Technical Writer to Toyota Material Handling

Technical Writer to Toyota Material Handling

Are you passionate about providing clarity and want to work in a transparent environment where we help each other? Toyota Material Handling Logistics Solutions believe that teamwork can revolutionize the industry. If you would like to see how, have a look at their vision of the future at:

You will

As a Technical Writer you are responsible for providing up-to-date, accurate, and easy-to-use technical documentation of Toyota´s automation offering. Target groups include the international sales organization, deployment engineers, support staff, customers, and partners.

You will work autonomously, aligning with release schedules. You are expected to develop a broad network throughout the organization to funnel information on changes, new developments, and best practices. Perceptiveness, social skills and a service-oriented mindset are essential skills. Changes to software and hardware are frequent and you must be comfortable with rapidly evolving products as well as a fluid and distributed organization.

Core responsibilities
  • Responsible for the continuous management and improvement of technical documentation for automation software and hardware.
  • Writing original articles for new features, products and updates.
  • Organizing the documentation database, enabling free-text search, simple navigation etc.
  • Supporting and coordinating other writers.
  • Maintaining direct communication with readers on comment fields and by email.
  • Aligning company terminology.
  • Supporting role in UX, by managing UI text and translations.
  • Administration of the publication platform in terms of layout (CSS), user permissions, processes, etc.
You are

You have at least three years experience as a Technical Writer, preferably in industrial automation, or neighboring fields such as automotive, logistics or telecom. Your educational background can be either within technical writing or broadly in technology.

You are fluent in English, spoken as well as written and you enjoy composing precise, fluent and useful texts. You master the concept of topic-based writing (DITA or similar), and you are comfortable in a fully web-based setting.

You are social, open-minded and self-motivated. You are aware of the needs of various reader groups and you are always willing to listen and help.


We are collaborating with Sigma Recruit regarding this recruitment. Please contact recruitment consultant Christina Tilly;, 0730-85 30 68 or Patrik Jensen;, 0702-37 57 34.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!

About the company

Toyota Material Handling Europe is one of the world's largest suppliers of material handling solutions, both within forklifts and related products and services. The subsidiary Logistics Solutions (TMHLS) which is a central part of the development and innovation part of Toyota Material Handling is located at Lindholmen Science Park in Gothenburg. Logistics Solutions develops solutions in automation, telematics, software development and inventory management and has approximately 150 employees. Toyota Material Handling Europe has a total of approximately 9000 employees in about thirty sales companies, as well as in development and manufacturing units in Sweden, Italy and France.
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Område Göteborgs stad
Yrkesroll Data & IT
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag Löpande (60 dagar kvar)