For 50 years, we've been driven by the firm belief that engineers are the architects of tomorrow's world, leading the way with their daring, their expertise and their ability to push boundaries.
Together with our customers, our 7,000 employees innovate on a daily basis and contribute to accelerating energy transition throughout the world. They support the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, digital and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 13 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).
Assystem provide end state focused nuclear engineering services both individually and as part of an integrated design community the largest nuclear design house in Europe - delivering major projects, infrastructure, waste, fuel management and safety case solutions. This mission is critical to the upkeep of the UK's long term nuclear infrastructure.
Join us and develop your career alongside a dedicated, delivery focussed, world class engineering team.
Job Title: Technical Author
Duration: Staff / Contractor
Assystem are an Award-Winning International Engineering Design Consultancy who provide innovative and cutting edge solutions. We have a number of UK based offices and a significant, loyal client base.
As our reputation for proficient delivery of complex projects grows even stronger, we have a need for 2 x Technical Authors to join us in Cumbria.
The candidate shall have an engineering / maintenance background.
A key aspect is to produce all aspects of Engineering, Inspection , Maintenance & Testing documentation in support of project delivery; which include Engineering Maintenance Instructions and Operating Instructions ; including interaction with plant engineers and the building maintenance teams / commissioning teams.
Trained in risk assessment production and the production of written risk assessments, including interaction with plant engineers and the building maintenance teams / commissioning teams.
Lead stakeholder meetings with plant engineers and lead plant walk downs to agree the produced risk assessments
Shall be able to deliver work packages with the minimum supervision and to a high quality
Good communication skills is a key requirement of the post and being able to interact with other members of the pre ops team.
Having a technical and operational knowledge of pre ops delivery would be an advantage.
You will need to have experience in a similar role
Experience of using Microsoft Packages - Excel/Word
A Technical / Operational background
Your experience in the nuclear industry would be a real advantage
Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain residency criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK security clearance if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
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