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Date Added: Sat 11/03/2023

Trainee Technical Author

South West, TA4, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £35000/annum

Morson Projects are a reputable multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy with over 40 years' experience across the UK and overseas. Our highly qualified engineering teams deliver capability and experience across numerous engineering disciplines, enabling the provision of complete end-to-end project management, design and delivery services to our valued long-term client partnerships.

We are committed to the reskilling, retaining and ongoing development of our people. To aid our continued growth we are currently looking to employ aspiring Technical Authors to support the effective and timely delivery of Technical Publications to meet Rotary Wing aircraft programmes (AW101, EH101, Merlin) and In-Service Support requirements.

Successful applicants will undertake our fully funded bespoke in-house Technical Author training, supported by external industry specific training at key development milestones.

Applicants will require experience of the Merlin / AW101 / EH101 and ideally possess a strong familiarity with aircraft modification process and procedures.

Upon completion of the training the main responsibilities of the Technical Author will include;

* Produce Technical Instructions as a consequence of airworthiness data from all areas of the business to manage the correct mitigating actions are controlled to ensure the LMW customer base is informed in a timely manner of all airworthiness information and required corrective actions as appropriate.

* Maintain and as required liaise with all stakeholders to successfully close the issuing of aircraft inspections or modification instructions to reduce the cost of ownership of the aircraft, and control the implementation of product enhancements.

* Manage your individual activities, its dependencies to ensure completion of the related tasks against priorities from an airworthiness perspective and aircraft delivery, to ensure the Helicopter fleet is delivered and maintained in an airworthy manner.

* Provide and maintain complete workload status reports to ensure performance metrics can be produced.

* Support the business with the expert technical process knowledge for the delivery of the correct airworthiness technical information in a timely manner to limit the amount of business exposure. Thus reducing the overall operating costs of the business by ensuring a cost-effective solution is promulgated to the customer base, whilst maintaining fleet availability.

* Ensure the associated Technical Instructions are developed in accordance with all relevant departmental procedures and company operating system, and ensure any recommendations for continued improvement are highlighted to the management team.

Key skills;

* Aircraft engineering and/or aircraft Technical Publications experience.

* Knowledge of Air Publication specifications e.g. ASD Spec 1000D, MilSpec1388 LSAR, DADS, DAvP 70/77, ATA02/90, ATA100, etc.

* An understanding of Airworthiness and Flight Safety regulations and requirements

* Knowledge of technical authoring and production tools e.g. Framemaker, Eagle Publishing System (EPS) and CAPS2000.

For further information or to apply please contact Matthew Thompson at Morson Projects
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