Electrical Technician (m/f/n) UK


We are seeking an Electrical Technician to provide operational support to our clients commercial and utility scale PV installations over the Sheffield area (estimated 76 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 experienced individual who is self-motivated and can work with minimal supervision, has the ability to assess technical situations and possesses good organisational skills


  • 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 (with at least 2 years’ experience in HV systems)
  • 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
  • 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/van, Laptop, Mobile phone, Tablet
  • Location:Sheffield Area


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.