McHale is seeking to recruit a Technical Documentation Engineer to assist in compiling and publishing technical operator manuals. This is a permanent full-time position based in our R&D department in Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo.

The successful candidate will be required to compile and continually update technical publications to our style guidelines, as well as co-ordinate and manage the translation and review process in various languages. They should be able to explain complex information in a clear and concise manner and will also be responsible for reviewing and tracking engineering changes on a day to day basis.

Ideally, the successful candidate will have relevant experience, using publishing software like Adobe FrameMaker or equivalent. They should also be proficient in image capturing, editing and manipulation and show great attention to detail. A good working knowledge of engineering drawings and machinery and experience in 3D design (CAD) and /or illustration packages is desirable .

Key Requirements :

  • Three to five years, experience in the design and compilation of technical documentation and image editing.
  • Fully proficient in a publishing software package, like Adobe FrameMaker or equivalent.
  • A good working knowledge of engineering drawings and machinery.
  • Experience in 3D Design (CAD) or Illustration packages is desirable.
  • Excellent Knowledge of English with ability to explain complex tasks in simple steps.
  • Ability to work on his/ her own initiative and be a team player.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Logical thinker, with good IT skills and proven track record in project management.
  • Flair for design with excellent attention to detail in every aspect of the job.
  • Knowledge of agricultural machinery operation desirable but not essential.

*interested candidates, please submit CV and covering letter to* quoting Technical Documentation Engineer in the subject line of the email.

Alternatively, phone 094520342 for more information.