Senior Technical writer Hengelo

As a Senior Technical Writer, you are the bridge between technical complexity and comprehensible documentation. Your strength lies in translating both traditional and innovative concepts into clear and engaging content. If you are driven to make information accessible to a wide audience and at the same time appreciate the freedom of working remotely, we would like to talk to you. Do you see a match and would you like to put your experience to use and thus contribute to the company's success? 

Then we would like to invite you to come and have a cup of coffee and get to know us better. Will you become our new colleague? Then you will also receive a welcome bonus of €1,000

What will you do?  

Lead the design and development of high-quality technical documentation, including manuals, user guides and online content; 

Collaborate with technical experts to translate complex concepts into clear and concise text; 

Maintain and update existing documentation; 

Monitor and enforce documentation standards and guidelines; 

Analysing user feedback and making improvements to optimise user experience. 

Where will you work?  

As a Senior Technical Writer, you will be working for leading, often international organisations. You will work within multidisciplinary project teams with a high degree of independence. Projects are carried out partly at one of our offices in the Netherlands, partly at home and on location at the client's premises. Flexible workplaces and remote working are very common and that includes flexible working hours. Within Etteplan, you are never alone. Together with about 60 other technical writers, there is always an opportunity to spar or exchange ideas. In addition, you report weekly to your project leader or project manager.    
Etteplan helps companies produce and manage all technical information from the development or installation of a product to its modernisation or recycling. Thanks to our services, technical information is always up-to-date, readily available and reusable. With us, you become part of a large company with plenty of room for the individual. Etteplan is characterised by an open and relaxed corporate culture with driven and committed employees where we believe in the principle of 'together we achieve more'.  

What do we ask?  

Minimum 5 years' experience as a Technical Writer in a technical environment; 

Excellent command of the English language both verbally and in writing; command of the Dutch language is a plus;  

Willingness to travel and work at your client's premises. Possession of a driving licence is very useful;  

Knowledge of documentation and publishing tools and able to work well with various software packages.  


What do we offer?  

A temporary contract which will be converted to a permanent contract on good performance. We also offer a good basic salary and attractive fringe benefits with a collective pension scheme, holiday pay, travel allowance. Etteplan encourages a healthy lifestyle for our employees through daily fresh fruit in the workplace, a work-from-home policy and flexible working hours and flexible workplaces. You will receive 25 regular annual holidays (based on full-time employment). In addition, we guarantee a good working atmosphere with an active staff association and the opportunity for personal development by using our career model and E-Learning through your personal GoodHabitz account.   


How to apply  

We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity.   

We look forward to receiving your application! Please respond via the application button and we will be happy to engage with you. We will reply to your application as soon as possible. If you have any questions, contact our Corporate Recruiter Brigitte Hendriks directly at, by phone or via Whatsapp at 06-28098392.   


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Brigitte Hendriks 
+31 40 744 0980
+31 6 28098392
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