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Contract Technical Author

  • Location: remote
  • Sector: Other
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: GMC40167/1
  • Rate: £300-£320
This vacancy has now expired.

Job description

Redline have recently partnered with a world leading process technology developer. They have developed pioneering technology to convert waste residues from hazardous material into valuable low carbon products. Due to new product launches they are now looking for an experienced contract Technical author who has a very strong engineering background. As a contract technical Author you will be required to produce a detailed set of functional design specifications (FDS) which will specify equipment to be used in the processes. These will also be used for tender and procurement activities. To be successful in this role you will need a combination of the following;
Previous experience of producing both equipment and software functional design specifications. For tender and manufacturing purposes.
> Previous meaningful experience within a professional environment in addition to a Bachelor's degree, or higher, in an engineering discipline, with a bias toward Electrical / Mechanical Engineering.
> Previous experience in Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC)
> Commercially aware.
> Mechanical engineering knowledge and experience, to an acceptable level.
> Electrical engineering knowledge and experience, to an acceptable level.
> Plc and control engineering knowledge and experience, to an acceptable level.

We require a technical author to produce, fully detailed functional design specifications of an existing piece of containerised equipment. Such that we can go to Tender and procure from multiple suppliers. To date, we have a single supplier relationship but have purchased the design of the equipment already. We have an outline user requirements specification, drawing of existing units, and copies of existing plc software. Several Senior permanent members of staff will be have valuable input into the process as it is ongoing, and they will also be required to approve the final documentation. The candidate will be required to navigate these internal communications and the external information gathering as described above.

For further information on this role for the contract Technical Author please contact Graham Cross on 01582 878849 or gcross@redlinegroup.Com quoting GMC40167/1
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