Engineering & Training Systeme

Technical Author – Aircraft Flight Manuals

Our Technical Publications Authoring department has an immediate opening for a Technical Author with emphasis on the production of Aircraft Flight Manuals and associated documentation.

Your place of work: Stans, Schweiz

What you do:

  • The formatting and presentation of aircraft limitations, normal and emergency procedures, performance, weight and balance and system description with schematic data for use in the aircraft cockpit environment
  • Creating draft illustrations/illustration production packages from drawings, photographs, sketches etc. to aid in the final preparation of artwork
  • Gathering source information from Manufacturing, engineering and Flight Test Departments
  • Liaising with internal certification authorities for approval of documentation

What you bring:

  • Minimum 3 years' experience as a technical author writing aircraft technical documentation to the ASD S1000D and iSpec 2200 specifications
  • Experienced in the creation and maintenance of Airplane Flight Manuals and associated documentation including but not limited to Supplements, Check Lists, Quick Reference Handbooks, Weight & Balance
  • Knowledge of engineering, production and flight documentation related to aircraft
  • Experienced with the creation and manipulation of complex MS Word, Adobe FrameMaker and Arbortext Editor documentation
  • Working knowledge of the ASD S1000D specification within a Common Source Data Base (CSDB) environment
  • Fluent English language skills (C1 level); German not mandated but would be an advantage
Fly with us

We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Martina Bürkle
Human Resources Manager
Phone: +41 41 619 61 68

Apply online