O&M technician Colchester

O&M technician Colchester

Job Title: O&M technician Colchester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: Up to £36000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH12737_1541668469
Contact Name: Jack Gandy
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2018 09:14

Job Description

Operations & Maintenance Technician - Solar
Up to £35,000 DoE + Benefits
Colchester- Field Based

Our client, a leading company working within the Renewable Energy & Solar PV sector, currently require an O&M Technician / Field Service Engineer / Solar PV Engineer to join their team. You'll be responsible for carrying out operations & maintenance activities on multiple sites across Colchester and the surrounding area.

As an O&M Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out operations, fault finding, checks and maintenance on multiple solar PV plants which will include working on inverters, electrical components, cabling, junction boxes and the framework.
  • Assisting in the construction and installation of solar plant when required.
  • Ensuring adherence to all health & safety procedures at all times.
  • Managing relationships with local contractors working on the sites.
  • Providing reports on tasks undertaken.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to hold relevant electrical engineering qualifications (apprenticeship / City & Guilds / NVQ / 17th Edition etc.) as well as have proven experience in a similar O&M Technician or Field Service Engineer role. Previous experience in the solar PV sector (especially working on ground mount plant) and high voltage (HV) would be very advantageous.

This role will be covering multiple sites in Bristol and the surrounding areas, so you will need to hold a full & valid driving licence.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading company in the Renewable Energy & Solar PV industry! They're offering a competitive salary in the region of £25,000 to £35,000 depending on experience, plus benefits including van, tools etc.

If you would like to apply for this Operations & Maintenance Technician role, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Jack Gandy on 02392 222960 for more information.

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.