Technical Illustrator

  • Olympus
  • Southend-on-Sea SS2 5QH, United Kingdom
  • Feb 14, 2017
Full time Arts/Graphic Design Marketing Media

Job Description

Olympus are currently looking to recruit a Technical Illustrator.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the creation of new Technical Repair Manuals, working collaboratively with Service Engineering & Olympus’s Manufacturing Business Centre R&D department to ensure the accuracy of the content
  • Maintain existing Technical Repair Manuals, ensuring best practices are constantly reviewed, updated and validated
  • Removal of existing documents that are no longer required through the obsolescence process
  • Collaborating with the repair operations team: looking at how the Technical Repair Manuals can be improved for efficiency
  • Consciously look for program upgrades and new technologies to aid the creation of the documentation and user efficiency
  • Assist with new process and development ideas by creating independent Technical Information with clarity and visual representation
  • Attend the ECO/ECR meeting and take ownership of any new or open actions relating to the Service Technical Documentation, ensuring all activity is managed in accordance with current standards
  • Create Service Bulletins and issue to all Olympus Sales Business Centre’s in accordance with the current standards
  • Update technical documentation to EndoNavi (Olympus Global repository for technical repair manuals)
  • Provide support to the Technical Author in maintaining information to the Endoscope method sheets in accordance with the current standards. To include:
  • Maintain existing method sheets, ensuring best practices are constantly reviewed, updated and validated
  • Removal of exiting documents that are no longer required through the obsolescence process
  • Provide support to the Technical Author by assisting in updating content to Technical Services Digital Media Noticeboard.
  • Assist with visual presentation material
  • Update or remove existing material
  • Assist in the Coordination of regular ‘Think tanks’ to canvas new ideas and inspiration that can be used on the Digital Noticeboards

 

Your Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in graphic or technical design is required, along with a comprehensive working knowledge of up to date Adobe Media software, ideally Adobe In-design, Illustrator, Photoshop and Muse
  • Applicants must have experience of working within a technical biased environment, and be able to demonstrate an understanding of technical principles, including document change and version control process
  • Clear and concise written and spoken communication skills
  • Ability to work closely as part of a team