Solar O&M Technician

Cambridge

We are currently working with a nationwide provider of O&M services to the solar PV sector who currently managed over c.1.2GW of sites across the UK.

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

 

Responsibilities 

  • 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
  • Participate in internal and external meetings as requested
  • Identify and meet personal job-related training and development as required.

 

Requirements

Essential

  • BS 7671 17th or 18th Edition Electrical Regulations
  • Good knowledge of DC, AC, communications and circuit protection and will have strong fault-finding skills
  • Worked on commercial or utility-scale solar PV projects
  • Comprehensive knowledge of DC Electrical systems
  • Ability to understand site drawings and SLDs.
  • Ability to work under pressure and deal with emergency situations
  • Must have strong IT and communication skills
  • Must be hardworking, reliable and flexible
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team

Desirable

  • HV training (desirable, but will be provided)
  • Experience of working with central inverter manufacturers
  • BS 2391 Inspection and Testing 

 

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