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Business:  Hiab
Job Function:  Application & Product Management

Dundalk, IE

Technical Writer

As pioneers and global leader, Hiab is ambitious to write forward our success story, inspiring and shaping our industry. The world in which we operate with our class-leading products, intelligent services and innovative digital solutions is constantly changing.


Join Hiab's journey - to inspire and shape the future of intelligent load handling


We are looking for a Technical Writer to join Quality & Product Support Department. The purpose of the position is to create and update TMFL technical documentation. This position is located in Dundalk, Ireland and you will report to Product Support Manager. 


Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Creating and updating technical documentation such as the on-line parts manual (C-Service), operator, service and maintenance manuals, certificates and decals
  • Liaising with translators and printers in relation to new projects
  • Planning and organising the lay-out of text and illustrations in all documentation
  • Updating reports and taking part in related meetings
  • Working as a key member of the editor group.


What you’ll need to succeed:


Ideally you have:


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Mechanical Engineering discipline would be beneficial
  • 1-2 years’ TMFL experience is beneficial
  • Experience on CAD, Pro-E or similar drawing packages are essential
  • Good understanding of Microsoft & Google software
  • Ability to take on a project and work independently
  • Good organisation and communication skills with a flexible approach
  • Knowledge of a second European language, French, Spanish or German, whilst not essential, would be advantageous
  • Motivated self starter with good time management and an interest to learn.

You will be part of:


We offer you a position in a global organisation where you are challenged with interesting and diverse tasks. These tasks will provide a great opportunity for you to grow professionally.


Interested to join?


If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV by 08.02.2021.



Hiab is part of Cargotec

Hiab is the world's leading provider of on-road load handling equipment, intelligent services and digitally connected solutions. As the industry pioneer, Hiab's more than 3,300 employees worldwide focus on our commitment to increase efficiency in our customers' businesses and to shape the future of intelligent load handling.


Hiab's offering encompasses class-leading load-handling equipment, including HIAB loader cranes, LOGLIFT and JONSERED forestry and recycling cranes, MOFFETT truck mounted forklifts, MULTILIFT demountables, and tail lifts under the ZEPRO, DEL, and WALTCO fabrands. Hiab's ProCareTM service, award-winning HiVisionTM crane control system, and HiConnectTM platform demonstrate our constant drive to provide intelligent services and connected solutions that add value to our customers. www.hiab.com


Hiab is part of Cargotec Corporation. Cargotec's sales in 2019 totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion and it employs around 12,000 people. www.cargotec.com