Field based Senior Engineer Solar PV
Marshall Resource Partners are a specialist Green Recruitment Consultancy working in the Renewable Energy, Environmental, IT, Sustainability sectors. My Client is a vertically integrated Operations and Maintenance specialist for utility scale ground mounted solar farms in the UK and Europe. Join a highly experienced and well trained team of engineers managing one of the largest portfolios in the UK. In return you will be rewarded with a high level of job satisfaction, training and proven career progression within a stable industry. Location: Okehampton Devon (home based) Field based Senior Engineer Solar PV Key Responsibilities: - You will be responsible for maintaining the operation and production of solar parks. - Regular reporting to the Team Leader and working to tight schedules, the role will be based from home and will require regular travel and some overnight stays, with all expenses paid. - You will ensure timely and planned operations are delivered to the highest standards, together with fault finding and reporting to Head Office. - Electrical inspection of the plant, to include DC and LV/HV sides of the production - Testing and resolution of the electrical systems, producing electrical certificates, together with ancillary items such as CCTV, communication centres and weather stations - Mechanical checks and maintenance to the structure and buildings within the site, ensuring all equipment is clean and functioning correctly - Grounds Maintenance, Checking fencing and perimeter security systems, vegetation growth, ensuring the site is always well presented - Conduct regular and planned visits to multiple sites while also managing unplanned response to issues as they arise. - Managing stock and requisitions with the assistance of Head Office - Attend regular meetings with senior management at Head Office - Reporting of any abnormalities to the Team Leader and resolution of problems Skills required: 17th edition C&G 2391 Inspection and Testing AP 15 (or equivalent HV training) highly desirable Experience in mechanical or electrical maintenance Full and clean UK driving Licence Practical construction experience and Solar PV Knowledge an advantage A can do and practical mind set is essential for this varied role Experience of managing a small team Salary 30-32,000K basic plus call out rate. Benefits Laptop, phone, fuel card, van, uniform and tools provided. Training Pension, 25 days holiday. Personal advancement scheme. The organisation has a keen interest in the performance of its engineers and a job for life policy to the right candidates. Please contact steph.buck for full JD and package information.