Electrical Technician (m/f/n) UK

 UK

We are seeking an Electrical Technician (m/f/n) to provide operational support to our clients commercial and utility scale PV installations over the Cambridge area (estimated 70 MW). This is a great opportunity for a qualified electrician to work within the renewable energy industry or to expand their working knowledge of LV systems and large-scale PV systems.

The role requires travel to and from sites on a daily basis and on call responsibilities.

We are looking for an individual who is self-motivated and can work with minimal supervision, has the ability to assess technical situations and possesses good organisational skills

Requirements:

  • Electrical installation certificate to level 3 City & Guilds or NVQ equivalent or an equivalent electronics qualification
  • BS7671 wiring regulations to 18th Edition and a sound working knowledge of them
  • HVAP Trained (desirable)
  • City & Guilds inspection and test certificate to level 3 (desirable)
  • Working at Height certificate (desirable)
  • ECS health and safety certificate (desirable)
  • Demonstrable experience as an Installation electrician working in large scale commercial installations
  • Previous experience of working with any DC electrical system (desirable)
  • Familiar with data communications, Ethernet, MODBUS, Cat5, fibre  

Tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Manage a preventative maintenance programme to ensure installations are working at peak performance
  • Carry out works on commercial ground mounts and rooftops
  • Identify/Locate and respond to fault situations
  • Regularly log into the remote management system to monitor for alarms and generation statistics
  • Carry out Due Diligence Site and Paperwork Inspections
  • Assist in rectification works
  • Document each intervention on site with agreed templates and by agreed date
  • Understand the contract for each site to enable effective management
  • Abide by company H&S protocols
  • Undertake appropriate on-going training
  • Keep records of near misses, and accidents
  • File risk assessments and method statements for each visit – with ref to our safe system of works
  • Use the lone working protection system
  • Customer liaison
  • Liaison with Plant Manager and Operations Manager
  • Weekly vehicle inspection
  • Keep time recording records
  • Stock management
  • Ensuring that all test equipment is fully functional and calibrated
  • Ensure PPE is appropriate and well maintained
  • Management of contractors as necessary to maintain site order

Remuneration and Benefits:

  • Holidays: 25 days per annum + Bank Holidays
  • Pension scheme: The People’s Pension
  • Company provides:Car/truck, Laptop, Mobile phone
  • Location:Flexible but ideally Cambridge Area

Interested?

Then, we would be pleased about your convincing application including information on your salary expectations and your earliest possible entry date!

Please send your application to  recruitmenten-comecom.