You are expected be an expert in the field of Technical Writing, editing and proofreading. You will be responsible for all the publications of the Flight Operations Department to meet regulatory and industry standards and ensure usage of proper technical terminology. You will ensure that Qatar Airways established publications are 100% accurate and a continual analysis of the progress of each manual revision is made and action are taken to minimise the possible disruption to the publication schedule.
Operational duties will involve translating technical information into clear, readable documents, lead the creation of a documentation methodology ensuring that styles are consistent, rewriting when required and that the contents are correct. You will provide technical guidance in producing company documentation from any approved application (CDMS, Frame Maker, ADOC, Acrobat etc.) and create graphical images, flowcharts and diagrams for use in documentation.
Working within a team, you will need to work to present targets and timelines as a team; and show initiative and originality at the same time. You are expected to manage the workload to meet the department’s responsibilities and produce high-quality documentation that meets required standards and is appropriate for its intended audience.
This position essentially requires you to have good working knowledge of Airline Flight Operations Technical Publication and knowledge of Structured Documentation. Familiarity with concepts of internal & external approval of Airline Operations Manual will be an added advantage.
To be successful in this role, you must be able to offer a degree or equivalent qualifications compatible with this role and technically you must have minimum of 5 years of job related skills in Flight Operations Documentation environment along with sound knowledge in ADOC & XML Authoring Systems. It is also essential that you have expert knowledge in aviation standard publication processes and proficiency in Simplified Technical English standard would be an added advantage.
You must possess excellent communication and analytical skills, computer literate with a thorough knowledge of Web based Technologies (XML / SGML / HTML). You should also have excellent people management, leadership, interpersonal and team skills. Excellent eye for detail & communication skills in spoken/written English is an essential requirement of the job.