12 month conrtract role. technical documentation engineer on a 1-year fixed term contract based in our ballinrobe plant to assist in compiling technical manuals, review and track engineering changes and other associated activities at our engineering department. the successful candidate will be required to compile and continually update technical publications, to our style guidelines, as well as co-ordinate and manage the translation and review process, in various languages. they should be capable of explaining complex information in a clear and concise manner and will also be responsible for reviewing and tracking engineering changes on a day-to-day basis. ideally, the successful candidate will have relevant experience, using publishing software like adobe framemaker or equivalent. they should also be proficient in image capturing, editing and manipulation and show great attention to detail. a good working knowledge of engineering drawings and machinery and experience in 3d design (cad) and/or illustration packages is desirable. key role requirements: -three to five years of experience in the design and compilation of technical documentation and image editing. -fully proficient in a publishing software package, like adobe framemaker, or equivalent. -a good working knowledge of engineering drawings and machinery. -experience in 3d design (cad) or illustration packages is desirable. -excellent knowledge of english, with ability to explain complex tasks in simple steps. -ability to work on his/her own initiative and be a team player when circumstances dictate. -logical thinker, with good it skills and proven track record in project management. -flair for design, with excellent attention to detail in every aspect of the job. this job originally appeared on recruitireland.com.
83 days ago