Technical Writer

IQIP, the global leader in pile driving and handling equipment, is looking for a Senior Technical Writer. Together with our 400 colleagues across the globe, we provide smart and sustainable solutions for a variety of projects. Our work extends both at sea, where we contribute to wind farm and oil & gas projects, and on land, where we engage in projects related to bridges and ports. You will be playing a crucial part in upgrading and future-proofing our documentation systems, using your expertise in technical writing and your passion for large machinery and mechanical engineering.

Your work

As a Senior Technical Writer at IQIP, you will be responsible for transitioning from traditional documentation methods to a more advanced, structured approach using Content Management Systems like Fischer TIM. Your work will involve reorganizing existing content for better accessibility and reusability, with a focus on user-centric documentation. This includes creating and managing various forms of content in text and illustrations, should you be inclined.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Determine and supervise the content & documentation strategy.
  • Organize and standardize the documentation structure.
  • Initiate and supervise the optimization of documentation.
  • Initiate and create or supervise the development of illustrations.
  • Initiate and create or supervise the documentation package for new equipment.
  • Check and approve documentation packages.

Your profile

  • Proficiency in DITA, Simplified Technical English (STE), and structured writing approaches for content creation, including topic-based writing and XML.
  • Experience with CMS, preferably Fischer TIM.
  • Knowledge of EU Product regulations/CE and relevant standards.
  • Knowledge of Lattice XVL Studio, Adobe Illustrator is a big plus.
  • Affinity with large machines/mechanical engineering.
  • Ability to collaborate closely with product specialists in content creation.
  • For senior roles, experience in managing documentation strategies and supervising content creation is essential.

Our offer:

  • Monthly salary depending on your level and expertise. (CLA/CAO Metalektro)
  • 8% holiday allowance, paid annually.
  • 40 paid annual leave days (27 holidays + 13 additional days).
  • Competitive benefits such as travel expenses, laptop, and educational opportunities, pension fund.
  • Work location is Sliedrecht (NLD) (working at the office).
  • Flexible working hours.

About Working at IQIP

Our greatest passion is technology, and we are deeply committed to our clients’ projects and the sustainable solutions we achieve. No challenge is too big, and by sharing and combining our knowledge, we always provide a solution. We design and manufacture innovative and high-quality heavy equipment. With our expertise and service, we make the difference. Together, we are building the world for future generations.

Safety is a top priority, and everyone’s unique talents contribute to our success. Do you want to be part of our story? Let’s build the world of tomorrow together.

Click on “Apply” to start the journey! Our recruiter will contact you to answer any questions you may have and to get acquainted. From there, you will meet your new colleagues and our unique location!

Technical Writer
Location: Sliedrecht
Department: Engineering
Contract type: Permanent
Working hours: Part-time
Reference: us9uh
Published: 22-03-2024

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