Solar PV Designer

Renewable Energy
24-07-2020 09:36 AM

Solar PV Designer
Home-based with occasional UK travel
Contract rate DOE


Astute have been selected to source a Solar PV Designer to work with a sustainable energy consultancy. This is a contract role with an initial 6 month term which could be extended or perhaps become a permanent depending on circumstances. We're looking to speak to Solar PV Designers with varying levels of experience.

Roles & Responsibilities

As a Solar PV Designer, you will be responsible for:

    • Multi-stage design
    • Attending UK-wide site surveys when necessary
    • Designing Solar PV solutions of various sizes
    • Design of installation and upgrades
    • Looking for the most energy efficient solutions

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

    • Experience with the following software - Pictometry, PVWatts, AutoCAD and PVSyst
    • GIS mapping experience
    • Relevant Electrical Engineering qualifications
    • Demonstrable experience of Solar PV Design

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

    • A negotiable contract rate DOE
    • Opportunity to work from home with occasional travel
    • A potential of contract extension or conversion to a permanent role

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02393 910108 and ask to speak to Tim Norford who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!