Job Details
  • Reference356740A_1585814363
  • LocationPerth
  • SalaryNegotiable
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted2 months ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

As one of Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our client, one of Australia's leading resources companies, is seeking to engage a trade qualified Technical Writer based out of head office in Perth, WA with regular travel to site in the Pilbara region. You will play an integral role in the provision of clear and concise technical documentation to support safe and efficient maintenance with an understanding and compliance with all company policies & procedures. In particular, you will use your talents within the Mine Automation Team, to evaluate and analyse complex information for the Autonomous Haulage Systems (AHS) project by converting the difficult to understand into straight forward and user-friendly instructions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Research, outline, write, and edit new and existing content, working closely with the MAT to understand project requirements
  • Assist with the development of the documentation required for the deployment of the AHS system with accountability for all the relevant technical documentation
  • Accountable for managing interfaces with key stakeholders: mine operations, ROC controllers, mobile maintenance, engineering and asset management
  • Work collaboratively with the project team, chosen supplier and operational teams to develop organize, and write procedure manuals, technical specifications, and process documentation
  • Work with the Operation Readiness teams to develop training documentation
  • Engaging with the operations training teams to train the trainers
  • Review and determine critical AHS spares holdings based on maintenance strategies
  • Review and the supplier design documentation and training materials and incorporate into the AHS training documentation
  • Support the program of work required to upskill the operations and maintenance teams to support AHS and including training activities where required, to ensure all activities are being completed safely and appropriately for an autonomous mining operation
  • Project reporting including, progress reporting, and schedule updates

Skills & Qualifications

  • Trade background or Tertiary education in publishing or English language
  • At least 5 years' experience in similar role: technical publishing activities, technical writing or professional publishing gained in the mining industry or similar
  • Accreditation and experience in training and execution
  • Proficiency in the collection of operational and system knowledge condense into technical documentation to support major project deployments in mining or similar industries
  • Microsoft & Visio competency essential
  • Excellence in soft skills including: critical thinking & judgement | complex problem solving | coordinating with others | people management creativity
  • Technical writing role specifically in AHS (in mining) a must

All candidates must be registered through Chandler Macleod, undertake a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol test and provide a National Police Clearance and references.

If the above sounds like you, please use the 'apply now' button to send through your most up to date CV, with a covering letter outlining your reasons for applying, and we shall be in touch soon.