Technical Writer - Land Based fish farming solutions

AKVA group is the world's largest supplier of solutions and services to global aquaculture. Driven by passion, commitment and a deep understanding of the complexity in our industry, we can solve the most advanced challenges at sea and on land, and contribute in making aquaculture more sustainable. The will to pioneer a better future has been the driving force for AKVA group since the birth in Norway over 40 years ago. Today we are present in all the world's markets with offices in 11 countries.

The development of land based fish farming is important to meet the growing market demand for salmon in a sustainable manner, and AKVA group plays an important role in making this happen as the world’s leading supplier of land based solutions.

To support our growth we are now seeking an experienced Technical Writer to join our Engineering Department to produce end user manuals for our systems. In this role you need to have a strong understanding of technical writing principles and be familiar with single source authoring tools such as XML, Adobe, or similar.

Work location will be at our modern head office at Klepp Næringspark, only a short 5-minute walk from Øksnevadporten train station, with parking for everyone, and brand-new gym/shower facilities.

Working Tasks

  • Collaborate with our engineering team to develop and produce end user manuals for our systems.
  • Create and maintain technical documentation for our products, including installation manuals, user manuals, and other technical documents.
  • Work closely with the engineering team to understand complex technical concepts and translate them into easy-to-understand language for end users.
  • Use technical drawings and schematics to create and illustrate technical documentation.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure documentation accuracy and completeness.


  • Bachelor's degree in Technical Communication, Engineering, or related field. Longer experience can compensate for lack of education.
  • Experience in technical writing for engineering systems, in a technical industry.
  • Proven experience in technical writing, with a focus on end user manuals and technical documentation.
  • Experience with single source authoring tools such as XML, Adobe, or similar.
  • Familiarity with technical drawings and schematics.
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.

Personal Abilities

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and prioritize tasks effectively.

Values and opportunities

In this role we can offer a job in a global and ambitious company, where we strive to produce and deliver excellent aquaculture systems with optimal water quality conditions needed in land based fish farming. You will be part of a team of enthusiastic and dedicated people and have a broad interface with many stakeholders. The industry and job have many exiting challenges to solve, where you will get opportunities for both professional and personal development.

Our vision is “Pioneering a better future” and our values are CARE. CARE stands for: Customer Focus, Aquaculture Knowledge, Reliability and Enthusiasm. These are our common expectations for all employees, and hopefully values that you can identify yourself with.

We value our employees and their diversity, culture, and background, and we work together to provide the best work environment on a global level. We have social clubs, summer and winter gatherings and employee organized trips and events. 

Applications are handled on an on-going basis / Søknader behandles fortløpende


Abdikarim Ali Abdinassir Team Lead Engineering - Land Based Klepp