Operations Manager

Renewable Energy
£45000 - £50000 per annum + Holiday pay, company pension
23-12-2021 11:17 AM

Operations Manager - Solar PV

Renewable Energy


£45,000 to £50,000 DOE + excellent benefits


Astute are working with an award winning business, who provide solar design and installation for commercial properties across Gloucester. We're looking for an experienced Operations Manager, ideally located in and around the Cheltenham area, to be involved in managing the Installation and Operational Teams.

The company offers genuine opportunities for self-development and progression.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Managing Director, as the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing post order pre-installation processes, including equipment ordering, scaffold and plant
  • Managing Roofing teams, in-house electricians, Operational Support team and sub-contractors
  • Identifying resource gaps/opportunities and recruitment for Operations team
  • Managing and be accountable for ensuring Mypower adheres to all required H&S requirements
  • Assisting with physical onsite installations and provide technical support to team members
  • Be accountable for post customer satisfaction and resolve any issues or requirements
  • Sourcing suitable subcontractors and agreeing contracts and ongoing maintenance
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • At least 3 years commercial solar PV experience or a closely related industry
  • Have electrical engineering or commercial electrical experience
  • Must have Health & Safety management/assessment experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • A degree in an engineering discipline (desirable)

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive salary of £45,000 to £50,000 depending on experience
  • 20 days holiday + public holidays
  • Company pension

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to arayner@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 07441390252 and ask to speak to Aaron Rayner 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.

Become part of something great

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!