Technical Writer – Rédacteur technique (Machine Documentation) RETIREE WELCOME - RETRAITE(E) BIENVENU(E)

Synova SA — Duillier
01.12.2019 | Employee | 100%

Headquartered in Duillier near Nyon, Synova is the pioneer of a revolutionary hybrid laser processing technology – Laser MicroJet®. Synova provides state-of-the-art high precision material processing in the diamond, watch making, tooling and semiconductor industry as well as for aviation and aerospace manufacturing, medical micro-machining, and diamond toolmaking.

To support Synova’s exciting growth, we are looking to fill the following position in Duillier:

Technical Writer – Rédacteur technique (Machine Documentation) retiree welcome - retraite(e) bienvenu(e)

The ideal candidate will be someone willing to work from 40% to 80% depending on the workload. Given the fact that it will be potentially work on demand, free lance workers and retirees are also welcome to apply.


In this position in Duillier you will:


  • Design, create, maintain and update our technical documents such as operations and maintenance manuals, product updates, specifications sheets for our high precision machines
  • Develop and maintain the training documents for the end users
  • Gather all necessary information, own the whole process including revision and approval
  • Organize and manage the translation of all technical documents
  • Various forms of documentation projects within the customer support department
  • Other tasks depending on your strengths and interests including quality


For this position, we are looking for candidates with the following profile:


  • HES degree, technical background or equivalent
  • Experience in writing users manuals in the machine tooling industry
  • A good command of written English
  • At ease with computer editorial and illustration tools (e.g. Adobe, CorelDraw, Word,..)
  • The ability to quickly grasp, generalize and synthesize complex technical concepts, and make them easily understandable in text and pictures
  • A keen attention to detail and high regard for quality


 Do you want to join our fast-growing, innovative and progressive company? If you feel that you have the qualities to make an effective contribution, please apply now with your complete application through job up.


We will contact only the selected candidates. Many thanks for your understanding.




Employee, 100%

Required minimum profile

  • Technical background
  • Good command of written English
  • experience in writing user manuals for the machine tooling industry


Synova SA

Route de Genolier 13

1266 Duillier

Phone: +41 21 55 22 600

Fax: +41 21 55 22 601

Synova SA

Route de Genolier, 13Duillier


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Synova SA

Route de Genolier, 13Duillier


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