Technical Writer

Blargoans Ltd have a 12 month contract opportunity for a Technical Writer to work within our Client’s facility in Caithness.


The purpose of the post is to write and review operating instructions as defined in STD0069.

The Job Holder will be responsible for writing operating instructions and supporting compliance against relevant standards and statutory requirements.



The Job Holder will

  • Liaise with stakeholders and undertake plant and system walk downs to assess the validity of maintenance and operating instructions.
  • Create new maintenance procedures as required
  • Review and amend current maintenance procedures
  • Prepare operating instructions and implement physical document changes to existing documents on behalf of projects and facilities



Desirable Qualifications & Experience

HNC in Engineering or equivalent qualification plus experience

Site experience

SC Clearance will be required, successful candidate may commence work on BPSS Clearance.



Additional Information

The position will provide support to project work being carried out in the PCTL, Argon Gas Blanket, Decontamination Area, WASRF decommissioning, IFC and the Buffer Store.


Technical Author input is also required for production of work packs to allow future project work to progress, work on IFBS options papers, and production of ETP Operating Instructions.



Terms and Conditions
Annual Basic Income – £30,973 to £42,266 – Overtime rates apply as standard.

37.9 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Annual Holiday Entitlement: 25 days annual leave, 8 public holidays, 2.5 privilege holidays.

12 Month Contract


Closing date for CV applications will be on Monday 6th December 2021 @ 12noon

To apply email CV and covering letter to

For further information please contact: Caroline Hay – 01847 851200 with reference BL22494





Blargoans Limited operates as a locally based employment business for temporary/contract recruitment and an employment agency for permanent recruitment for technical and professional roles to the Engineering, Office & Commercial Industries.