Solar PV Service Technician

Solar PV Service Technician

Job Title: Solar PV Service Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + car, healthcare
Start Date: asap
Reference: 11975JG_1526488316
Contact Name: Jack Gandy
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 16, 2018 17:31

Job Description

Solar Service Technician
£30,000 - £35,000 plus car, bonus, healthcare and pension

Our client is a renewable energy service provider who provide operations, maintenance and engineering services to UK solar farms. Their O&M contracts consists of a multitude of preventable maintenance tasks to maximize the solar parks power generation output efficiency, as well as providing a call out service to detect, diagnose and rectify electrical and mechanical faults within various facilities.

We are looking for a Solar PV Service technician who has the experience on large scale solar PV construction or O&M.

· Electrically qualified (17th Edition / C&G Inspection & Testing)
· Experience of large scale solar PV construction or O&M
· Able to fault find and diagnose issues on electrical and instrumentation systems
· Experience in Data monitoring systems
· Ethernet & Fibre-optic Communications
· Experienced in working with string combiner boxes
· Experienced in working with inverters before (Centralised & Decentralised)
· Experience in use of IV-Curve testing devices would be advantageous
· High Voltage experience (HV Operational Safety/SAP/AP)
· Experience of telecommunication and CCTV systems

The role is site based and all sites are in and around the midlands area. Because of the travel involved, it is vital that you hold a UK driving licence.

If you are interested in this role, please contact Jack Gandy on 02392 222960 or email

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