Manual Writer / Documentation Specialist

  • HBO/Universiteit (WO)
  • Zuid-Holland

Describe technically complex machines for professional users.


Our customer delivers technically complex machines. Originally a Dutch company. Now part of a multinational. Market leader. Good profitability. Branches around the world. The working language in the office is English. Multicultural.

The machines are large and complex. Not just large; huge is more appropriate. Often used for the energy transition. All technologies combined. Steel construction, electrical engineering, software engineering, mechanical engineering, drive technology, hydraulics. Safety and the environment are important. Good working atmosphere. Contemporary office.

Vacature informatie

Writing technical documentation is a profession. It seems easy but it is not. Divers. You translate the knowledge of the specialist into useful customer documentation. Consultation with colleagues, suppliers and customers. Interviewing experts. Search for information. Collaborate. Not only text but also drawings, parts lists, video instructions, etc. You use multiple communication options. Critical spare parts. You are important as a source of information for people internally and externally. You train customers / employees how to use written procedures.

Wat wij bieden

Challenging, variety, development and growth. The chance to become the spider in the web. You know everything or know where to find it. Customers know where to find you. Internal colleagues too. Never boring work. Full-time or part-time. Working in a combination between from home and in the office. Getting information at the office, working it out at home.

Good primary employment conditions; even better secondary working conditions.

Wat heb je nodig

  • You are allowed to work in the Netherlands / have a working visa
  • You have at least a technical bachelor degree
  • You are fluent in the English language
  • You like computers and applications
  • You have an eye for detail
  • You are curious, approach people easily and are not afraid to ask
  • You have very good communication skills
  • You are proactive
  • You want to do it right; after all it is your documentation
  • Experience as a technical writer is a plus


KERN Engineers works with a detavast construction. This means that you are employed by KERN Engineers for one year. After that you will transform to the payroll of our client. We offer you, as long as legally allowed, the same primary and secondary employment conditions as our client.

Further we offer you:

  • Coaching conversations
  • Drinks with other KERN Engineers working through us

Contactinformatie sollicitatie

Petro Walters

Solliciteer op Manual Writer / Documentation Specialist