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Technical Publications Engineer

Ref no. BHN557470
Salary £50,000/annum
Location Norwich, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our Aerospace client is looking for a Senior Quality Engineer to join their expanding team based in Norwich.

Key skills required for this role

Technical Publications


Technical Publications

Job description

Job Title: Technical Publications Engineer

  • Equipment Suppliers
  • OEM Field Service Representatives
  • Airframe manufacturers.
  • Airline representatives.
  • Design Engineering and Certification

Main purpose of the role:

  • Generation and delivery of Technical Publications documents to customers, including CMM's, SB's, SL's and TR's
  • Point of contact for the customers and authorities for all technical documentation queries
  • Manage publishing software tools required by the business.
  • Co-ordinate the compilation and publishing of manufacturing instructions if required.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Meeting the requirements of applicable ATA specifications
  • Authoring and publishing documentation to high standards that serve the customer's needs to service and maintainability of the seating product.
  • Working with the design data and guidance materials to produce good quality and compliant documentation
  • Take responsibility of progress of technical publications documentations against project plan(s) to ensure documentations are available when expected and required by the customer
  • To ensure existing CMM's are maintained, revision controlled and communicated with our customers in a timely manner.
  • Build strong relationships both internally and externally with all relevant parties including but not limited to engineering, production, quality assurance, customers, suppliers, aircraft manufacturers, external (A)DOA organisations
  • Understand the product limitations based on airworthiness, certification basis and/or design, and ensure the documentations generated are a true representation of these limitations

Person Specification:

- Educated to a degree or HND/HNC standard, preferably in Engineering

- Previous experiencing of working in a Technical Publications Role
- Knowledge of various document format types such as SGML, XML, etc.
- Experience of authoring a complex product publication with both Mechanical and electrical components.

- Must have a good knowledge of publishing software and tools.
- Must have used CAD images to aid authoring of publications.

- Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills


- Experience of working in a Technical Publications role within Aerospace manufacturer or operator.
- Experience of authoring modification paperwork for an Aerospace application.
- Understanding of certification requirements and airworthiness limitations

Our Benefits:

  • Pension - up to 8% contribution (4% Employee/ 4% Employer)
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • An additional day off on or around your birthday
  • Christmas shut down
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Agile working - flexibility around start and finish times in line with our policy
  • Training and development - Support, coaching and guidance from a team of industry leading specialists
  • Generous Family Friendly Benefits
  • SimplyHealth - helps cover every day health care costs such as eye tests and dental checkups, as well as providing mental health support and access to GP services
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Long Service Award
  • Social events throughout the year including our Christmas Party!
  • Free on-site car parking

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