Publications Engineer

Ref No. EMP441547
Location Prestwick, Scotland
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (4 Months)
Job Status Closed
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There are contract opportunities for Publications Engineers to join our client based in Prestwick on initial 4 month contracts.


Publications engineer, technical author, SGML, S1000D

The Job

We currently have opportunities for Technical Authors to join the team within the Technical Publications Department who are responsible for the preparation of technical publications on Military Aircraft projects.

BAE Systems Regional Aircraft provides managed solutions for aircraft design, engineering and fleet support to a global customer base. The Engineering portfolio is diverse and includes projects ranging from support to new aircraft development programmes, major special role aircraft development programmes and modification/upgrade to a range of fixed wing aircraft types. Following recent contract successes across the Engineering product range, we are looking to enhance key capabilities to support existing contracts and further growth.

As a Technical Author your responsibilities will include;

The production of descriptive and procedural Data Modules.
Migration of Data Modules from S1000D Version 1.8 to Version 4.1.
Integration of applicability identifiers for modification status.
Apply editorial changes to style and layout.
Error reporting.
The Individual

Your skills and experience should include;

Educated to HNC/HND level within an Engineering or Aeronautical background or equivalent working experience.
Aeronautical electrical/avionic apprenticeship/formal training would be an advantage.
Experienced in the field of aviation through practical hands on would also be considered.
Familiarity with the use of the following; ASD Simplified Technical English, SGML/XML based Editing Software, Common Source Data Base (CSDB).
Good sound knowledge of engineering systems and general aircraft related documentation would be advantageous.
What we are looking for in you;

You will have strong communication skills, good attention to detail and be keen to develop your skills with a willingness to learn. You will be comfortable working with others within a team, in a fast paced environment, to achieve results whilst adhering to deadlines.

*You must be SC cleared / clearable to apply*

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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