parts book author in irlam

30 October 2018
alexandra robinson, randstad cpe
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£ 36,000 - £ 43,000 per year
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irlam, north west
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£ 36,000 - £ 43,000 per year
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alexandra robinson, randstad cpe
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job description

A Parts Book Author is required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you experienced in technical illustrating? Do you have the capabilities to be successful in a fast paced manufacturing environment? If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity, then this is the job for you!

Key Responsibilities:

* Responsible for the compilation of parts books/Illustrated parts catalogues
* Creation of parts lists (80% of time) and corresponding illustrations (20% of time) that will be used in parts books and on-line parts information systems
* Using illustration software (Iso-Draw) to convert 3D/JT Models into 2D parts book Illustrations to be used by customers to correctly identify spare parts
* Loading service part numbers into warehouse system (POPIMS) to allow procurement activity to start
* Contribute to team targets for completing parts books within an agreed time frame

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Ideal Candidate's Experience:

* Good IS/IT skills (Majority of time in this role is spent checking BOM data and matching up part numbers within aftermarket systems)
* Managing Bills of Material or Managing Design Changes within a BOM/Parts listing system
* Ability to recognise engine spare parts/components by description/drawing/shape
* Use of Technical Authoring or Product Lifecycle packages, eg Windchill
* Microsoft applications, typically Excel
* Experience of industrial diesel engines, automotive parts, agricultural equipment/machinery

Minimum criteria:

* Good working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
* Ability to interpret basic technical data
* Good communicator who is comfortable working with a variety of people across an organisation
* Good analytical and problem-solving skills

Key Competencies:

* Contributing to Team Success
* Customer Focus
* Planning and Organising/Managing Work
* Quality Orientation/Work Standards
* Ability and willingness to adapt and learn

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.





educational requirements

automotive engineering,engineering