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Technical Author

  • Location:

    Preston, Lancashire, England

  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Chas Earl

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 074

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Role: Technical Author / Writer
Location: Preston
Salary: £30k-£40k plus package

Are you a technical author / writer looking for a new challenge?

Do you have experience in the water sector or a background / knowledge in engineering?

My client, a leading build & design contractor are seeking a technical author to come and join their team in Preston. The role will be based out of their Preston Head office, with an occasional need for site visits across the North West.

Please see key experience and duties below.

Required to undertake the production of the following technical documentation.

  • Site Specific Instructions (SSI's)
  • Asset Care Plans (ACPs)
  • Training Modules


  • Ability to deliver Training
  • Any other tasks to support handover ie redlining P&IDs, As Built Schedules

Key Requirements/Qualities

  • United Utilities Experience preferable
  • Technical writing experience
  • Water/waste water experience
  • P&ID Knowledge
  • Engineering experience - maintenance
  • OEM knowledge
  • Excellent Communication and organisational Skills
  • IT Literate including Microsoft Office
  • Commissioning experience

If you are interested, you can apply on online or send your CV to and I will call you to discuss