Solar Farm Operative

Renewable Energy
£25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension, Holiday
08-06-2022 09:07 AM

Solar Farm Operative


Competitive Salary

Astute are proud to be partnered with a business that offer a range of services such as asset management technical support, financial and legal services to large scale Solar PV projects. With a strategic growth plan in place, a new and exciting new opportunity now exists for a Solar Farm Operative.

As Solar Farm Operative you will be responsible for will attending customers' sites, and warehouses on a day-to-day basis assisting with maintenance activities at various solar PV systems. These PV systems are mainly ground mounted PV systems. The Solar Farm Operative will assist the Field Service Engineers when carrying out maintenance on installations.

As Solar Farm Operative, you will be responsible for:-

  • Assisting Field Service Engineers with routine maintenance, testing, and remedial works on deployed solar PV systems
  • Managing warehouse stock and reporting stock levels through the CMMS or manual reports as applicable
  • Carry out multiple material collections and deliveries
  • Assisting Field Service Engineers with Corrective Maintenance as occur
  • Producing reports detailing on site activities through the automated online platform
  • Reporting all near misses to line manager

To be considered for the Solar Farm Operative role, you will demonstrate experience in:-

  • Familiarity with Solar PV
  • Good computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Reporting software
  • General Labouring / Building / Mechanical experience / Ground
  • Clean driving license

As Solar Farm Operative with our client, you will receive:-

  • Competitive salary of £26k
  • Comprehensive benefits package

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02393 911 007 and ask to speak to Simon Cheung 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!