For a well known client operating in the United Arab Emirates, we are currently looking for Procedure Writers. This is a temporary position to be based in the UAE.

Role description

Due to a shift in business needs, the workload in Procedures and Records Management function has increased substantially and the following elements require the services of a team of 6 further consultants dedicated to a procedure writing service within the Nawah Procedure Management Group, where the consultants assists the Nawah Documentation Project with the day-to-day procedure writing service, as required by Nawah.


• Creation of initial procedures using vendor manuals, industry procedures or procedures supplied by other experts as required by the functions.

• Processing of Procedure Change Requests (PCRs) generated by the functions. These Procedure Change Requests are generated on a daily basis by the functions and work is allocated by the procedure controller/supervisor on a daily basis.

• Reformatting of existing procedures in accordance with Nawah Administrative Writers Guide and Technical Writers Guide requirements. These time-lines are determined by Management and the Functions.

• Perform technical administrative activities as assigned by section head.

• The contracted procedure writers are fully integrated into the Nawah Procedures and Records Management function and systems and makes a large contribution in decreasing the procedure workload of the Function.

Essential skills

• Full English fluency is required for procedure understanding, print reading, and interfacing with other departments to complete the tasks at hand.

• Have at least 5 years of Nuclear Power Plant experience as a Nuclear procedure writer.

• Advanced print reading skills (electrical, mechanical, P&ID, logic and control) to be able to accurately understand plant drawings.

• Also, the procedure writers must be able to understand vendor manuals from a technical perspective to apply that knowledge to procedure content and to validate or recommend technical information be added to procedures to ensure clear, concise and accurate content.

• The procedure writers must understand the concept of procedure use and adherence and its application to procedures.

Published by Thomas Thor

Thomas Thor Associates is a consulting and recruitment organisation providing services to the global nuclear sector. We represent nuclear industry experts and provide nuclear jobs to our clients for either freelance contract assignments or permanent staff positions.

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