Position Title: Technical Publications Writer #SGUnitedTraineeships
Company: ST Engineering Land Systems Ltd.
Business Area: Land Systems

Roles & Responsibilities

The trainee will undergo 12 months training in the following areas:

  • Support the development and delivery of technical manuals for various platforms
  • Work across multiple engineering teams to develop contents related to technical manuals
  • Contribute to the improvement of technical writing processes in the following areas:Support process improvement team in identifying, verifying, analyzing, and implementing process improvement. Develop process analysis and re-engineering to improve efficiency, lower costs and improve product quality. Develop workflow and solutions for Electronic Manual conversion in web format (e.g. HTML5)                                                       

Technical Skills and Competencies Trainee will learn during SGUnited Traineeship Programme:

1. Technical writing & communications

  • Conveyance of complex technical information in a clear and coherent manner
  • Writing skills
  • Research skills

ยท2. Project management

  • Scheduling
  • Critical thinking
  • Communication skills

3. Design & writing software skills with Adobe suite of software (Photoshop/ InDesign)

  • Utilise the tools in the software for content creation
  • Design graphics to present technical information

4. Analytical skills

  • Interpret engineering drawings and design documents to extract relevant information and infer repair procedures
  • Interpret maintainability analysis reports to determine content required for manuals
  • Validate written procedures with actual equipment
  • Evaluate current electronic manual workflow and recommend improvements



  • Degree in Mechanical, Mechatronics, Industrial & Systems Engineering or Equivalent
  • Strong interest in technical writing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a strong analytical and conceptual mindset
  • Expert attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Knowledge in Adobe suite of software e.g. Adobe Photoshop, InDesign will be an advantage
  • HTML5 knowledge will be an advantage
  • This is a 12 months traineeship, open to entry level candidates 
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