Forschung / Entwicklung

Technical Author

Our Technical Publications department has an immediate opening for a Technical Author.

Your place of work: Stans, Schweiz

What you do:

  • The production of descriptive, operation and procedural Data Modules to ASD S1000D specification from engineering reports, drawings and general aircraft related documentation for the mechanical and/or electrical/avionic chapters of Pilatus technical publications
  • Assistance with the creation of Service Bulletins, Airplane Flight Manual data and other related documents
  • Maintenance and management of ASD S1000D Data Modules within a Common Source Data Base environment
  • The production of draft illustrations and illustration production packages from drawings, photographs etc. to aid in the final preparation of artwork
  • The discussion and agreement of maintenance procedures from a "hands on" perspective with engineering, maintenance and production departments
  • Ownership of documentation through to in-house or certification authority approval
  • The provision of responses to customer/internal departments documentation queries

What you bring:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience as a technical author writing aircraft technical documentation to the ASD S1000D specification
  • Aeronautical electrical/mechanical apprenticeship/formal training
  • Experienced in the field of aviation through practical hands on
  • Experienced in the use of ASD Simplified Technical English, SGML/XML and Arbortext Editor within a Common Source Data Base (CSDB) environment
  • Good sound knowledge of engineering drawing systems and general aircraft related documentation
  • Good written and spoken english is essential (C1 level), knowledge of german is advantageous
  • Able to work independently with a high commitment to quality and deadline adherence

For further information about the advertised position please get in touch with Lucienne Iten, HR Manager, Phone +41 41 619 60 95.

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Your contact

Iten Lucienne
HR Manager
Phone +41 41 619 60 95

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