Senior Technical Writer

Job Title: Senior Technical Writer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai, Dubai
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: 454545
Contact Name: Kristina Khusseyn
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Reporting Structure:

The Senior Technical Writer will report to the Senior Management and deliver tasks determined by the Senior management (CEO and COO).


Dubai - with frequent travel to GCC.


Anticipated remuneration: Negotiable

In addition our client will provide private medical insurance and an annual flight ticket to home country for the employee and dependants.

Key Attributes:

  • The senior technical writer should ideally have around 15+ years of experience
  • Applicants are expected to come from a strong technical background with a minimum of a Bachelors level of study in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Waste Management, Biotechnology or another related subject.
  • Strong inter- personal communication skills
  • Able to articulate complicated concepts both verbally and written
  • Level of English must be completely fluent written and spoken
  • Strong work ethic
  • Proactive approach to tasks, projects and system development
  • Strong problem solver
  • Calm under time pressure
  • Education level must be in a field and to a level that they are able to research, understand and apply new information to a task, project or field issue
  • A good technical background with the ability to articulate technical issues in a clear and concise format

Job Description:

Document Preparation and Project Management for the completion of:

  • Regulatory Documentation and Reporting
  • Land Applications
  • Operating permits
  • Technical write-ups for proposals to clients
  • Research Reports
  • Method Statements for waste management and environmental projects
  • MSDS Documentation
  • Operating and Policy Manuals

Participate in development of:

  • Facility designs
  • Facility operating methods
  • Technology review, selection and integration
  • Material handling methods and solutions
  • HAZMAT management systems
  • HSE management systems
  • Project adaptations and improvements

Analytical Reviews

  • Review of operating methods and procedures.
  • Review of site operations
  • Review of site documentation and development strategies

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