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Technical Writer

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions develops and produces products and services for our customers’ drilling, rock reinforcement, hauling, loading and mechanical cutting, as well as mine automation needs, worldwide. Our Load & Haul Division Turku plant produces underground loaders and trucks. To strengthen our Documentation team, we are currently looking for Technical Writer to be based in Turku.

Your role

As a Technical Writer, you will be a member of a team responsible for creating operator’s, maintenance, service & repair manuals, technical bulletins and contribute on spare part document process.

You interpret material from our product safety organization, engineering, product line, and other stake holders and develop manual content independently, following our general documentation principles.

You will actively participate in development of our customer documentation and the processes involved. In addition, you participate in order-based engineering documentation process, content design and act as key user for our documentation systems.

Your background

To be a successful candidate for this position you need a degree in technical engineering and at least couple of years of experience in technical documentation, such as creation of operator’s, maintenance and/or parts manuals. Knowledge of structural documentation is essential, and knowledge of content management software is seen as a benefit. Experience in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, CAD- , PDM and Oxygen/Tridion software is seen as a benefit.

The original language of our manuals is English. Therefore, you must possess excellent written and verbal English language skills. Basic Finnish language skills are also required, as some of our source material is only available in Finnish. As well as being result oriented and quality conscious in your working style, you are also a team player with an ability to express yourself with good communication and social skills.

We offer you an interesting role in an international business environment, extraordinary products, great colleagues and opportunities for your professional development. At Sandvik, we encourage an inclusive working environment and strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business and thereby, our customers.

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Contact information

For further information about this position please contact recruiting manager: Kimmo Virtanen, Documentation Manager, tel. +358 40 550 6662.

For further information about the recruitment process, please contact: HR Services Finland, tel. +358 800 1 44444 (weekdays at 9-11 and 13-15 EET).

Want to be part of our Documentation team?

Submit your application and CV including your salary request by Sunday May 26th, 2024.

When applying in our system, please make sure to also attach your introductory letter when asked to upload your CV.

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Job ID: R0062493

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, parts, service, digital solutions and sustainability-driving technologies for the mining and construction industries. Application areas include rock drilling, rock cutting, loading and hauling, tunneling and quarrying. In 2023, sales were approximately 66 billion SEK with about 17.000 employees.

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