Technical Writer


Location: Brisbane, Dandenong South, Sydney

Job Type: Full time



Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure, and facilities.

At Downer, we believe in relationships creating success.


A new Technical Writer project role supporting our Corporate People Services team has been created to partner with the Process Improvement Specialist and leadership team in the creation of documentation for exciting key strategic projects. This role will drive the development, review and publishing of newly documented work instructions for the target audience within Downer Group.

This position is a 12 Month Fixed Term contract with possible extension supporting multiple important strategic projects. The position can be based in any of our corporate offices in Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane. At Downer, you will also have access to true hybrid working arrangements.


This role is for you if you:

  • have demonstrated experience in process technical writing and adherence to internal frameworks and management systems;
  • enjoy facilitating technical document writing sessions with internal subject matter experts;
  • can systematically analyse and map processes for communication;
  • want the satisfaction of supporting the development of an intuitive, organised, accessible repository for agreed processes, rolled out Downer-wide; and
  • hold strong understanding of Process, Project Management or Change Management methodologies


As a member of the Downer Group, you will have access to a range of benefits on offer to our team. Some benefits include:

  • Supported flexible working arrangements
  • Diverse and inclusive work culture that values employee health and wellbeing
  • Career support programs and array of L&D opportunities
  • Wellbeing and financial coaching via our selected partner
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Discounted lifestyle purchases such as vehicles, travel, technology to name a few!

For further information, please contact Paul Sampedro at Please do not send applications to this email address as they will not be accepted.

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