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Mechanical Technical Author (m/f)

Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG

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Mechanical Technical Author (m/f)

Mechanical Technical Author (m/f)
Our Technical Publications Department has an immediate opening for a Mechanical Technical Author to join the team responsible for the preparation of technical publications for our world-leading aircraft.
This challenging position involves:
  • The production of descriptive, operation and procedural Data Modules and page blocks to ASD S1000D specification from engineering reports, drawings and general aircraft related documentation for the mechanical chapters of Pilatus technical publications
  • Assistance with the Mechanical aspects of Service Bulletins, Airplane Flight Manuals 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
For this position you are required to have the following skills and background:
  • Aeronautical mechanical apprenticeship / formal training
  • Minimum 2 to 3 years' experience as a technical author writing aircraft mechanical technical documentation to ASD S1000D specification
  • Experienced in the field of aviation through practical hands on
  • Experienced in the use of ASD Simplified Technical English and Arbortext Editor within a Common Source Data Base (CSDB) environment
  • SGML/XML, Microsoft Word, FrameMaker + SGML are an advantage
  • Good sound knowledge of engineering drawing systems and general aircraft related documentation
  • English mother tongue preferred but not mandated
For further information about the advertised position please get in touch with Sibylle Maumenée, Junior Human Resources Manager, Phone +41 41 619 62 54.

Would you like to take off with us? We're looking forward to receiving your completed online application including motivation letter, CV, reference letters, diplomas and certificates.

Pilatus Aircraft Ltd
Human Resources
P.O. Box 992, CH-6371 Stans
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