Technical Author - Source Technology


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    GBP300 - GBP400 per day

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Principal Consultant

Curtis Westley

+ 41 43 55004 98


Source Group are currently working with a world-renowned Organisation in the Defence space as they look to recruit a fully remote Technical Author for an initial 9-month contract.

Technical Author – 9 months (Remote)

  • Coordinate with Management and relevant Sections to assist with the development and coordination of document and drawing requirements for projects and tasks involving multiple sections.
  • Maintain an awareness of systems including equipment status and tracking of future system activities (current operational status, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, modifications, exercises, and testing)
  • Ensures that technical manuals, documents, and drawings are kept current and advise if amendments are required.
  • Provide weekly reports to Management and daily reporting as necessary.


  • Required Security Clearance
  • Experienced in the use of ASD Simplified Technical English (ASDSTE100), formerly known as AECMA Simplified English and mandatory for writing aerospace and defense documentation.
  • Experienced in CAD demonstrated by vocational training in Autodesk Inventor knowledge or similar to at least Certified User level.
  • Proven experience in ADP demonstrating knowledge in Computer Essentials, Word Processing and IT Security. Proving experience in Microsoft Office and Visio applications with a working knowledge of typical design office user equipment.
  • Experience in the development and support for maintaining a documentation library
  • Proven ability to work with and create documentation such as Technical manuals, Network topologies (both physical and logical) and CIS handover/ takeover (HO/TO Manuals).
  • Experience with using Graphical User Interface and command-line interface applications and the reporting of details of hardware and software installed for configuration management.
  • Working knowledge or experience with the Oracle logistics tool (i.e. Oracle Order Management/Inventory Management).
  • Show critical thinking and problem-solving to approach every task and problem with an analytical mind taking minimum risks before deciding which solution is best.

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