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Technical Communicator

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Date: 13-Jan-2022

Location: Aarhus, DK

Company: Tetra Pak


At Tetra Pak we commit to making food safe and available, everywhere; and we protect what's good – protecting food, protecting people and protecting the planet. By doing so we touch millions of people's lives every day. And we need people like you to make it happen.

For more information about Tetra Pak please click on the below link or visit our website at http://www.tetrapak.com 

Tetra Pak Ice Cream Solutions - the world’s leading supplier of equipment and production lines for the ice cream industry - are looking for a Technical Communicator with solid competences and strong interest in improvements and developements in our technical documentation.

Technical Communicator

As a Technical Communicator you will join our Department of Technical Documentation. The team consists of the Documentation Manager, 4 employees and 2 consultants. Tetra Pak is an international company with locations all over the world, and we cooperate closely with Technical Communicators in Sweden, China, and Germany. 

Tetra Pak is a frontrunner in digital, topic-based, authoring. Over the past 8 years our complete pool of documentation (manuals and spare part catalogues) has been converted to a digital DITA XML format and is now ready to be published on a digital platform. When producing new material, we consistently strive to improve the benefits of the DITA XML format, for instance by focusing on content reuse and structured writing. You will play a big part in developing and improving these processes, methods, and content. 

Preferable you have a technical background in engineering or similar. Alternatively, a background in communication/language. The most important required skill is to be able to communicate technical processes in easy-to-understand instructions.

Personal drive and a proactive approach is important.

The position is based in Aarhus, Denmark

What You Will Do



  • Create topic-based content for user manuals and electronic spare part catalogues. 
  • Ensure that all documents meet legal requirements and company standards.
  • Edit illustrations in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Update and maintain Tetra Pak’s task planning system. 
  • Order translations from an external translation agency.
  • Collaborate with other Technical Communicators in creating best practices.
  • Independently lead internal projects of various complexity.

Who You Are



  • A background in communications or engineering.
  • At least some years of work experience in a similar field (technical writing or other type of content writing).
  • Excellent English writing/communication skills (British English).
  • Flair for technical writing. The ability to understand complex technical processes and communicate them to others.
  • General good IT skills.
  • Experience in the following software is an advantage, but not a requirement: MS Office 365, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Windchill, PTC Arbortext Editor.
  • Experience in communicating across functions and cultural differences.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • You are comfortable initiating and leading projects.
  • You have analytical skills and a systematic work approach. 
  • You enjoy working both independently as well as in a team.

We Offer You



  • Variety of exciting challenges with ample opportunities for development and training in a truly global landscape
  • Culture that pioneers a spirit of innovation where our engineering expert drives visible results
  • Equal opportunity employment experience that values diversity and inclusion
  • Market competitive compensation and benefits with flexible working arrangements

Apply Now!

If you are inspired by technical communication and want to share our responsibility of protecting food to protect the planet, please submit your resume in English through our careers page on https://jobs.tetrapak.com/

This job posting expires on 30th January 2022

Please note that the applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis. The selection process consists of a pre-screening HR interview, followed by a personal meeting with the Hiring Manager and a second-round structured interview with a business simulation exercise. Initially, we will only notify those who are invited to participate the selection process. When the position is filled, we will notify all applicants by all means. 

For further information about the position and the company contact Jørgen Brønd Nielsen, Technical Documentation Manager on JoergenBroend.Nielsen@tetrapak.com or contact the Recruitment Specialist, Tamas Adler on Tamas.Adler@tetrapak.com.


Tetra Pak is committed to protecting its employees, customers and you, our candidates.
We are working towards completing all or most of the steps in the recruitment process for this position by virtual means and further information will be provided as part of the recruitment process.