Solar O&M Technician - Cambridge Area

We are currently working with a nationwide provider of O&M services to the solar PV sector who currently managed over 1GW of renewable energy across the UK.

They are actively seeking an experienced Solar O&M Technician carry out a mix of preventive and corrective maintenance on their portfolio of solar PV assets.


  • Work to a planned maintenance schedule issued by your line manager.
  • Respond in a timely manner to breakdowns, diagnosing faults and Inspecting work both in progress and upon completion.
  • Repair equipment when necessary and Inspect work for satisfactory performance.
  • Participate and provide on the job training to colleagues.
  • Review suitable stocks of supplies and equipment.
  • Advise manager on required stock levels and cost.
  • Ensure compliance with in-house health and safety policy.
  • Recommend improvements and modifications.
  • Build and maintain positive working relationships with all stakeholders including the public.
  • Document work undertaken / daily activities and provide a daily activity report.
  • Recognise issues and assess risks and review any findings with management.


  • C&G / NVQ L3 electrician
  • BS 7671 17th or 18th Edition
  • BS 2391 Inspection and Testing
  • Previous experience of working on MW-scale soalr PV systems (essential)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of DC Electrical systems
  • Ability to work under pressure and deal with emergency situations
  • Must have strong IT and communication skills
  • AP15/OP40 HV Qualification (desirable)
  • Experience of working with central inverter manufacturers (essential)

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