Technical Writing Assistant - Grantham

Location Grantham
Discipline: Ex Forces / Military, Engineering, Office & Commercial Support
Job type: Permanent - Full Time
Salary: £11 PER HOUR
Contact name: Craig Gorman

Published: about 2 months ago
​Grantham - £11 per hour Full-time Permanent, Monday to Thursday 7.30am to 4 Friday 8 to 12​

Established in 1991, this highly respected business has since grown from a traditional Technical Publications provider to become one of the UK’s leading providers of Product Support Services. ​

They are now a leading supplier of support services to Commercial and Defence companies around the World. ​

Due to the company’s continued success and growth, they are looking for additional Technical Writing Assistants to produce technical documentation and keep the technical documents up to date with their customers. ​

The Technical Writing Assistant is responsible for production of technical literature in electronic format for all products in agreed language sets and required format for distribution to customers, sales and all technical staff as required. ​

Working under the Technical Authors, you will be aiding in the creation, release and maintenance of technical literature for all standard and bespoke products developed. ​

What will you be doing day to day

  • Production of electronic documentation, from draft information that has been provided

  • Generation of document templates from client supplied information

  • Identify and support the implementation of initiatives to improve the technical literature library and processes, to streamline the technical literature creation and maintenance processes and the costs associated with its production.

  • Any other ad hoc tasks required by this position

Who we are looking for

We are looking for someone who has a strong administration background with excellent levels of literacy. ​

  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Word

  • Microsoft Visio for the generation of flow charts

  • PDF (Foxit)

  • Ability to work form multiple document specifications ​

What’s on offer

A competitive starting salary of £11 per hour and a whole range of benefits including enrolment into the company pension scheme and Christmas shutdown and home working. ​

My client’s investment in their employees cultivates a culture based on commitment, encouraging a team environment where we are all included, benefiting both employees and customers. ​

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME who are acting as a recruitment agency. RecruitME is committed to equal opportunity and diversity and embraces applications from all sections of society, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, gender identity, sex, disability, marital status, religion, or belief. RecruitME is also committed to work alongside veterans and ex-servicemen and women.