Junior Technical Writer We're looking for an unusual combination of skills and interest! If you have a defined interest in engineering and machines and enjoy writing and taking great care in the construct of your written work, then this could be a very rewarding career for you.
This position is with our client, a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of liquid filling solutions who are looking to appoint a skilful person to assist them in the development and production of well-
crafted machine instruction manuals. Essential requirements of the role include :
Tertiary level qualification in technical / engineering field.
Minimum 2 years' experience as Technical Writer or similar admin role.
Very good knowledge and understanding of full MS Office suite as well as Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier Pro, Adobe Illustrator.
Strong verbal and written communication skills. A great plus if you also bring :
Photographic skills and knowledge of CAD packages, preferably Solidworks, Draftsight. Knowledge of MS Navision also advantageous.
Practical knowledge of photography and printing processes. You're good at :
Working independently with an eye for detail
Writing in technically descriptive manner
Maintaining disciplined documentation and issuing control over all documents including brochures, catalogues, manuals etc.
Responsibilities will include you :
Compiling machine manuals within approved format, content and applicable standards.
Maintenance, update and control of related technical documents
Capturing photos and videos of Machines for the development of instruction manuals and marketing material On offer is a competitive package with a company that has been a leader in the design of quality filling solutions for many years.
Please apply online or to discuss the role contact Jan van Dyk on 021 531 2015.