Junior Technical Writer - Paarl

JUNIOR TECHNICAL WRITER (ENGINEERING) - PAARL
Food & Beverage Engineering
Salary: Market-package

Our client, a leading supplier of packaging solutions has an opportunity for a qualified, Junior Technical Writer to join their Mechanical Engineering Department at their head office in Paarl. Reporting to the Design Office Manager, the ideal candidate should meet the following requirements and be able to fill the subsequent responsibilities:

REQUIREMENTS AND SKILLS:
Tertiary qualification in the technical/engineering field preferred. National Technical Certificate or
higher qualification.
Minimum of two (2) years’ experience as technical writer or similar administrative role.
Experience and technical knowledge of packaging machines (preferred)
Must be computer literate in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, Internet, Adobe
Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier Pro, Adobe Illustrator.
Advantageous – photographic course, MS Navision, Solidworks, Draftsight.
Proven ability of being a fast learner.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Must have the ability to work independently.
A positive attitude, self-motivated and reliable.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Compile machine manuals within approved format, content and applicable standards
Maintenance of technical documents including brochures, catalogs, manuals
Compiling Standard Operating Procedures
Capturing photos and videos of Machines for the development of marketing material
Practical knowledge of photography and printing processes.

Closing date: 30 June 2019
Ref: SEIS0024-19
Vacancy Type: Permanent

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