in the Nuclear sector on a staff permanent basis.


About the role:

  • The Technical Author is responsible for the collation of information from across the project/sub-contractors and management of the production of client and site technical documentation.
  • Production of System Technical Specifications.
  • Technical File Management – to track Engineering Deliverables.
  • Review of technical information provided.
  • Management of stakeholder technical reviews of documentation (with Company procedures).
  • Management of the production of documentation and reports.
  • Support compilation of Change Proposals.
  • Manufacturing Specification production/ coordination.
  • System level O&M manual production/ coordination.
  • Provide Technical Support to the production/ development of Commissioning Documentation.


What you will need:

  • Higher qualification in a suitable technical or business subject.
  • Degree qualified in a suitable technical or business subject.
  • Membership with a relevant institution (e.g. Incorporated Engineer or equivalent, Association for Project Management).
  • Chartered status (or equivalent) with a relevant institution (e.g. Chartered Engineer etc.).
  • Entirely familiar with content/format of Technical Specifications.
  • Understanding of Requirements Management.
  • Multi-disciplined engineering knowledge.
  • Familiar with Safety and Quality functional areas/requirements in the nuclear / energy sector.