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An exciting opportunity exists to join a dynamic technology and manufacturing business based near Royston, Hertfordshire.

Cheyney Design & Development Ltd., designs systems, modules and software for automatic, in process and end of line x-ray inspection. These are incorporated into Sapphire Inspection System products and are also sold globally to major food, pharmaceutical and process equipment suppliers

We are looking for a Technical Author to create and manage high-quality hardcopy and digital documentation to support the sale, operation, service and safety of our products together with customer and engineer training.

This exciting role offers a wide range of responsibilities in a very variable company. This role is being created due to the aggressive growth of the company in this area.

We would love to hear from you if you:

  • Have experience as a Technical Author within a complex hardware product environment and can demonstrate examples of the first-hand production of user manuals and quick-start guides.
  • Have an HND, Degree or equivalent in a relevant technical discipline.
  • Are at an expert user level (qualifications beneficial) in graphic design and digital publishing software.
  • Can deliver high-quality documentation paying attention to detail, brand guidelines and design.
  • Can quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures.
  • Have excellent written and oral skills in English.
  • Have experience dealing with multi-language publications
  • Have a strong working knowledge of publishing and graphics tools.

Experience producing video and web content would be beneficial as would experience with WordPress and other web design tools.

We offer a stimulating working environment, and a competitive package. 

How to Apply

If interested, please attach your CV and a covering letter to the link provided & the hiring company will be in direct contact.

Agency applications by prior agreement only, terms and conditions apply.

Please note that the hiring company does not have a sponsor licence and is therefore unable to accept applicants without the right to work in the UK.

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